Search for dissertations about: "Gunnar Tufveson"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 swedish dissertations containing the words Gunnar Tufveson.

  1. 1. Studies on chicken lymphoid cells : with special reference to antigen binding, antibody production and mitogen reactivity of B lymphocytes

    Author : Gunnar Tufveson; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

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  2. 2. Preparatory Studies to Introduce Regulatory T Cells in Clinical Transplantation

    Author : David Berglund; Gunnar Tufveson; Olle Korsgren; David Sachs; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Transplantation; Tolerance; Cell therapy; Regulatory T cell; In vivo imaging; Cell purification;

    Abstract : Solid organ transplantation has evolved from being an experimental procedure to a life-saving treatment for patients with end-stage organ failure. The risk of losing a transplant due to acute rejection is very low with the use of modern immunosuppressive protocols and the short-term results are impressive. READ MORE

  3. 3. Modulation of the Immune Response in Concordant Xenotransplantation

    Author : Adam Bersztel; Gunnar Tufveson; Michael Olausson; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Surgery; Antibodies; blood transfusions; heart; pancreatic islets; tolerance; xenotransplantation; Kirurgi; Surgery; Kirurgi; Surgery; kirurgi;

    Abstract : Xenotransplantation, i.e. transplantation between different species, could be a possible solution to the present shortage of organ donors. The immunological response to a xenograft is strong and difficult to suppress. READ MORE

  4. 4. Minimizing Risks and Morbidity in Live Kidney Donors

    Author : Ali-Reza Biglarnia; Jonas Wadström; Gunnar Tufveson; Tomas Lorant; Ingela Fehrman-Ekholm; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; live donors; morbidity; GFR; donor nephrectomy; postoperative pain treatment; venous thromboembolism; HARS; Transplantation surgery; Transplantationskirurgi; Medicin; Medicine;

    Abstract : Live kidney donors are healthy volunteers who are exposed to major surgical procedure and physical harms with no direct therapeutic benefits. Efforts to minimize their risks and morbidity are therefore of utmost importance. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cellular Immune Responses to Allografts and Cytomegalovirus

    Author : Mats Engstrand; Olle Korsgren; Gunnar Tufveson; Nils Persson; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Immunology; Transplantation; Rejection; Monitoring; Flow Cytometry; MHC; Tetramer; CMV; infection; Immunologi; Immunology; Immunologi;

    Abstract : Today the immunosuppressive treatment is kept to a level were the incidence of acute rejection is below 20% within the first year after transplantation. As a consequence, a group of transplanted patients is over-immunosuppressed and at risk for infections. READ MORE