Myometrial cells modulate the activities of endometrial mesenchymal-like stem cells
Professor Ng, Ernest Hung Yu (Principal investigator)
endometrial stem cells, matrix metalloproteinase 3, myometrial cells, Wnt signaling
Biology and Medicine (M)
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
General Research Fund (GRF)
2 To determine the role of Wnt signalling in the myometrial cells-induced increase in clonogenicity and proliferation of endometrial mesenchymal-like stem cells. 3 To study the actions of myometrial cell-derived matrix metalloproteinase-3 on clonogenicity and proliferation of the endometrial mesenchymal-like stem cells.