Semaphorin and perineuronal nets regulate developmental plasticity of central vestibular circuitry


Grant Data
Project Title
Semaphorin and perineuronal nets regulate developmental plasticity of central vestibular circuitry
Principal Investigator
Professor Chan, Ying Shing   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Shum Daisy Kwok Yan   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Yung Wing Ho   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2015-10-01
Completion Date
2017-09-30
Amount
975758
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Semaphorin, Perineuronal nets, Vestibular system, Synaptic plasticity, Learning and memory
Discipline
Neurobiology and Neuromedicine
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
17125115
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2015/2016
Status
On-going
Objectives
2 To find effects of remodeling chondroitin sulfation on the gradient of semaphorin 3A as presented to signaling receptor complexes for the maturation of negative geotaxis.