Search for dissertations about: "Aija Shtauvere-Braméus"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Aija Shtauvere-Braméus.

  1. 1. Studies on autoimmune diabetes in Latvians and other populations

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Molecular Medicine

    Author : Aija Shtauvere-Braméus; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2001]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : IDDM is an autoimmune disease, characterized by autoimmune mediated loss of insulin secreting B- cells. GAD65 and IA-2 are major B-cell specific autoantibodies and are not found in healthy population. IDDM is associated with certain HLA class II alleles. IDDM is positively associated with HLA DR3 and DR4 in Caucasians. READ MORE