A study on the interrelationship among insulin-like growth factors, apoptosis and proliferation of trophoblast, and placental size throughout pregnancy, and their effects on infant outcome, in normal and diabetic pregnancies


Grant Data
Project Title
A study on the interrelationship among insulin-like growth factors, apoptosis and proliferation of trophoblast, and placental size throughout pregnancy, and their effects on infant outcome, in normal and diabetic pregnancies
Principal Investigator
Professor Lao, Terence Tzu Hsi   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Lam Helena Sze Wing   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Leung Wing Cheong   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Cheung Annie Nga Yin   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Cheung Pik To   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2003-12-01
Completion Date
2006-11-30
Amount
836000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
insulin-like growth factors, placental size, pregnancy, diabetic pregnancies
Discipline
Reproduction
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 7429/03M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2003/2004
Status
Completed