Search for dissertations about: "Björn Olsen"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 24 swedish dissertations containing the words Björn Olsen.

  1. 1. High Resolution Genotyping of Chlamydia trachomatis

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Linus Christerson; Björn Herrmann; Markus Klint; Björn Olsen; Ian Clarke; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Chlamydia trachomatis: multilocus sequence typing: MLST: genotyping: lymphogranuloma venereum: new variant C. tracomatis: nvCT: multilocus typing DNA microarray: MLT array; MEDICINE Microbiology; immunology; infectious diseases Microbiology Clinical bacteriology; MEDICIN Mikrobiologi; immunologi; infektionssjukdomar Mikrobiologi Klinisk bakteriologi; Medical Science; Medicinsk vetenskap;

    Abstract : Chlamydia trachomatis is an obligate intracellular bacterium of major human health concern, causing urogential chlamydia infections, lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) and trachoma. Chlamydia is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections worldwide and can cause infertility. READ MORE

  2. 2. Spotted Fever Rickettsioses in Sweden Aspects of Epidemiology, Clinical Manifestations and Co-infections

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Anders Lindblom; Kenneth Nilsson; Björn Olsen; Björn Herrmann; Clas Ahlm; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Rickettsia helvetica; Rickettsia felis; co-infection; erythema migrans; meningitis; serology; PCR; western blot; Infektionssjukdomar; Infectious Diseases;

    Abstract : The spotted fever group rickettsiae are emerging diseases. They cause damage in their hosts by invading the endothelium in small to medium-sized blood vessels, which results in vasculitis that can cause clinical manifestations from most organs. READ MORE

  3. 3. Birds and Borrelia

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Björn Olsen; [1995]
    Keywords : Zoonotisk ekologi; Zoonotic Ecology; Virology; Virologi; Mikrobiologi; Microbiology;

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  4. 4. Birds and Borrelia

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Björn Olsen; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Borrelia; Ixodes ticks; Birds; Epidemiology;

    Abstract : The Lyme disease causing spirochaete Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato is transmitted by ticks within the genus Ixodes. These ticks are liberal host seekers and parasitise mammals, birds and reptiles.Prior to this study, the distribution of I. ricinus ticks and Lyme disease was thought to be restricted to the southern half of Sweden. READ MORE

  5. 5. Antibiotic Resistance in Enterobacteriaceae Isolated from Wild Birds

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Jonas Bonnedahl; Björn Olsen; Martin Wierup; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : The presence and spread of clinically important antibiotic-resistant bacteria in reservoirs from natural environments are not well studied compared to the clinical environments. The overall aim of this project was to study the presence of clinically important antibiotic-resistant bacteria in a reservoir from natural environments. READ MORE