Impact of genetic variants identified in genome-wide association studies and their possible interaction with hypertension on the risk of diabetic retinopathy


Grant Data
Project Title
Impact of genetic variants identified in genome-wide association studies and their possible interaction with hypertension on the risk of diabetic retinopathy
Principal Investigator
Dr Cheung, Yu Yan   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Lee Chi Ho   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Yuen Mae Ann Michele   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Chan Jeffrey Chi Wang   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Li Kenneth Kai Wang   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Gangwani Rita Anil   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Wong David Sai Hung   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Sham Pak Chung   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Lam Karen Siu Ling   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2016-05-01
Completion Date
2018-04-30
Amount
940504
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Genetics, Diabetic retinopathy, Type 2 diabetes, genetic variants
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Panel
Medicine
HKU Project Code
03144016
Grant Type
Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant
Funding Year
2015/2016
Status
On-going
Objectives
Please refer to hard copy.