Fibroblast growth factor 21 maintains glucose homeostasis during fasting by mediating the crosstalk between liver and brain


Grant Data
Project Title
Fibroblast growth factor 21 maintains glucose homeostasis during fasting by mediating the crosstalk between liver and brain
Principal Investigator
Professor Xu, Aimin   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Cheng King Yip   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2014-01-01
Completion Date
2016-12-31
Amount
866032
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Glucose metabolism, hormonal regulation, metabolic adaptation, gluconeogenesis, Metabolic diseases
Discipline
Diabetes/Metabolism,Endocrinology
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 783413M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2013/2014
Status
On-going