Grant & Award

- RGC grant -

The Research Grants Council (RGC) of the University Grants Committee (UGC) has approved for funding a project entitled “Regulation of early steps of coronavirus infection by the ezrin ERM protein” submitted by Dr Roberto Bruzzone.

- RFCID’s grant -

The Research Fund for Control of Infectious Diseases from the Hong Kong Health, Welfare and Food Bureau has approved for funding the following projects:

“Recruitment of the tight junction factor PALS1 by the SARS-CoV E envelope protein: consequences for integrity of the infected airway epithelium” submitted by Dr Béatrice Nal “Identification of cellular enhancing and restricting factors of dengue virus egress” submitted by Dr Pei gang Wang