Modulation of MERS-CoV infection of the human ex vivo respiratory tract by the use of interferon, cyclophilin inhibitors and blocking antibody therapy


Grant Data
Project Title
Modulation of MERS-CoV infection of the human ex vivo respiratory tract by the use of interferon, cyclophilin inhibitors and blocking antibody therapy
Principal Investigator
Professor Nicholls, John Malcolm   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Chan Wan Yi   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
18
Start Date
2015-07-01
Completion Date
2016-12-31
Amount
891670
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Coronavirus, Tropism, Interferon
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Panel
Medicine
HKU Project Code
14131052
Grant Type
Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant
Funding Year
2014/2015
Status
On-going
Objectives
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