The Liver-derived Hormone FGF21 as a Novel Regulator of Vascular Function: Molecular Basis and Physiological Implications


Grant Data
Project Title
The Liver-derived Hormone FGF21 as a Novel Regulator of Vascular Function: Molecular Basis and Physiological Implications
Principal Investigator
Professor Xu, Aimin   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Huang Yu   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2012-01-01
Completion Date
2014-12-31
Amount
1250000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Vascular disease, Diabetic complications, Obesity, Hormones, Nitric oxide
Discipline
Cardiovascular Research,Diabetes/Metabolism
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 784111M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2011/2012
Status
Completed