Thalassaemia major: a new MRI method for detection and monitoring of heart and liver iron deposition


Grant Data
Project Title
Thalassaemia major: a new MRI method for detection and monitoring of heart and liver iron deposition
Principal Investigator
Dr Wu, Ed Xuekui   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Tse Hung Fat   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Brittenham Gary M.   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Ha Shau Yin   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Au Wing Yan   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Khong Pek Lan   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
42
Start Date
2007-09-01
Completion Date
2011-02-28
Amount
1104018
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
MRI, tissue iron overload, thalassemia, iron metabolism, biomedical imaging
Discipline
Imaging,Blood/Hematology
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 779407M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2007/2008
Status
Completed