Transmission of tuberculosis in Hong Kong using both molecular and conventional epidemiological methods


Grant Data
Project Title
Transmission of tuberculosis in Hong Kong using both molecular and conventional epidemiological methods
Principal Investigator
Professor Chan, Moira Mo Wah   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Tam Cheuk Ming   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Kam Kai-Man   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
42
Start Date
2000-09-01
Completion Date
2004-02-29
Amount
666610
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 7272/00M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2000/2001
Status
Completed
Objectives
To conduct a molecular and conventional epidemiological study on all bacteriologically proven active cases of tuberculosis in Hong Kong Island over a period of 24 consecutive months.