Elucidating the role of Sox9 in cell fate acquisition of neural crest progenitors in the dorsal root ganglia
Dr Cheung, Martin Chi Hang (Principal investigator)
neural crest progenitors, Sox9, ngn2, dorsal root ganglia, Sox10
Biology and Medicine (M)
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
General Research Fund (GRF)
2 Assess the impact of gain and loss of Sox9 function on neural crest progenitor maintenance and lineage determination 3 Elucidate the molecular events regulated by Sox9 in determining sensory neuron versus satellite glial cell fate.