Role of lipoproteins in the development of glomerulosclerosis


Grant Data
Project Title
Role of lipoproteins in the development of glomerulosclerosis
Principal Investigator
Dr O, Karmin   (Principal investigator)
Duration
34
Start Date
1997-09-01
Completion Date
2000-06-30
Amount
686880
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 7312/97M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
1997/1998
Status
Completed
Objectives
To study the short-term effect of Lp-X from obstructive jaundice patients on lipid deposition as well as the function of mesangial cells and the production of ECM in the kidney.