The study of shrimp CHH/MIH/GIH gene family: gene structure, expression and biological assay of recombinant neuropeptides
Dr Chan, Siu Ming (Principal investigator)
Professor Chu Ka Hou (Co-Investigator)
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
General Research Fund (GRF)
To study the eyetalk neurohormone genes belonging to the CHH/MIH/GIH family in the shrimp. The long-term goal is to elucideate the hormonal mechanisms regulating growth and reproduction in the shrimp for applications in shrimp farming.