Search for dissertations about: "David Engblom"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 swedish dissertations containing the words David Engblom.

  1. 1. Prostaglandin E2 in immune-to-brain signaling

    Author : David Engblom; Tamas Bartfai; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : Upon immune-challenge, signaling from the immune system to the brain triggers an array of central nervous responses that include fever, anorexia, hyperalgesia and activation of the hypothalamus-pituitary adrenal axis. These symptoms are dependent on cytokines produced at the site of inflammation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Mechanisms of sensory neuron diversification during development and in the adult Drosophila : How to make a difference

    Author : Liza Alkhori; Mattias Alenius; David Engblom; Mattias Mannervik; Linköpings universitet; []
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    Abstract : The nervous system contains a vast number of neurons and displays a great diversity in cell types and classes. Even though this has been known for a long time, the exact mechanism of cell specification is still poorly understood. READ MORE

  3. 3. Neuropeptide Receptors as Treatment Targets in Alcohol Use Disorders

    Author : Abdul Maruf Asif Aziz; Annika Thorsell; David Engblom; Elizabeth Jerlhag; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Alcohol use disorder (AUD) is a complex disorder with multiple pathophysiological processes contributing to the initiation, progression and development of the disease state. AUD is a chronic relapsing disease with escalation of alcohol-intake over time in repeated cycles of tolerance, abstinence and relapse and hence, it is very difficult to treat. READ MORE

  4. 4. Neuroprotective Effect of Genistein : Studies in Rat Models of Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s Disease

    Author : Maryam Bagheri; Simin Mohseni; David Engblom; Jan Marcusson; Mark J. West; Linköpings universitet; []
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    Abstract : Parkinson’s disease (PD) and Alzheimer’s disease (AD) are neurodegenerative disorders that mainly affect the elderly population. It is believed that oxidative stress is involved in development of both these diseases and that estrogen deficiency is a risk factor for development of AD. READ MORE

  5. 5. Fever : Role of brain endothelial prostaglandins

    Author : Daniel Björk Wilhelms; David Engblom; Kazuhiro Nakamura; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Fever and loss of appetite are two of the most fundamental manifestations of disease. These disease symptoms, which lead to deviations from normal body temperature and food intake patterns, are seen in a vast array of infectious and inflammatory conditions. READ MORE