Effects of intermittent hypoxia and/or cigarette smoking on endothelial injury in vivo - relevant to obstructive sleep apnea


Grant Data
Project Title
Effects of intermittent hypoxia and/or cigarette smoking on endothelial injury in vivo - relevant to obstructive sleep apnea
Principal Investigator
Dr Mak, Judith Choi Wo   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Ip Mary Sau Man   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
30
Start Date
2008-10-01
Completion Date
2011-03-31
Amount
1159037
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Obstructive sleep apnea, Intermittent hypoxia, Cigarette smoking, Endothelial dysfunction, Apoptosis
Discipline
Respiration,Cardiovascular Research
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 771908M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2008/2009
Status
Completed