Adrenomedullin as a new metabolic hormone: its metabolic actions in the skeletal muscles, adipose tissues and liver, interaction with endothelin and other adipokines, and possible roles in metabolic syndrome.


Grant Data
Project Title
Adrenomedullin as a new metabolic hormone: its metabolic actions in the skeletal muscles, adipose tissues and liver, interaction with endothelin and other adipokines, and possible roles in metabolic syndrome.
Principal Investigator
Professor Tang, Fai   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Duration
42
Start Date
2007-09-01
Completion Date
2011-02-28
Amount
984259
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
adrenomedullin, metabolism, insulin resistance, muscles, adipose tissue
Discipline
Endocrinology,Diabetes/Metabolism
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 776207M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2007/2008
Status
Completed