Genetic Screening of Familial Hypercholesterolemia in Hong Kong


Grant Data
Project Title
Genetic Screening of Familial Hypercholesterolemia in Hong Kong
Principal Investigator
Professor Tan, Kathryn Choon Beng   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Cheung Ching Lung   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Pang Ho Kwong   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Leung Yin Yan Jenny   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Siu David Chung Wah   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Yeung Chun Yip   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
30
Start Date
2014-04-01
Completion Date
2016-09-30
Amount
996576
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Familial Hypercholesterolemia, cascade genetic Screening, Dutch Lipid Clinic Network Criteria, LDLR gene, APOB gene, PCSK9 gene
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Panel
Medicine
HKU Project Code
01121256
Grant Type
Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant
Funding Year
2013/2014
Status
On-going