Characterization of the angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 receptors from various animals and the use of pseudotyped virus to correlate the receptor-binding to susceptibility of SARS-CoV infection


Grant Data
Project Title
Characterization of the angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 receptors from various animals and the use of pseudotyped virus to correlate the receptor-binding to susceptibility of SARS-CoV infection
Principal Investigator
Professor Leung, Frederick Chi Ching   (Principal investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2007-01-01
Completion Date
2008-12-31
Amount
771760
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
coronavirus, zoonosis, disease reservoirs, RNA virus infection, receptor virus
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
HKU Project Code
06060672
Grant Type
Research Fund for the Control of Infectious Diseases - Full Grants
Funding Year
2005/2006
Status
Completed