Investigating the mechanisms of cigarette smoke-induced disruption of serotonin homeostasis in the airways in vitro and in vivo - relevant to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease


Grant Data
Project Title
Investigating the mechanisms of cigarette smoke-induced disruption of serotonin homeostasis in the airways in vitro and in vivo - relevant to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Principal Investigator
Dr Mak, Judith Choi Wo   (Principal investigator)
Duration
30
Start Date
2012-12-01
Completion Date
2015-05-31
Amount
917836
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
cigarette smoking, oxidative stress, inflammation, serotonin, COPD
Discipline
Respiration,Pharmacology/Toxicology
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 773612M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2012/2013
Status
Completed