Lipopolysaccharide (LPS) potentiates phagocyte clearance of neutrophils undergoing apoptosis


Grant Data
Project Title
Lipopolysaccharide (LPS) potentiates phagocyte clearance of neutrophils undergoing apoptosis
Principal Investigator
Dr Ren, Yi   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Savill John   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2003-01-01
Completion Date
2004-12-31
Amount
876000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
cells
Discipline
Surgical Research
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 7250/02M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2002/2003
Status
Completed
Objectives
The project aims at dissecting the role of lipopolysaccharide (LPS) in modulating phagocytosis of apoptotic neutrophils (PMN) by macophage.