Relationship between matrix G1a protein and osteogenic endothelial progenitor cells with vascular and valvular calcification in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: Potential therapeutic role of vitamin K


Grant Data
Project Title
Relationship between matrix G1a protein and osteogenic endothelial progenitor cells with vascular and valvular calcification in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: Potential therapeutic role of vitamin K
Principal Investigator
Dr Yiu, Kai Hang   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Tse Hung Fat   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Lau Wallace Chak Sing   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
30
Start Date
2013-12-31
Completion Date
2016-06-29
Amount
649524
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Rheumatoid Arthritis, Matrix G1a Protein, Osteogenic EPCs, Vascular calcification, Vitamin K
Discipline
Cardiovascular Research
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 785013M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2013/2014
Status
On-going