Epigenetic silencing of the lymphocyte homing receptor CD44 in reactive germinal center B cells (GCB) and its activation in GCB-derived lymphomas by aberrant promoter hypomethylation


Grant Data
Project Title
Epigenetic silencing of the lymphocyte homing receptor CD44 in reactive germinal center B cells (GCB) and its activation in GCB-derived lymphomas by aberrant promoter hypomethylation
Principal Investigator
Professor Srivastava, Gopesh   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Choi Wai Lap   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2012-11-01
Completion Date
2014-10-31
Amount
944972
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Gastric lymphoma, GCB-type DLBCL, Follicular lymphoma, CD44, Promoter hypomethylation
Discipline
Pathology,Blood/Hematology
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 777312M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2012/2013
Status
Completed