Endothelial progenitor cells in renal failure patients and its modulation by treatment with the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma agonist in relation to clinical atherosclerosis


Grant Data
Project Title
Endothelial progenitor cells in renal failure patients and its modulation by treatment with the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma agonist in relation to clinical atherosclerosis
Principal Investigator
Professor Lai, Kar Neng   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Wang Angela Yee Moon   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Li Karen   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
42
Start Date
2007-01-01
Completion Date
2010-06-30
Amount
1539352
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
chronic renal failure, endothelial progenitor cells, PPAR-Y
Discipline
Nephrology/Urology,Cardiovascular Research
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 7673/06M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2006/2007
Status
Completed