Identification of Early Biomarker Of Osteoarthritis - Nanomechanical Characterization of Individual Collagen Fibrils of the Articular Cartilage


Grant Data
Project Title
Identification of Early Biomarker Of Osteoarthritis - Nanomechanical Characterization of Individual Collagen Fibrils of the Articular Cartilage
Principal Investigator
Professor Lu, William Weijia   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Wen Chunyi   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Tang Bin   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Chiu Peter Kwong Yuen   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2014-01-01
Completion Date
2016-12-31
Amount
500000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Osteoarthritis, atomic force microscopy, optical tweezers, nanomechanics
Discipline
Mechanics and Dynamics,Orthopaedics/Traumatology
Panel
Engineering (E)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 715213E
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2013/2014
Status
On-going