Development of the SNP-based fingerprinting and disease pattern recognition using the patented DNA technology developed in Hong Kong


Grant Data
Project Title
Development of the SNP-based fingerprinting and disease pattern recognition using the patented DNA technology developed in Hong Kong
Principal Investigator
Dr Tam, Joseph Wing On   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Shen Jian-Hua   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Szeto   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
26
Start Date
1999-10-01
Completion Date
2001-12-15
Amount
2843000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
HKU Project Code
AF/204/99
Grant Type
Innovation and Technology Support Programme
Funding Year
1999/2000
Status
Completed
Objectives
To determine the population polymorphic frequencies of at least 10 SNPs as the database for accurate DNA fingerprinting and SNP profiles for disease prediction; to develop computer program for the analysis of gene markers for genetic pattern recognition to improve the accuracy of disease diagnosis.