Hepatitis B virus promotes hepatocarcinogenesis through induction of CD133+ cancer stem cells/tumor-initiating cells


Grant Data
Project Title
Hepatitis B virus promotes hepatocarcinogenesis through induction of CD133+ cancer stem cells/tumor-initiating cells
Principal Investigator
Dr Ma, Stephanie Kwai Yee   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Xie Dan   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Guan Xin-Yuan   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
30
Start Date
2013-01-01
Completion Date
2015-06-30
Amount
781288
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
hepatitis B virus, hepatocellular carcinoma, liver cancer, CD133, cancer stem cells, tumorigenicity
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Panel
Medicine
HKU Project Code
12110792
Grant Type
Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant
Funding Year
2012/2013
Status
Completed