Transplantation of Bioengineered Human Embryonic Stem Cell-derived Cardiomyocytes with Mature Electrical Phenotype in Post-infarction Heart Failure Improves Cardiac Function Without Proarrhythmia


Grant Data
Project Title
Transplantation of Bioengineered Human Embryonic Stem Cell-derived Cardiomyocytes with Mature Electrical Phenotype in Post-infarction Heart Failure Improves Cardiac Function Without Proarrhythmia
Principal Investigator
Professor Tse, Hung Fat   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Wu Ed Xuekui   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Li Ronald   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Lau Chu Pak   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Siu David Chung Wah   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2009-01-01
Completion Date
2010-12-31
Amount
1129516
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Human embryonic stem cell, heart failure, transplantation, bioengineering, proarrhythmia
Discipline
Cardiovascular Research,Transplantation
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 776908M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2008/2009
Status
Completed