Generation of a replication-incompetent NP-knockout influenza virus that allows expression of galactose-alpha-1,3-galactose (alpha-Gal) in infected cells to enhance adaptive immune response


Grant Data
Project Title
Generation of a replication-incompetent NP-knockout influenza virus that allows expression of galactose-alpha-1,3-galactose (alpha-Gal) in infected cells to enhance adaptive immune response
Principal Investigator
Dr Poon, Lit Man Leo   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Doak Sophie Alessandra   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2015-07-01
Completion Date
2017-06-30
Amount
998000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Influenza virus, Vaccine, alpha-Gal epitopes
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Panel
Medicine
HKU Project Code
14131092
Grant Type
Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant
Funding Year
2014/2015
Status
On-going
Objectives
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