Epstein Barr Virus as a target for early detection and intervention of nasopharyngeal carcinoma: characterisation of peptides encoded in Bam HI-A region of the EBV genome


Grant Data
Project Title
Epstein Barr Virus as a target for early detection and intervention of nasopharyngeal carcinoma: characterisation of peptides encoded in Bam HI-A region of the EBV genome
Principal Investigator
Emeritus Professor Ng, Mun Hon   (Principal investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
1993-09-02
Completion Date
1996-08-31
Amount
1124000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
HKU Project Code
93HU09
Grant Type
Croucher Foundation - Research Grants
Funding Year
1993/1994
Status
Completed
Objectives
To confirm that relapse is indeed due to new tumour growth; to determine the frequency of local relapse due to new growth; to develop methods for early detection of primary and recurrent NPC; to develop Epstein Barr Virus as a target for intervention of relapse.