Development of novel biodegradable bone substitutes for osteoporotic spinal fracture treatments


Grant Data
Project Title
Development of novel biodegradable bone substitutes for osteoporotic spinal fracture treatments
Principal Investigator
Dr Yeung, Kelvin Wai Kwok   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Zheng Yu Feng   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Luk Keith Dip Kei   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Chan Danny   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2013-11-01
Completion Date
2016-10-31
Amount
645500
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Osteoporosis, Fracture fixation, Degradable biomaterials, Bone substitute
Discipline
Materials,Orthopaedics/Traumatology
Panel
Engineering (E)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 718913E
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2013/2014
Status
On-going