Search for dissertations about: "C3 nephritic factors"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words C3 nephritic factors.

  1. 1. Complement aberrations and autoantibodies to complement proteins in relation to disease mechanisms

    University dissertation from Department of Laboratory Medicine, Lund University

    Author : Lillemor Melander Skattum; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; C3 nephritic factors; GM allotypes; C1q autoantibodies; serum bactericidal activity; Neisseria meningitidis; idiopathic sudden hearing loss; complement; Acute poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis;

    Abstract : The complement system, a part of the innate immune system with several links to the adaptive immune system, plays an important role in the pathogenesis of many diseases. The purpose of this thesis was to document and clarify some of these mechanisms. The thesis is based on four papers (I-IV). READ MORE