Activation of uncoupling protein-1 as a potential therapeutic strategy for obesity-induced endothelial dysfunction and atherosclerosis


Grant Data
Project Title
Activation of uncoupling protein-1 as a potential therapeutic strategy for obesity-induced endothelial dysfunction and atherosclerosis
Principal Investigator
Professor Xu, Aimin   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Duration
30
Start Date
2016-06-01
Completion Date
2018-11-30
Amount
1159010
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
uncoupling protein 1, endothelial dysfunction, atherosclerosis, perivascular adipose, obesity, mitochondrial membrane
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Panel
Medicine
HKU Project Code
13143731
Grant Type
Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant
Funding Year
2015/2016
Status
On-going
Objectives
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