Transmissibility of hepatitis B virus infection from blood donors with occult hepatitis B infection


Grant Data
Project Title
Transmissibility of hepatitis B virus infection from blood donors with occult hepatitis B infection
Principal Investigator
Professor Yuen, Richard Man Fung   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Wong Danny Ka Ho   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Tanaka Yasuhito   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Lai Ching Lung   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Mizokami Masashi   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Lee Cheuk Kwong   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Yao Tzy-jyun   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2008-12-01
Completion Date
2010-11-30
Amount
566592
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
infectivity, occult hepatitis B infection, blood donation, blood screening, nucleic acid test
Discipline
Gastroenterology/Hepatobiliary,Infection/Parasitology
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 781108M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2008/2009
Status
Completed