Search for dissertations about: "CEA"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 47 swedish dissertations containing the word CEA.

  1. 1. Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) : tumor specificity of monoclonal antibodies to CEA and molecular cloning of cDNAs for CEA-related salivary gland antigens

    University dissertation from Umeå

    Author : Fairouz Zoubir; Stockholms universitet.; [1989]
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  2. 2. Characteristics of tumour markers CEA, CA 50 and CA 242 in serum with reference to colorectal cancer

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Boel Engarås; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2000]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Tumour; CEA; CA 50; CA 242; colorectal cancer; follow-up;

    Abstract : There is no consensus on if and how to conduct colorectal cancer surveillance. Serum levels of tumour markers and especially CEA increase before a recurrence is detected by clinical diagnosis. Second look surgery based on elevated serum levels of CEA has been beneficial for individual patients. READ MORE

  3. 3. Vaccination in gastrointestinal cancer

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Oncology-Pathology

    Author : Caroline Staff; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; CEA;

    Abstract : Advances in immunology have increased the possibility to develop therapeutic cancer vaccines (TCV), as a complementary approach to standard treatment. The goal of a successful cancer vaccine is to induce a potent long-lasting immune response against the tumour with limited toxicity on normal cells. READ MORE

  4. 4. Vaccine Therapy of Colorectal Cancer Patients with Tumor Associated Antigens

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Gustav Ullenhag; Uppsala universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Oncology; Oncology; Colorectal cancer; GM-CSF; vaccination; CEA; ALVAC-KSA; IgG subclass; epitopes; Onkologi; MEDICINE Surgery Oncology; MEDICIN Kirurgi Onkologi; Oncology; onkologi;

    Abstract : In this thesis, two different vaccines were evaluated as adjuvant therapy for patients with colorectal cancer. The ability of the two candidate vaccines to generate antigen-specific cellular and humoral responses, respectively, was studied. READ MORE

  5. 5. Optimisation of Chemotherapy Treatment in Advanced Colorectal Cancer

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Eklundshof Grafiska AB

    Author : Åke Berglund; Uppsala universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Oncology; Colorectal cancer; chemotherapy; 5-fluorouracil; dose-effect relationship; ex vivo assay; thymidylate synthase; p53; CEA; TPS; VEGF; bFGF.; Onkologi; MEDICINE Surgery Oncology; MEDICIN Kirurgi Onkologi; Oncology; onkologi;

    Abstract : Colorectal cancer is one of the most common malignant diseases in Sweden – more than 5000 new cases are diagnosed each year. The overall five-year survival is about 60% and in cases of recurrence the prognosis is poor. READ MORE