Search for dissertations about: "Elham Yektaei-Karin"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Elham Yektaei-Karin.

  1. 1. Leukocyte activation in newborns in relation to prenatal stress

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Women's and Children's Health

    Author : Elham Yektaei-Karin; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : The aim of this project is to describe the pattern of innate immunity responses at birth with focus on the recruitment of leukocytes such as eosinophils and neutrophils and their content of cathelicidin antimicrobial peptide LL-37 associated to different degrees of fetal stress and delivery modes. We know that delivery is associated to fetal stress including release of cortisol and cathecolamines. READ MORE