Adipocyte fatty acid binding protein (A-FABP) as a potential mediator of cardiac dysfunction and heart failure related to diabetes and obesity


Grant Data
Project Title
Adipocyte fatty acid binding protein (A-FABP) as a potential mediator of cardiac dysfunction and heart failure related to diabetes and obesity
Principal Investigator
Dr Hoo, Ruby Lai Chong   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Xia Zhengyuan   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Xu Aimin   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2014-01-01
Completion Date
2016-12-31
Amount
736128
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
A-FABP, Diabetic cardiomyopathy, Endothelial dysfunction, Inflammation, Oxidative stress
Discipline
Cardiovascular Research,Diabetes/Metabolism
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 767913M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2013/2014
Status
On-going