Search for dissertations about: "AEC"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 19 swedish dissertations containing the word AEC.

  1. 1. The Regionalisation Process in Southeast Asia and the Economic Integration of Cambodia and Laos into ASEAN

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Lena Lindberg; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Southeast Asia; ASEAN; AFTA; AEC; IAI; ASEAN 3; GMS; ACMECS; CLMV; Cambodia; Laos; regionalisation; regionalism; economic integration; foreign trade.;

    Abstract : This study deals with the current regionalisation process in Southeast Asia, and exploratively examines the various cooperation and integration schemes that are taking place in the region. The main focus is placed on, first, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), and, second, the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) and the Ayeyawady - Chao Phraya - Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy (ACMECS). READ MORE

  2. 2. Role of alveolar epithelial cells in macrophage responses against mycobacterial infections

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Molecular Biosciences, The Wenner-Gren Institute, Stockholm University

    Author : Olga Daniela Chuquimia Flores; Stockholms universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Lung; alveolar epithelial cells; macrophages; AEC-derived media; control of intracellular bacterial growth; mycobacterial infections; immunologi; Immunology;

    Abstract : This thesis aimed to investigate the role of alveolar epithelial cells (AEC) on immune responses against mycobacterial infections, specifically, the role of AEC in modulating macrophage functions through the secretion of broad variety of factors.In paper I, we compared murine AEC with interstitial macrophages (PuM) in their ability to take up and control mycobacterial growth and their capacity as antigen-presenting cells. READ MORE

  3. 3. Innate and adaptive immune responses in the lungs. Contribution to protection against mycobacterial infections

    University dissertation from Stockholm : The Wenner-Gren Institute, Stockholm University

    Author : Olga Daniela Chuquimia Flores; Stockholms universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Host defense against Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) is mediated by a combination of innate and adaptive immunity. In this thesis we investigated the role of components of innate system such as TLR2 signalling and alveolar epithelial cells type II (AEC II) in the immune responses against mycobacterial infections. READ MORE

  4. 4. Diagnostic criteria and dose limiting approaches for image modalities in odontology

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Dental Medicine

    Author : Daniel Benchimol; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Objectives: Technical innovations in radiography enable the development of new approaches to reduce the dose to patients. The aim of this thesis was to explore dose optimization approaches for the most frequently used radiographic modalities in dentistry. Material and Methods. READ MORE

  5. 5. An Organizational Perspective on the Business Value of BIM

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Susanna Vass; KTH.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Informations- och kommunikationsteknik; Information and Communication Technology;

    Abstract : The architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) industry is often characterized by low productivity, poor quality, slow IT adoption and a low rate of innovation. Building Information Modelling (BIM) has been addressed as an IT based potential solution to many of the industry´s problem and BIM has received much attention in both industry and academia. READ MORE