Search for dissertations about: "Ekerfelt Ekerfelt"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 swedish dissertations containing the words Ekerfelt Ekerfelt.

  1. 1. Clinical and Immunological Aspects of Lyme borreliosis

    Author : Johanna Sjöwall; Pia Forsberg; Ekerfelt Ekerfelt; Jan Ernerudh; Jarmo Oksi; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : Lyme borreliosis (LB) is a tick-borne infection caused by spirochetes of the Borrelia (B.) burgdorferi sensu lato complex. The infection is associated with several clinical features, of which erythema migrans (EM) and neuroborreliosis (NB) are the most common in Europe. The prognosis after antibiotic therapy is generally good. READ MORE

  2. 2. Numerical and Experimental Studies of Wakefield Accelerators

    Author : Henrik Ekerfelt; Atomfysik; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; laser wakefield acceleration; betatron radiation; ionization-induced trapping; density down-ramp trapping; colliding pulse injection; direct laser acceleration; laser wakefield merging; particle-in-cell simulations; high-intensity optics; Fysicumarkivet A:2019:Ekerfelt;

    Abstract : This thesis is based on work done by the author on the development of laser wakefield accelerators.Wakefield acceleration in plasmas is a promising technique to provide the next generation of accelerating structures and particle beams. READ MORE

  3. 3. Interferon-Υ and interleukin-4 in health and disease : Studies on Borrelia infection, inflammatory polyneuropathies and normal pregnancy

    Author : Christina Ekerfelt; Ann Kari Lefvert; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : Background: The immune system needs stringent regulation in order to effectively eliminate infecting agents and, at the same time, protect the body from immunemediated tissue destruction. T cells have a major role in this regulation by secreting cytokines. READ MORE

  4. 4. Immune mechanisms in Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato infection in relation to clinical outcome

    Author : Linda Fryland; Christina Ekerfelt; Pia Forsberg; Per-Eric Lindgren; Marit Troye Blomberg; Linköpings universitet; []
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    Abstract : Lyme borreliosis (LB) is the most common tick-borne disease in the northern hemisphere. The infection is caused by spirochaetes from the Borrelia (B.) burgdorferi sensu lato (s.l. READ MORE

  5. 5. Local Immune regulation in human pregnancy : with focus on decidual macrophages

    Author : Charlotte Gustafsson Lidström; Christina Ekerfelt; Eva Sverremark-Ekström; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; reproduction; placenta; leukocyte; ELISPOT; Clinical immunology; Klinisk immunologi;

    Abstract : During pregnancy, the woman carries a fetus partly foreign to her immune system, because of the expression of paternal antigens. Despite this, the fetus is normally tolerated and not rejected, as is often the case with organs in allogeneic transplantations. READ MORE