Dr. Ka Wai Fung

Dr. Ka Wai Fung 馮家維

Resident Fellow, Ma Man Kei and Lo Pak Sam College

“The bivalent and co-operative molecular mechanism of Factor H binding to a heparin-coated surface accounts for the onset of inflammatory diseases” – 15th European Meeting on Complement in Human Disease, organised by the University of Uppsala, Department of Immunology, Genetics and Pathology, Sweden, June 2015

Fung, K. W., Wright, D., Gor, J., Swann, M and Perkins, S. J. (2016) Structural studies of C4b in different buffers by dual polarisation interferometry, analytical ultracentrifugation and solution X-ray scattering reveal compact and extend structure of C4b Biochem. Journal doi: 10.1042/BCJ20160744

Khan, S., Fung, K. W., Rodriguez, E., Patel, R., Gor, J., Mulloy, B., & Perkins, S. J. (2013). The solution structure of heparan sulfate differs from that of heparin: implications for function. J. Biol. Chem. 288, 27737-27751. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M113.492223

Perkins, S. J., Fung, K. W., & Khan, S. (2014). Molecular interactions between complement Factor H and its heparin and heparan sulfate ligands. Front. Immunol. 5, 126. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2014.00126