Molecular basis for the infectivity and transmissibility of the human isolated A(H7N9) influenza virus in a ferret model


Grant Data
Project Title
Molecular basis for the infectivity and transmissibility of the human isolated A(H7N9) influenza virus in a ferret model
Principal Investigator
Dr Zhu, Huachen   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Guan Yi   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2014-12-01
Completion Date
2017-11-30
Amount
825705
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
interspecies transmission, avian influenza, pandemic preparedness, reassortment, mammalian adaptation
Discipline
Virology,Microbiology
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
17127714
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2014/2015
Status
On-going