Do biomarkers of inflammation and obesity predict the development of hypertension in Hong Kong Chinese?


Grant Data
Project Title
Do biomarkers of inflammation and obesity predict the development of hypertension in Hong Kong Chinese?
Principal Investigator
Professor Lam, Karen Siu Ling   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Thomas Graham Neil   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Sham Pak Chung   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Woo Jean   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Lam Tai Hing   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Tse Hung Fat   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Lau Chu Pak   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
27
Start Date
2007-07-01
Completion Date
2009-09-30
Amount
900039
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
hypertension, adrenomedullin, adiponectin, cardiovascular risk, inflammation
Discipline
Cardiovascular Research,Population Health
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 762607M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2007/2008
Status
Completed