Host target characterizations for early secreted virulence factors ESAT6/CFP10 of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and structure-based screening of ESAT6/CFP10 's inhibitors for combating multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB)


Grant Data
Project Title
Host target characterizations for early secreted virulence factors ESAT6/CFP10 of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and structure-based screening of ESAT6/CFP10 's inhibitors for combating multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB)
Principal Investigator
Dr Sze, Kong Hung   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Kao Richard Yi Tsun   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2015-07-01
Completion Date
2017-06-30
Amount
921320
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
infectious diseases, drug resistant, Mycobacterium, MDR-TB, virulence factor, ESAT6/CFP10
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Panel
Medicine
HKU Project Code
14131142
Grant Type
Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant
Funding Year
2014/2015
Status
On-going
Objectives
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