Search for dissertations about: "Mycobacterium tuberculosis symptoms"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Mycobacterium tuberculosis symptoms.

  1. 1. The impact of helminth infection in patients with active tuberculosis

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Ebba Abate; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : The geographic distribution of helminth infection and tuberculosis (TB) overlap substantially. Experimental animal models and limited data from humans have shown that intestinal helminths could subvert the host immune response towards a T-helper 2 (Th2)-type immune response and an increased regulatory T-cell activity (Tregs). READ MORE