Alteration of gene expression as a mechanism for the induction of diabetes


Grant Data
Project Title
Alteration of gene expression as a mechanism for the induction of diabetes
Principal Investigator
Dr Chow, Samson A   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Mr Bendoor   (Co-Investigator)
Mr Lee   (Co-Investigator)
Start Date
1987-12-01
Amount
490620
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Grant Type
Croucher Foundation - Research Grants
Funding Year
1988/1989
Status
Completed
Objectives
To elucidate the molecular mechanism by which exogenous chemicals inhibit the biosynthesis of insulin and induce the diabetic state; and to gain a better understanding of the control elements that regulate insulin gene expression.