FGF21 resistance as a potential mediator of systemic insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes


Grant Data
Project Title
FGF21 resistance as a potential mediator of systemic insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes
Principal Investigator
Professor Xu, Aimin   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Chan Yuk Cheung Cyrus   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Lam Karen Siu Ling   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2015-04-01
Completion Date
2017-03-31
Amount
999736
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Adipose tissue, insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes, adipokines, biomarker, risk factor
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Panel
Medicine
HKU Project Code
02132836
Grant Type
Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant
Funding Year
2014/2015
Status
On-going
Objectives
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