Molecular cloning of steroid hormone receptor gene in shrimp


Grant Data
Project Title
Molecular cloning of steroid hormone receptor gene in shrimp
Principal Investigator
Dr Chan, Siu Ming   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Chen   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
29
Start Date
1996-09-01
Completion Date
1999-01-31
Amount
692000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 413/96M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
1996/1997
Status
Completed
Objectives
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.