Molecular mechanisms underlying the hepato-protective functions of the fat cell-derived hormone adiponectin: potential roles of uncoupling protein 2


Grant Data
Project Title
Molecular mechanisms underlying the hepato-protective functions of the fat cell-derived hormone adiponectin: potential roles of uncoupling protein 2
Principal Investigator
Dr Wang, Yu   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Xu Aimin   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
42
Start Date
2009-01-01
Completion Date
2012-06-30
Amount
1519284
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Obesity, Metabolic Syndrome, Fatty liver disease, Adiponectin, Inflammation
Discipline
Biochemistry,Diabetes/Metabolism
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 777908M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2008/2009
Status
Completed