Search for dissertations about: "V Medicine"

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  1. 1. Hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells and potentials for application in fetal cell replacement therapy

    University dissertation from Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lund University

    Author : Karina Liuba; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; hematopoietic stem cell; in utero hematopoietic cell transplantation; multipotent progenitor; fetal therapy; heterotypic cell fusion;

    Abstract : Fetal cell replacement therapy or in utero hematopoietic cell transplantation (IUHCT) is proposed as a non-myeloablative alternative to bone marrow transplantation (BMT) for a number of inborn immunologic, hematologic and metabolic disorders. IUHCT represents the method through which variable amounts of natural or genetically modified hematopoietic cells can be transferred to the fetal recipient in hope of correcting the disorder and preventing postnatal permanent organ damage. READ MORE

  2. 2. Immunosuppressive Myeloid Cells in Breast Cancer and Sepsis

    University dissertation from Department of Laboratory Medicine, Lund University

    Author : Caroline Bergenfelz; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Immune cells play paradoxical roles in cancer progression. On one hand, the immune system protects us against tumor development by recognizing and eliminating cancerous cells. READ MORE

  3. 3. Epididymal and accessory sex gland function and semen quality

    University dissertation from Medicinsk Informationsteknik, Malmö

    Author : Saad Elzanaty; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Medicine human and vertebrates ; Medicin människa och djur ; zinc; visco-elasticity; sperm motility; SDR5A2; PSA; persistent organohalogen pollutants; NAG; fructose; Epididymis; CASA; acessory sex gland; abstinence period;

    Abstract : Infertility, defined as the inability to conceive after one year of unprotected regular intercourse, affects up to 15% of all couples of reproductive age. The infertility can originate from female, male or both partners. In up to 50% of the affected couples, a male factor is the cause of infertility. READ MORE

  4. 4. Testicular cancer; gonadal, sexual and psychological aspects of the disease and its treatment

    University dissertation from Jakob Eberhard, Dep of Clinical Sciences, Malmö University Hospital, Lund University

    Author : Jakob Eberhard; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; sexual dysfunction; depression; hypogonadism; testicular cancer; fertility; anxiety; androgen receptor;

    Abstract : The survival rates among testicular germ cell cancer (TGCC) patients have dramatically increased and more than 95 % are cured. The question of quality of life of the survivors is, therefore, important. The TGCC treatment, and thereby its side-effects may vary. READ MORE

  5. 5. The impact of Wnt5a signaling and tumor associated macrophages in breast cancer

    University dissertation from Department of Laboratory Medicine, Lund University

    Author : Catharina Medrek; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Wnt5a; Breast cancer; E-cadherin; B-catenin; migration; invasion; turnor associated macrophages; CD163; CD68; turnor stroma;

    Abstract : Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women worldwide with approximately 1.150.000 new cases each year and accounting for over 400.000 deaths per year. READ MORE