Search for dissertations about: "Salah Eldin Farouk"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Salah Eldin Farouk.

  1. 1. T cell and antibody responses in Plasmodium falciparum malaria and their relation to disease susceptibility

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Wenner-Grens institut för experimentell biologi

    Author : Salah Eldin Farouk; Stockholms universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : Medical and Health Sciences Basic Medicine Immunology in the medical area; Medicin och hälsovetenskap Medicinska grundvetenskaper Immunologi inom det medicinska området; P. falciparum; Malaria; Granulysin; Fulani; Schizont; MEDICINE Microbiology; immunology; infectious diseases Immunology; MEDICIN Mikrobiologi; immunologi; infektionssjukdomar Immunologi;

    Abstract : Malaria antigen-induced polarization of T cells into effectors Th1 and/or Th2 cells and their subsequent release of cytokines is known to affect antibody production. This thesis includes studies on early innate responses to the parasite, with a focus on γδT cells, and acquired specific responses in African sympatric ethnic tribes. READ MORE