Search for dissertations about: "ESCRT complex"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words ESCRT complex.

  1. 1. The release of histone proteins from cells via extracellular vesicles

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : Uma Muthukrishnan; Umeå universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Histone; extracellular vesicles; exosomes; extracellular histones extracellular DNA; cellular stress; proteomics; ESCRT complex; Lrrn1; mid-hindbrain organizer; ovarian cancer; ascites;

    Abstract : Histones are chromatin-associated proteins localized to the nucleus. However, extracellular histones are present in biofluids from healthy individuals and become elevated under disease conditions, such as neurodegeneration and cancer. READ MORE

  2. 2. Bacterial genotoxins : an interface between infection and cancer biology

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

    Author : Laura Levi; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Infections contribute to the development of more than 20% of all malignancies in humans. While strong evidence exists for a number of virus-associated cancers, the role of bacterial infections is still poorly appreciated although there are evidences that link chronic bacterial infections to increased risk of certain tumors. READ MORE