Search for dissertations about: "Adipose Tissue"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 354 swedish dissertations containing the words Adipose Tissue.

  1. 1. Adipose tissue as an active organ  blood flow regulation and tissue-specific glucocorticoid metabolism

    Author : Jonas Andersson; Tommy Olsson; Stefan Söderberg; Sverker Jern; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; 11β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1; adipose tissue; autonomic nervous system; blood flow; cortisol; nitric oxide; weight loss.; medicin; Medicine;

    Abstract : Background: Despite advances in the treatment of atherosclerosis, cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death worldwide. With the population getting older and more obese, the burden of cardiovascular disease may further increase. READ MORE

  2. 2. Brown adipose tissue : control of heat production : development during ontogeny and cold adaptation

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Author : Ulf Sundin; [1981]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

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  3. 3. Salt-inducible kinases in adipose tissue

    University dissertation from Lund University: Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Johanna Sernevi Säll; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; salt-inducible kinase; SIK; SIK2; fettväv; fettceller; insulinsignalering; glukosupptag; fetma; insulinresistens; salt-inducible kinase; SIK; SIK2; adipose tissue; adipocytes; insulin signalling; glucose uptake; obesity; insulin resistance;

    Abstract : Obesity, insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes (T2D) are metabolic diseases that increase rapidly in the modern society. The underlying mechanisms are complex and involve both environmental and genetic factors. Adipose tissue is an important organ for maintaining whole body energy homeostasis. READ MORE

  4. 4. Obesity-associated inflammation in adipose tissue

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : Malin Alvehus; Tommy Olsson; Agneta Holmäng; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; adipose tissue; inflammation; pro-inflammatory cytokines; serum; obesity; weight loss; menopause;

    Abstract : Background: Excess body fat, particularly in the visceral depot, is linked to increased mortality and morbidity, including the development of diseases such as type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and cancer. Chronic low-grade inflammation in adipose tissue may be a key mediator of obesity-associated diseases. READ MORE

  5. 5. Novel endocrine aspects of human adipose tissue

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Cecilia Karlsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2000]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Adipose tissue; obesity; leptin; olfaction; hypertension; infertility; angiotensinogen; angiotensin II; sulfonylurea receptor; growth hormone;

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