Viral determinants underlying the increased secretion of pro-inflammatory cytokines in H5N1 infected human macrophages: a mechanism for the unusual severity of human H5N1 disease?


Grant Data
Project Title
Viral determinants underlying the increased secretion of pro-inflammatory cytokines in H5N1 infected human macrophages: a mechanism for the unusual severity of human H5N1 disease?
Principal Investigator
Professor Peiris, Joseph Sriyal Malik   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Guan Yi   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Poon Lit Man Leo   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Lau Allan Sik Yin   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2003-09-01
Completion Date
2006-08-31
Amount
1715400
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
H5N1
Discipline
Infection/Parasitology
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 7459/03M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2003/2004
Status
Completed