Search for dissertations about: "Pär W. Wanby"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Pär W. Wanby.

  1. 1. On certain genetic and metabolic risk factors for carotid stenosis and stroke

    University dissertation from Institutionen för medicin och vård

    Author : Pär W. Wanby; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; Carotid artery diseases; Carrier proteins; genetics; Cerebrovascular accident; Cerebrovascular disorders; Genetic predisposition to disease; Polymorphism; genetic; VETERINARY MEDICINE Medicine; VETERINÄRMEDICIN Medicin;

    Abstract : The present study evaluated genetic and metabolic factors influencing the risk of acute cerebrovascular disease (CVD) and internal carotid artery stenosis (ICA stenosis) in a Swedish community. The threonine (T) containing protein of the FABP2 A54T gene polymorphism has a greater affinity for long chain fatty acids (FFAs) than the alanine (A) containing protein. READ MORE