Molecular structure and function of prions (PRNs)


Grant Data
Project Title
Molecular structure and function of prions (PRNs)
Principal Investigator
Dr Chau, Raymond Ming Wah   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Emeritus Professor Fung Peter Chin Wan   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
30
Start Date
2000-07-15
Completion Date
2002-12-30
Amount
50000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Molecular structure, function of prions
Discipline
Molecular Biology
Sponsor
Other projects
Grant Type
Other Funding Scheme
Funding Year
2000/2001
Status
Completed
Objectives
To study bioinformatics and computational approaches in determining the molecular structural homology and the functional homology of the PRNs in relationship to the Mad Cow Disease.