Evaluation of molecular tests for the rapid detection of rifampicin and isoniazid resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis and their impact on patient management


Grant Data
Project Title
Evaluation of molecular tests for the rapid detection of rifampicin and isoniazid resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis and their impact on patient management
Principal Investigator
Dr Ho, Pak Leung   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Leung Chi Chiu   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Tam Cheuk Ming   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Mok Yun Wing Thomas   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Chan Kin Sang   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Yew Wing Wai   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Yam Wing Cheong   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
39
Start Date
2006-04-01
Completion Date
2009-06-30
Amount
812624
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
tuberculosis, diagnosis, multidrug resistance
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Sponsor
Other projects
HKU Project Code
04050032
Grant Type
Research Fund for the Control of Infectious Diseases - Full Grants
Funding Year
2005/2006
Status
On-going