Investigation of the binding of cell wall proteins of Penicillium marneffei and Aspergillus fumigates with proinflammatory lipid signaling molecules: A mechanism of pathogens evasion of host defense?


Grant Data
Project Title
Investigation of the binding of cell wall proteins of Penicillium marneffei and Aspergillus fumigates with proinflammatory lipid signaling molecules: A mechanism of pathogens evasion of host defense?
Principal Investigator
Dr Sze, Kong Hung   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Yuen Kwok Yung   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Woo Patrick Chiu Yat   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Kao Richard Yi Tsun   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2012-11-01
Completion Date
2014-10-31
Amount
872800
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Aspergillus fumigatus, Penicillium marneffei, inflection & host defense, NMR spectroscopy, lipid signaling mediators
Discipline
Structural Biology,Microbiology
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 777512M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2012/2013
Status
Completed