Mechanism and Reversibility of Myocardial Fibrosis in Patients with Diabetic Cardiomyopathy: Role of Aliskiren.


Grant Data
Project Title
Mechanism and Reversibility of Myocardial Fibrosis in Patients with Diabetic Cardiomyopathy: Role of Aliskiren.
Principal Investigator
Dr Yiu, Kai Hang   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Wang Maggie Mei   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Tse Hung Fat   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Lam Karen Siu Ling   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Bax Jeroen   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
42
Start Date
2012-01-01
Completion Date
2015-06-30
Amount
950000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Diabetes Mellitus, Diabetic Cardiomyopathy, Myocardial fibrosis, Aliskiren
Discipline
Cardiovascular Research
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 785611M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2011/2012
Status
Completed