Hypoxia inducible factor 1α as a mediator of obesity-induced chronic inflammation, aberrant production of adipokines, and insulin resistance


Grant Data
Project Title
Hypoxia inducible factor 1α as a mediator of obesity-induced chronic inflammation, aberrant production of adipokines, and insulin resistance
Principal Investigator
Dr Xu, Aimin   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Chung Sookja Kim   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Lam Karen Siu Ling   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2007-01-01
Completion Date
2009-12-31
Amount
843500
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
HIF, obesity, cardiovascular diseases
Discipline
Diabetes/Metabolism,Molecular Biology
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 7645/06M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2006/2007
Status
Completed