HLA typing in tuberculosis


Grant Data
Project Title
HLA typing in tuberculosis
Principal Investigator
Dr Higgins, David Anthony   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Chan   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Mitchison   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Girling   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Lowrie   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Hawkins Brian Roy   (Co-Investigator)
Start Date
1986-01-01
Amount
201600
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Grant Type
Medical Research Council (MRC) - General Award
Funding Year
1986/1987
Status
Completed
Objectives
To ascertain whether there is a genetic influence among Cantonese people on susceptibility to tuberculosis expressed through the genes and products of the major histocompatibility complex by studying the distribution of HLA-A, B and DR antigens.