Role of cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) influenza A (subtype H5N1) viral pathogenesis and the potential use of its inhibitors for the therapy of H5N1 disease


Grant Data
Project Title
Role of cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) influenza A (subtype H5N1) viral pathogenesis and the potential use of its inhibitors for the therapy of H5N1 disease
Principal Investigator
Dr Lee, Man Yan   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Cheung Chung Yan   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2007-01-01
Completion Date
2008-12-31
Amount
743648
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
influenza, H5N1, COX-2, pathogenesis, macrophages, epithelial cells
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
HKU Project Code
06060562
Grant Type
Research Fund for the Control of Infectious Diseases - Full Grants
Funding Year
2006/2007
Status
Completed