Molecular cloning of steroid hormone receptor gene in shrimp
Dr Chan, Siu Ming (Principal investigator)
Dr Chen (Co-Investigator)
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
General Research Fund (GRF)
To clone the ecdysone receptor gene; to detect ecdysone receptor gene expression in various targets; to determine if the expression of ecdysone receptor in the targets is stimulated by ecdysteroids; to express the shrimp ecdysone receptor in an insect cell line.