Major external competitive grants award

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  • Professor Hung, Fan Ngai Ivan 2018/19 Commissioned Study on Influenza Vaccine with Imiquimod in Elderly and Chronic Illness Subjects: Intrademal quadrivalent influenza vaccine with topical imiquimod in elderly & chronic illness subjects, a double-blind randomized controlled tria (HKD10494340 )
  • Professor Hung, Fan Ngai Ivan 2018/19 Commissioned Programme for Influenza Research: A double-blind, randomised, controlled trial on flufenamic acid, clarithromycin and oseltamivir combination for hospitalized influenza infection (HKD4770144 )
  • Dr Chan, Pak Hei Michael 2018/19 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Screening Of Pulmonary Hypertension in systemic lupus Erythematosus: SOPHIE study (HKD673110 )
  • Professor Tang, Sydney Chi Wai 2018/19 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Role of renal tubular Wnt/β-catenin in modulating renal inflammation (HKD971990 )
  • Professor Tse, Eric Wai Choi 2018/19 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Targeting BCL6 in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma with arsenic trioxide (HKD652788 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2018/19 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Roles of FGF21 signaling pathways in conferring the beneficial effects of physical exercise on cardiac (HKD1233576 )
  • Professor Leung, Anskar Yu Hung 2017/18 Croucher Senior Medical Research Fellowships: Develop a high throughput platform for personalized treatment of acute myeloid leukaemia (HKD4288400 )
  • Professor Tan, Kathryn Choon Beng 2017/18 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Role of the inducible degrader of low-density lipoprotein receptor (IDOL) in lipoprotein metabolism (HKD1025393 )
  • Professor Tse, Hung Fat 2017/18 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Klf4 interacts with PCG-1/ERR to regulate mitochondrial biogenesis and dynamics in rescuing complex I dysfunction-provoked mesenchymal stem cell ageing (HKD928200 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2017/18 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): UCP1 Independent Mechanisms Mediate the Crosstalk between Brown and White Adipose Tissue to Dissipate Energy (HKD1215840 )
  • Dr Chan, Vera Sau Fong 2017/18 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Regulation of inflammasome activation in systemic lupus erythematosus (HKD1229089 )
  • Professor Leung, Anskar Yu Hung 2017/18 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Follistatin as a novel target and biomarker for acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) carrying internal tandem duplication (ITD) of Fms-Like Tyrosine kinase 3 (FLT3). (HKD1229089 )
  • Professor Chan, Daniel Tak Mao 2017/18 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Major Vault Protein in Tubulo-interstitial Damage of Chronic Kidney Disease (HKD1247358 )
  • Dr Yau, Thomas Chung Cheung 2017/18 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): A Phase 1b Study of Polo-like Kinase 4 inhibitor CFI-400945 in Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HKD854241 )
  • Dr Lam, Chi Leung David 2017/18 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Testing for Plasma EGFR Mutations in Advanced Stage Non-small Cell Lung Cancer (HKD284144 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2017/18 RGC Collaborative Research Fund (CRF): Conversion of white into brown adipocytes as a therapeutic strategy for obesity-related metabolic and vascular complications (HKD7439996 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2017/18 France/HK Joint Research Scheme: The mechanobiology of obesity (HKD90000 )
  • Professor Leung, Wai Keung 2017/18 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Provision of Small Bowel Capsule Endoscopy and Balloon-Assisted Enteroscopy to Patients with Small Bowel Diseases (HKD242500 )
  • Dr Lee, Chi Ho Paul 2017/18 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Establishing an Optimal Genetic Screening Strategy for Identification of Germline Mutation in Southern Chinese with Phaeochromocytoma and Paraganglioma (HKD591740 )
  • Professor Leung, Anskar Yu Hung 2017/18 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Provision of Free Azacitidine as Maintenance Therapy for Haematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Recipients at High Risk of Relapse from Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (HKD840000 )
  • Dr Seto, Wai Kay Walter 2017/18 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Serum Enhanced Liver Fibrosis (ELF): A Validated Marker for the Non-invasive Diagnosis of Advanced Liver Fibrosis and Cirrhosis (HKD987050 )
  • Dr Yap, Yat Hin Desmond 2017/18 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: An Anti-Phospholipase A2 Receptor Antibody Monitoring Program for Patients with Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy (HKD547746 )
  • Dr Yiu, Kai Hang 2017/18 Midstream Research Programme for Universities (MRP): Development Of A Novel Cardiac Imaging Technique To Detect Silent Brain Infarction In The Elderly To Prevent Subsequent Vascular Dementia (HKD4166781 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2016/17 Croucher Senior Research Fellowships in Natural Sciences, Technology and Medicine: Vascular Dysfunction in Obestiy and Diabetes: From Molecular Mechanism to Therapeutic Intervention (HKD960000 )
  • Professor Leung, Anskar Yu Hung 2016/17 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Targeting DNA damage and repair mechanism in FLT3-ITD acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) - a mechanistic and therapeutic study (HKD1200000 )
  • Dr Chan, Pak Hei Michael 2016/17 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Prospective evaluation of the impact of Drug-Coated Balloon in the management of true coronary bifurcation disease (HKD1121520 )
  • Dr Lee, Chi Ho Paul 2016/17 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Adipocyte fatty acid binding protein as a novel marker of the development of sight threatening diabetic retinopathy (HKD770856 )
  • Professor Tang, Sydney Chi Wai 2016/17 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Efficacy, safety and response predictors of adjuvant Astragalus therapy for diabetic kidney disease – an open-label randomised controlled trial with responder regression analysis (HKD1199954 )
  • Professor Kwong, Yok Lam 2016/17 RGC Theme-based Research Scheme (TRS): Plasma DNA as a Platform Technology for Cancer Detection (HKD1223400 )
  • Professor Tang, Sydney Chi Wai 2016/17 RGC Collaborative Research Fund (CRF): Mechanisms of Renal Inflammation: Role of Toll-like Receptor 4 (HKD7518927 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2016/17 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Fibroblast growth factor-21 as an Autocrine Regulator of Browning and Adaptive Thermogenesis in Subcutaneous Adipose Tissue (HKD1247772 )
  • Dr Seto, Wai Kay Walter 2016/17 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Metabolic determinants of fibrosis reversal in advanced chronic hepatitis B during long-term nucleoside analogue therapy (HKD768228 )
  • Professor Siu, David Chung Wah 2016/17 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Fabrication of Bio-artificial Atrio-Ventricular Node for Biological Pacing combining 3D Bio-printing and Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Technology (HKD610720 )
  • Professor Chan, Daniel Tak Mao 2016/17 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Acetate in the Pathogenesis of Lupus Nephritis (HKD1217431 )
  • Professor Tang, Sydney Chi Wai 2016/17 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Role of kallistatin in Wnt/β-catenin signaling during renal fibrosis (HKD1098800 )
  • Dr Cheung, Ching Lung 2016/17 RGC Early Career Scheme (ECS): Metabolomic Study of Osteoporosis in Southern Chinese (HKD1455193 )
  • Dr Seto, Wai Kay Walter 2016/17 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Diabetes mellitus and liver fibrosis regression in nucleoside analogue-treated chronic hepatitis B: a prospective matched case-control evaluation using multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging and transient elastography (HKD1197528 )
  • Professor Tse, Hung Fat 2016/17 Sun Chieh Yeh Heart Foundation - General Award: Sudden Unexpected Death (SUD) in Hong Kong (HKD1248000 )
  • Dr Cheung, Tsang Tommy 2016/17 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Provision of Free Herpes Zoster Vaccine for Patients with Inflammatory Arthritis Requiring Biologic Therapies (HKD558000 )
  • Dr Cheung, Ching Lung 2016/17 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Genetic screening service of HLA-B*38:02 in people prescribing antithyroid drug (HKD899708 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2016/17 RGC Collaborative Research Fund (CRF): A multi-disciplinary study on the beneficial effects of PPARD in physical exercise against diabetic vascular complications: cellular crosstalk and energy metabolism (HKD1000000 )
  • Professor Tse, Eric Wai Choi 2016/17 Merck, Sharp and Dohme (Asia) Ltd. - General Award: PTCL Study - PD-1 blockade with pembrolizumab in relapsed/refractory mature T-cell and NK-cell lymphomas (HKD5141133 )
  • Professor Chim, James Chor Sang 2016/17 Hong Kong Blood Cancer Foundation - General Award: Minimal Residual Disease in Multiple Myeloma (HKD800000 )
  • Professor Leung, Anskar Yu Hung 2016/17 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Provision of free decitabine for young patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) carrying DNMT3A mutation (HKD700000 )
  • Professor Tse, Eric Wai Choi 2016/17 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Provision of obinutuzumab (anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody) to elderly and/or unfit patients with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (HKD888000 )
  • Dr Cheung, Ching Lung 2016/17 NSFC/RGC Joint Research Scheme: Identification of susceptibility genes involved in the pathogenesis and prediction of thyrotoxic periodic paralysis (HKD956480 )
  • Professor Chim, James Chor Sang 2016/17 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Application of two cycles of Bortezomib as Consolidation after autologous stem cell transplantation in multiple myeloma (HKD774000 )
  • Professor Chim, James Chor Sang 2015/16 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Identification of methylated miRNAs in acute promyelocytic leukaemia and their potential clinical application (HKD996808 )
  • Dr Yiu, Kai Hang 2015/16 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Reversibility of liver stiffness after tricuspid annulopasty: A case-control study (HKD964216 )
  • Professor Tang, Sydney Chi Wai 2015/16 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Exploring the Role of Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Nephropathies (HKD1200000 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2015/16 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: FGF21 as a potential mediator for the anti-depressant effects of physical exercise (HKD1197608 )
  • Dr Ng, Chun Laam 2015/16 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Small molecule of Adiponectin receptor agonist, AdipoRon - a potential therapeutic medication for Alzheimer's disease (HKD956608 )
  • Professor Leung, Anskar Yu Hung 2015/16 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Establish a zebrafish model to study the molecular and clonal heterogeneity and develop personalized treatment in FLT3-ITD+ AML (HKD1169608 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2015/16 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Deciphering the molecular mechanism of Protein Arginine Methyltransferase (PRMT) 1 in the regulation of hepatic glucose and lipid metabolism (HKD919296 )
  • Dr Chan, Koon Ho 2015/16 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Investigation of adiponectin gene therapy in an animal model of Alzheimer's disease (HKD1136960 )
  • Dr Yap, Yat Hin Desmond 2015/16 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Lymphocyte subset profile and clinical phenotype in lupus nephritis (HKD1178412 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2015/16 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Activation of uncoupling protein-1 as a potential therapeutic strategy for obesity-induced endothelial dysfunction and atherosclerosis (HKD1159010 )
  • Dr Chan, Chun Yin Johnny 2015/16 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Registry of Severe Cutaneous Adverse Drug Reactions and Epidemiological study in Hong Kong (RESCUE-HK) (HKD1075600 )
  • Dr Yau, Thomas Chung Cheung 2015/16 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): A Prospective Validation of the Hong Kong Liver Cancer (HKLC) Prognostic Staging System: A Multi-Centre Study in Hong Kong (HKD602663 )
  • Professor Tang, Sydney Chi Wai 2015/16 National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) - General Program: Exploring the biphasic and dual roles of Wnt/beta-catenin signaling in proteinuric nephropathy (HKD715920 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2015/16 Innovation and Technology Fund Internship Programme: Development of Innovative Chemiluminescent Immunoassays for Diabetes and its Cardiovascular Complications (HKD249410 )
  • Dr Yiu, Kai Hang 2015/16 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Role of Angiotensin Receptor Blocker to Decrease the Progression of Left Ventricular Remodeling in Patients with Asymptomatic Aortic Stenosis (HKD554700 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2015/16 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Neutrophil serine proteases as a potential mediator of insulitis in autoimmune diabetes (HKD1092383 )
  • Dr Seto, Wai Kay Walter 2015/16 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Provision of Controlled Attenuated Parameter Measurements for the Identification of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Disease Monitoring of Liver Cirrhosis (HKD189900 )
  • Dr Chan, Pak Hei Michael 2015/16 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Free computed tomography coronary angiography for poor and sick patients to evaluate for coronary artery disease (HKD480000 )
  • Professor Leung, Anskar Yu Hung 2015/16 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Provision of free next generation sequencing (NGS) service of prognostic and therapeutic values for patients with acute myeloid leukemia in Hong Kong (HKD1836000 )
  • Professor Leung, Wai Keung 2015/16 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Use of Fecal Calprotection for Diagnosis and Monitoring of Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (HKD500000 )
  • Dr Chan, Pak Hei Michael 2015/16 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Provision of Free B-type Natriuretic Peptide Testing for Poor and Sick Patients with Fluid Overload to Improve Heart Failure Management (HKD270750 )
  • Professor Lau, Wallace Chak Sing 2015/16 RGC Theme-based Research Scheme (TRS): Centre for Research into Circulating Fetal Nucleic Acids (HKD2000000 )
  • Dr Singh, Gill Harinder Harry 2015/16 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Determination of Prognosis in Patients with Myelofibrosis Using Novel Molecular Markers (HKD448000 )
  • Dr Chan, Pak Hei Michael 2015/16 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Provision of free non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants for poor and sick patients with atrial fibrillation who have high ischemic stroke risk (HKD694080 )
  • Dr Ho, James Chung Man 2015/16 Pneumoconiosis Compensation Fund Board - General Award: In vitro and in vivo study of arginase in treatment of malignant pleural mesothelioma (HKD986306 )
  • Dr Yau, Thomas Chung Cheung 2015/16 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: A Combination of Sorafenib, Oxaliplatin and Capecitabine as Neoadjuvant Therapy for Patients with Locally Advanced Hepatocelullar Carcinoma: A Phase II Study (HKD1196896 )
  • Professor Tse, Hung Fat 2015/16 CAS - Croucher Funding Scheme for Joint Laboratories: Discovery of New Approaches for Treating Hyperlipidemia Using an Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell (iPSC)-Based Platform (HKD1000000 )
  • Professor Cheung, Bernard Man Yung 2015/16 Croucher Foundation - Conference / Seminars: The 10th Scientific Conference on Cardiovascular Science Across the Strait (HKD100000 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2015/16 Croucher Advanced Study Institute: Frontiers in Immunometabolism (HKD600000 )
  • Dr Yung, Susan Sou Ying 2015/16 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): The Role of miR-200c in Peritoneal Inflammation and Fibrosis (HKD711720 )
  • Professor Chan, Daniel Tak Mao 2015/16 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): The roles of lipopolysaccharide, lipopolysaccharide binding protein and CD14 in the pathogenesis of lupus nephritis (HKD1078140 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2014/15 RGC Collaborative Research Fund (CRF): A Multi-disciplinary Approach to Investigate Vascular Dysfunction in Obesity and Diabetes: From Molecular Mechanism to Therapeutic Intervention (HKD8780850 )
  • Professor Chim, James Chor Sang 2014/15 National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) - General Program: Mechanism study of the effect of microenviroment on RANKL expression in myeloma cells (HKD942000 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2014/15 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Interplay between Adiponectin and Alternatively-activated Macrophages in Cold-induced Remodeling and Adaptive Thermogenesis of White Adipose Tissues (HKD957794 )
  • Dr Yau, Thomas Chung Cheung 2014/15 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Randomized Phase II Trial of Sorafenib, Capecitabine and Oxaliplatin (SECOX) versus Single Agent Sorafenib in Patients with Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HKD626806 )
  • Professor Lau, Wallace Chak Sing 2014/15 Croucher Foundation: Advances in Immunology in Health and Disease (HKD1800000 )
  • Dr Seto, Wai Kay Walter 2014/15 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Provision of serum quantitative hepatitis B surface antigen measurements to optimize disease monitoring and risk stratification of chronic hepatitis B (HKD717780 )
  • Professor Tse, Hung Fat 2014/15 Innovation and Technology Support Programme (Tier 3): Development of Wireless Powered Miniature Pacing Devices for Cardiac Rhythm Management (HKD1399993 )
  • Dr Yung, Susan Sou Ying 2014/15 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Fibronectin fragments and isoforms in the pathogenesis of tubulo-interstitial damage in lupus nephritis (HKD874592 )
  • Dr Hung, Fan Ngai Ivan 2014/15 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): A double blind randomized controlled trial of intradermal hepatitis B vaccination with topical imiquimod in dialyzed patients with chronic renal failure (HKD551319 )
  • Dr Singh, Gill Harinder Harry 2014/15 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Mechanisms of leukaemic transformation from myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) failing treatment with demethylating agents. (HKD835546 )
  • Dr Yap, Yat Hin Desmond 2014/15 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Relationship between Mycophenolic Acid Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacogenomics with treatment response and disease activity in lupus nephritis (HKD918000 )
  • Professor Chan, Daniel Tak Mao 2014/15 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: The Role of Major Vault Protein in Tubulo-interstitial Injury during Lupus Nephritis (HKD965740 )
  • Professor Tang, Sydney Chi Wai 2014/15 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Semi-structured Chinese Medicine Treatment as an Adjuvant Therapy to the Management of Diabetic Nephropathy – A pilot comparative clinical trial (HKD1000000 )
  • Professor Lau, Wallace Chak Sing 2014/15 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Validation of a new definition of lupus low disease activity state (LLDAS): Clinical and management implications (HKD476120 )
  • Professor Tang, Sydney Chi Wai 2014/15 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Exploring the Role of Reprogrammed Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Diabetic Nephropathy (HKD1000000 )
  • Dr Cheung, Ching Lung 2014/15 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: The role of Vitamin D and bone metabolism in cardiovascular events risk, an interaction or mediation? An 11 year follow-up study (HKD999736 )
  • Dr Hung, Fan Ngai Ivan 2014/15 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: A double-blind randomized controlled trial of 13-valent pneumococcal conjugated vaccine in patients with chronic illness (HKD826320 )
  • Dr Cheung, Ching Lung 2014/15 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Pharmacogenomics Assessment of Serious Cutaneous Adverse drug reactions (PASCA): A retrospective study (HKD910176 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2014/15 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: FGF21 resistance as a potential mediator of systemic insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes (HKD999736 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2014/15 NSFC/RGC Joint Research Scheme: Fatty acid binding protein-4 as a mediator of autoimmune diabetes: from molecular mechanism to clinical significance (HKD1098911 )
  • Dr Chan, Pak Hei Michael 2014/15 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Comparative Evaluation of Combined Coronary Computed Tomography Angiography and Myocardial Perfusion Versus Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging Myocardial Perfusion for Diagnosis of Coronary Artery Disease (HKD940297 )
  • Professor Tse, Hung Fat 2014/15 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Lower Thoracic Spinal Cord Stimulation for Treatment of Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction: Insight from a Porcine Model of Hypertensive Cardiomyopathy (HKD865890 )
  • Dr Cheung, Ching Lung 2014/15 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Genetics and genomics of anti-thyroid drug induced agranulocytosis (HKD905558 )
  • Professor Chan, Daniel Tak Mao 2014/15 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): The role of Ku70 and Ku80 in the pathogenesis of lupus nephritis (HKD787581 )
  • Dr Hung, Fan Ngai Ivan 2014/15 Commissioned Studies on Emerging Influenza A Viruses with Epidemic Potential: Treatment of severe influenza A infection with celecoxib: a double blind randomized controlled trial (HKD786352 )
  • Dr Hui, Xiaoyan 2013/14 National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) - Science Fund for Young Scholars: SIRT1 in regulating adipose tissue inflammation and systemic insulin sensitivity: from physiological relevance to molecular mechanisms (HKD288880 )
  • Dr Yiu, Kai Hang 2013/14 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Relationship between matrix G1a protein and osteogenic endothelial progenitor cells with vascular and valvular calcification in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: Potential therapeutic role of vitamin K (HKD649524 )
  • Professor Lau, Wallace Chak Sing 2013/14 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): The role of regulatory microRNAs in plasmacytoid dendritic cell functions in systemic lupus erythematosus immunopathogenesis (HKD692826 )
  • Dr Tse, Eric Wai Choi 2013/14 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Extending the therapeutic application of arsenic trioxide in acute myeloid leukaemia (HKD692826 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2013/14 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Fibroblast growth factor 21 maintains glucose homeostasis during fasting by mediating the crosstalk between liver and brain (HKD866032 )
  • Dr Ng, Kwong Man 2013/14 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Novel Therapeutic Approach for X-linked related Danon Disease Insight from Patient-specific Pluripotent Stem Cells Platform. (HKD952636 )
  • Professor Leung, Wai Keung 2013/14 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Molecular characterization of gastric microbiome in individuals at different stages of H. pylori associated gastric carcinogenesis cascade (HKD637400 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2013/14 ANR/RGC Joint Research Scheme: The gut microbiota-adipose tissue axis in the pathogenesis of obesity and its related metabolic disorders: molecular mechanism and clinical implications (HKD2630976 )
  • Professor Chan, Daniel Tak Mao 2013/14 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): The Role of CD44 in the Pathogenesis of Lupus Nephritis (HKD692826 )
  • Dr Leung, Joseph Chi Kam 2013/14 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): The role of kidney injury molecule in the reparative process of injured kidney tubular epithelial cells (HKD736128 )
  • Professor Leung, Anskar Yu Hung 2013/14 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): A novel role of ADP-ribosylation factors-like 4a (arl4a) in definitive hematopoiesis (HKD909334 )
  • Dr Siu, David Chung Wah 2013/14 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Cardiac fibroblasts derived Human induced pluripotent cells for cardiac regeneration (HKD736128 )
  • Professor Tse, Hung Fat 2013/14 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Effects of Catheter-based Splanchnic Denervation on Blood Pressure Control and Left Ventricular Remodeling in Porcine Model of Hypertensive Cardiomyopathy (HKD1039239 )
  • Dr Hung, Fan Ngai Ivan 2013/14 RGC General Research Fund (GRF): Efficacy and safety of a novel intradermal live-attenuated varicella zoster vaccine in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation donors: a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial (HKD691267 )
  • Dr Lian, Qizhou 2013/14 Innovation and Technology Fund Internship Programme: Platform of Human Pluripotent Stem Cell-derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Tissue Regeneration and Industrial Application (HKD169643 )
  • Professor Chan, Daniel Tak Mao 2013/14 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Gut Microbiota Products in the Pathogenesis of Lupus Nephritis (HKD958992 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2013/14 Germany/Hong Kong Joint Research Scheme: Adipocyte fatty acid binding protein as a mediator of obesity-related medical complications (HKD85800 )
  • Dr Wong, Danny Ka Ho 2013/14 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Hepatitis B X protein primary structure and epigenetic regulation of HBV replication (HKD967880 )
  • Professor Ho, Shu Leong 2013/14 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Pathophysiological study of Parkinson's disease associated with leucine-rich repeat kinase 2 (LRRK2) gene mutation (HKD928040 )
  • Dr Lam, Chi Leung David 2013/14 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Application of an EGFR array for the detection of Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor (EGFR) gene mutation in patients with Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) (HKD609000 )
  • Professor Tan, Kathryn Choon Beng 2013/14 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Genetic Screening of Familial Hypercholesterolemia in Hong Kong (HKD996576 )
  • Professor Leung, Wai Keung 2013/14 Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant: Detection of methylated Septin 9 DNA in blood for diagnosis, prognosis and surveillance of patients with colorectal cancer (HKD979032 )
  • Dr Yap, Yat Hin Desmond 2013/14 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: A Therapeutic Drug Monitoring Program of Mycophenolic Acid in patients with Lupus Nephrities (HKD132000 )
  • Professor Leung, Anskar Yu Hung 2013/14 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Provision of free Sorafenib for patients with refractory or relapsed acute myeloid leukemia to bridge them to curative bone marrow transplantation (HKD927000 )
  • Professor Kwong, Yok Lam 2013/14 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Provision of free azacitidine for high-risk patient with myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) (HKD1792000 )
  • Dr Mak, Judith Choi Wo 2013/14 National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) - General Program: Therapeutic Potential of Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell-derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells (hiPSC-MSCs) on oxidative stress-induced (HKD879200 )
  • Professor Chim, James Chor Sang 2013/14 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award: Use of Bortezomib during conditioning of autologous stem cell transplantation of international stage III myeloma (HKD774000 )
  • Dr Lam, Chi Leung David 2012/13 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation: Clinical applications of different driver mutations and biomarkers in lung cancer (HKD648200 )
  • Dr Leung, Joseph Chi Kam 2012/13 RGC Collaborative Research Fund: Macrophage–Myofibroblast-Transition in Organ Fibrosis: Molecular Mechanisms and Clinical Implications (HKD1000000 )
  • Dr Li, Gui-Rong 2012/13 RGC General Research Fund: Roles of Functional Ion Channels in Migration and Proliferation of Human Cardiac c-Kit+ Cells (HKD850000 )
  • Dr Lian, Qizhou 2012/13 National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) - General Program: The Roles and Mechanisms of RAP1/NFkb signaling pathway in MSC-induced immunomodulation for organ transplantation (HKD879200 )
  • Dr Lian, Qizhou 2012/13 Innovation and Technology Fund Internship Programme: Platform of Human Pluripotent Stem Cell-derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Tissue Regeneration and Industrial Application (HKD220010 )
  • Dr Lian, Qizhou 2012/13 Innovation and Technology Support Programme (Tier 3): Platform of Human Pluripotent Stem Cell-derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Tissue Regeneration and Industrial Application (HKD948232 )
  • Dr Mak, Judith Choi Wo 2012/13 RGC General Research Fund: Investigating the mechanisms of cigarette smoke-induced disruption of serotonin homeostasis in the airways in vitro and in vivo - relevant to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (HKD917836 )
  • Dr Seto, Wai Kay Walter 2012/13 Health and Medical Research Fund: Risk of Hepatitis B Reactivation after Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation in Donors and Recipients with Prior HBV Exposure (HKD951960 )
  • Dr Siu, David Chung Wah 2012/13 RGC General Research Fund: Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells as a Disease Modeling and Drug Screening Platform for Friedreich Ataxia (HKD950000 )
  • Dr Wong, Danny Ka Ho 2012/13 Health and Medical Research Fund: Mutational analysis of the hepatitis B core protein DNA-binding domain and its role in HBV transcription regulation (HKD997880 )
  • Dr Yung, Susan Sou Ying 2012/13 RGC General Research Fund: The Role of Fibronectin in Peritoneal Inflammation and Fibrosis (HKD950000 )
  • Professor Chan, Daniel Tak Mao 2012/13 RGC General Research Fund: The Role of Annexin II in the Regulation of Inflammation and Fibrosis in Lupus Nephritis (HKD1158250 )
  • Professor Cheung, Bernard Man Yung 2012/13 RGC General Research Fund: Does an elevated lipocalin-2 concentration in plasma lead to endothelial dysfunction and hypertension? (HKD1158894 )
  • Professor Chim, James Chor Sang 2012/13 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation: Genetic study (FISH study) for personalized treatment of multiple myeloma (HKD420000 )
  • Professor Kwong, Yok Lam 2012/13 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation: Provision of bendamustine for the treatment of non-Hodgkin lymphoma and chronic lymphocytic leukemia (HKD1095680 )
  • Professor Lam, Karen Siu Ling 2012/13 RGC Collaborative Research Fund : To Establish a Metabolic Study Centre in Hong Kong: Focusing on the Emerging Metabolic Hormones (HKD8000000 )
  • Professor Leung, Anskar Yu Hung 2012/13 RGC Collaborative Research Fund: Study of Microglia and Myeloid Leukemia in Zebrafish (HKD350000 )
  • Professor Leung, Wai Keung 2012/13 Health and Medical Research Fund: A prospective randomized trial to compare the safety and immunogenicity of intradermal and intramuscular influenza vaccines in patients with inflammatory bowel disease in Hong Kong (HKD378118 )
  • Professor Tan, Kathryn Choon Beng 2012/13 RGC General Research Fund : Advanced glycation end product receptors in diabetes (HKD850000 )
  • Professor Tang, Sydney Chi Wai 2012/13 RGC General Research Fund: Exploring the role of bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stromal/stem cells in nephropathies (HKD980000 )
  • Professor Tse, Hung Fat 2012/13 NSFC/RGC Joint Research Scheme: Targeted gene correction and disease modeling using Wilson's disease induced pluripotent stem cells (HKD1027619 )
  • Professor Tse, Hung Fat 2012/13 Health and Medical Research Fund: Mendelian randomization to causally infer the impact of life-long vitamin D deficiency on Cardiovascular disease and death: implications for community-based cardiovascular prevention (HKD999000 )
  • Professor Tse, Hung Fat 2012/13 Innovation and Technology Support Programme (Tier 3): Viral-Vector Integration-Free Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Platform Derived from Urine Samples for Disease Diagnosis and Drug Screening (HKD993031 )
  • Professor Tse, Hung Fat 2012/13 RGC General Research Fund: Therapeutic Effects and Mechanism of Sympathorenal Axis Modulation by Catheter-based Renal Denervation in Porcine Model of Ischemic Heart Failure (HKD1348250 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2012/13 RGC Collaborative Research Fund: Physical exercise promotes vascular health: impact of mechano-transduction and novel endothelium-derived regulators (HKD1000000 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2012/13 RGC General Research Fund: The adaptor protein APPL1 as a physiological regulator of insulin secretion in pancreatic βcells (HKD1010000 )
  • Dr Chan, Koon Ho 2011/12 Pharmaceutical Industry: Study of immunopathogenesis of multiple sclerosis and neuromyelitis optica (HKD200000 )
  • Dr Chan, Vera Sau Fong 2011/12 RGC General Research Fund: Functional characterization of the novel C-type lectin-like receptor CLEC16A and its expression association in systemic lupus erythematosus (HKD980000 )
  • Dr Ho, James Chung Man 2011/12 Pharmaceutical Industry: A Phase III Randomised, Double blind, Placebo controlled, Parallel, Multicentre Study to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of continuing IRESSATM 250 mg in addition to Chemotherapy versus Chemotherapy alone in Patients who have Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor (EGFR)Mutation Positive Locally advanced or Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) and have progressed on First Line IRESSATM (HKD207773 )
  • Dr Leung, Anskar Yu Hung 2011/12 RGC General Research Fund: Is sox7 a tumour suppressor in acute myeloid leukemia? (HKD1050000 )
  • Dr Yiu, Kai Hang 2011/12 RGC General Research Fund: Mechanism and Reversibility of Myocardial Fibrosis in Patients with Diabetic Cardiomyopathy: Role of Aliskiren. (HKD950000 )
  • Professor Chim, James Chor Sang 2011/12 RGC General Research Fund: Study of methylation of microRNA in mantle cell lymphoma (HKD800000 )
  • Professor Tang, Sydney Chi Wai 2011/12 RGC General Research Fund: Exploring the role of the kallikrein-kinin system in diabetic nephropathy (HKD900000 )
  • Professor Tse, Hung Fat 2011/12 RGC Theme-based Research Scheme: Personalized Medicine for Cardiovascular Diseases: From Genomic Testing and Biomarkers to Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Platform (HKD33705000 )
  • Professor Tse, Hung Fat 2011/12 RGC General Research Fund: Attenuation of Left Ventricular Remodeling and Improvement of Myocardial Function with Spinal Cord Stimulation in Post-myocardial Infarction Heart Failure (HKD1010000 )
  • Professor Xu, Aimin 2011/12 RGC General Research Fund : The Liver-derived Hormone FGF21 as a Novel Regulator of Vascular Function: Molecular Basis and Physiological Implications (HKD1250000 )
  • Dr Ho, James Chung Man 2010/11 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation : Phase 3, randomized, open-label study of the efficacy and safety of PF-02341066 versus standard of care chemotherapy (pemetrexed or docetaxel) in patients with advanced nonsmall cell lung cancer (NSCLC) harbouring a translocation or inversion event involving the anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) gene locus (HKD51616 )
  • Dr Ho, James Chung Man 2010/11 Pharmaceutical Industry : Phase 2, open-label single arm study of the efficacy and safety of PF 02341066 in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) harboring a translocation or inversion involving the anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) gene locus (HKD90458 )
  • Dr Ho, James Chung Man 2010/11 Pharmaceutical Industry : A Randomized, Double-Blind, Phase 2 Study of erlotinib (Tarceva®) in combination with OSI 906 or placebo in Chemonaive Patients with Advanced NSCLC with Activating Mutations of the Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor (EGFR) Gene (HKD606762 )
  • Dr Ho, James Chung Man 2010/11 Pharmaceutical Industry : Randomized, Multicenter, Double-Blind, Phase 3 Trial Comparing the Efficacy of Ipilimumab in Addition to Paclitaxel and Carboplatin versus Placebo in Addition to Paclitaxel and Carboplatin in Subjects with Stage IV/Recurrent Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) (HKD221926 )
  • Dr Ho, James Chung Man 2010/11 Pharmaceutical Industry : Randomized controlled trial of S-1 versus docetaxel in patients with non-small cell lung cancer who have received a platinum-based treatment (HKD409160 )
  • Dr Ho, James Chung Man 2010/11 Pharmaceutical Industry : In-vitro combination of arsenic trioxide and chemotherapy in non-small cell lung cancer (HKD157202 )
  • Dr Ho, James Chung Man 2010/11 Pharmaceutical Industry : In vitro study of arsenic trioxide in treatment of malignant pleural mesothelioma (HKD552170 )
  • Dr Lam, Chi Leung David 2010/11 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation: Establishment of molecular tests for personalized therapy regime for lung cancer (HKD677700 )
  • Dr Leung, Anskar Yu Hung 2010/11 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation: Provision of free sorafenib for patients with refractory or relapsed acute myeloid leukemia to bridge them to curative bone marrow transplantation (HKD600000 )
  • Dr Leung, Anskar Yu Hung 2010/11 RGC General Research Fund : A novel role of methionine aminopeptidase 2 (MetAP-2) in the regulation of hematopoietic stem cell during definitive hematopoiesis (HKD887400 )
  • Dr Leung, Joseph Chi Kam 2010/11 RGC General Research Fund: Renin-angiotensin system within the podocytes in IgA nephropathy (HKD1551166 )
  • Dr Mak, Judith Choi Wo 2010/11 RGC General Research Fund: Effects of cigarette smoke on regulation of the expression of adiponectin and its receptors in airway cells (HKD832900 )
  • Dr Siu, David Chung Wah 2010/11 RGC General Research Fund : Driven Maturation of Embryonic Stem Cell-Derived Cardiomyocytes via Cardiac Hypertrophic Signals (HKD1200000 )
  • Dr Tang, Sydney Chi Wai 2010/11 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation: Provision of free mycophenolate mofetil for IgA nephropathy patients with persistent proteinuria despite maximal angiotensin blockade therapy in Hong Kong (HKD765120 )
  • Dr Wang, Angela Yee Moon 2010/11 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation: Providing intravenous paricalcitol treatment to the sick and poor chronic hemodialysis patients with severe secondary hyperparathyroidism resistant to existing vitamin D analogs (HKD1472142 )
  • Dr Xu, Aimin 2010/11 RGC Collaborative Research Fund: A Multi-disciplinary Approach to Investigate Vascular Dysfunction in Obesity and Diabetes: From Molecular Mechanism to Therapeutic Intervention (HKD6330000 )
  • Dr Xu, Aimin 2010/11 RGC General Research Fund: APPL2 as a Negative Regulator of Insulin Sensitivity and Glucose Uptake in Skeletal Muscle: A Novel Pathway Leading to Insulin Resistance? (HKD1200000 )
  • Professor Chan, Daniel Tak Mao 2010/11 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation: Provision of HBVDNA assays for immunosuppressed HBsAg-positive kidney transplant recipients and patients with kidney diseases (HKD190000 )
  • Professor Chan, Daniel Tak Mao 2010/11 RGC General Research Fund: Characterization of renal proximal tubular epithelial cell antigens that mediate anti-dsDNA antibody binding and internalization, and their pathogenic role in lupus nephritis (HKD986000 )
  • Professor Cheung, Bernard Man Yung 2010/11 RGC General Research Fund: Biomarkers of Obesity-related Cardiometaolic Risks in Chinese (HKD609445 )
  • Professor Kwong, Yok Lam 2010/11 S.K. Yee Medical Foundation : Provision of clofarabine for the treatment of relapsed or refractory acute leukaemia (HKD600000 )
  • Professor Lam, Karen Siu Ling 2010/11 RGC General Research Fund: Obesity, adipose tissue inflammation and atherosclerosis: role of JNK activation (HKD1300000 )
  • Professor Tse, Hung Fat 2010/11 RGC General Research Fund: Autologous Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Derived Cardiomyocytes for Cardiac Repair in Porcine Ischemic Cardiomyopathy (HKD1600000 )