Detection and characterization of antibody-dependent cell-mediated cytotoxicity (ADCC) responses against human H7N9 virus in humans and mice
Dr Poon, Lit Man Leo (Principal investigator)
Dr Doak Sophie Alessandra (Co-Investigator)
Influenza, H7N9, ADCC, Antibody, Vaccine
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
HKU Project Code
Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant
also determine whether seasonal influenza vaccinations can induce cross reactive ADCC responses against H7N9 HA. In addition, we shall identify non-neutralizing viral epitopes that might control ADCC activities and study the potential effects of ADCC using mouse models.