Search for dissertations about: "CD36"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 swedish dissertations containing the word CD36.

  1. 1. Studies on receptors for modified LDL in human monocytes and macrophages : a link between diabetes and atherosclerosis?

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Linda Svensson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; atherosclerosis; diabetes CD14; CD36; CD64; fatty acid; flow cytometry; macrophage; monocyte; scavenger receptor;

    Abstract : Type 2 diabetes increases the risk for cardiovascular disease three- to fourfold. Because of the rise in diabetes prevalence there is a need for a better understanding of the link between diabetes and atherosclerosis. READ MORE

  2. 2. Computational and experimental approaches to regulatory genetic variation

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Bioteknologi

    Author : Malin Andersen; Jacob Odeberg; John Peden; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Molecular biology; Genetics; single nucleotide polymprhism SNP ; regulatory SNP; transcription factor binding site; phylogenetic footprinting; allelic imbalance; EMSA; CD36; cardiovascular disease.; TECHNOLOGY Bioengineering Genetic engineering including functional genomics; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Bioteknik Genteknik inkl. funktionsgenomik;

    Abstract : Genetic variation is a strong risk factor for many human diseases, including diabetes, cancer, cardiovascular disease, depression, autoimmunity and asthma. Most of the disease genes identified so far alter the amino acid sequences of encoded proteins. READ MORE

  3. 3. Nutritional and dysmetabolic factors with potential impact on type 2 diabetes : epidemiological and molecular studies

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Molecular Medicine and Surgery

    Author : Tina Wirström; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Type 2 Diabetes;

    Abstract : Diabetes is a group of diseases characterized by hyperglycaemia. Type 2 diabetes encompasses 85-95% of all diabetes with a prevalence that is expected to increase worldwide. READ MORE

  4. 4. Regulation of B cell responses to modified self

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology

    Author : Emilie Grasset; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : The immune system needs to be efficient to protect organisms from invading pathogens. Lymphoid organs such as the spleen and lymph nodes are needed to initiate the response. READ MORE

  5. 5. Monocyte and Neutrophil Inflammatory Responses to the Periodontopathogen Porphyromonas gingivalis

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro university

    Author : Kartheyaene Jayaprakash; Torbjörn Bengtsson; Allan Sirsjö; Hazem Khalaf; Anders Johansson; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Monocytes; Neutrophils; Porphyromonas gingivalis; Gingipains; Biomedicin; Biomedicine;

    Abstract : Periodontitis is one of the most common adult infections. Duing bacteremia in healthy individuals or patients with chronic periodontitis, a number of oral bacteria such as Porphyromonas gingivalis encounter inflammatory cells in the blood eg. platelets, neutrophils and monocytes. READ MORE