Search for dissertations about: "HBsAg"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 swedish dissertations containing the word HBsAg.

  1. 1. Hepatitis B virus replication and integration

    Author : Simon B. Larsson; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; hepatitis B virus; replication; integration; HBV DNA; HBsAg;

    Abstract : Chronic infection with hepatitis B virus (HBV) affects 240 million people worldwide and may cause liver disease including hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Initially patients have high levels of HBV DNA in their blood, no liver disease and express the e antigen (HBeAg). READ MORE

  2. 2. Epidemiological and immunological studies of the hepatitis B virus surface antigen (HBsAg)

    Author : Thora Björg Björnsdottir; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

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  3. 3. Functional role of T-cell activation in viral hepatitis

    Author : Jessica Nyström; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; HBV; HCV; HBcAg; NS3 4A; HBsAg; T-cells;

    Abstract : Hepatitis B and C (HBV, HCV) constitute global health problems and there are approximately 350 million chronically HBV infected people around the world, most of them are found in East and South East Asia and Africa. Worldwide there are 170 million HCV infected individuals with the highest prevalence seen in Egypt. READ MORE

  4. 4. Real-time PCR studies of genotypes, mutations and replication of hepatitis B virus

    Author : Sebastian Malmström; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : hepatitis B virus; real-time PCR; lamivudine resistance; genotypes; replication;

    Abstract : Infection with hepatitis B virus (HBV) is an important cause of liver disease and affects 350 million people worldwide, causing 600,000 deaths/year. Treatment includes interferon and nucleoside analogues (NAs) such as lamivudine, entecavir, and tenofovir. READ MORE

  5. 5. Control of sexually transmitted infections in a high prevalence region : HIV, syphilis and HBV among young adults and preparation for HIV vaccine trials in Mozambique

    Author : Nelson Tembe; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : Mozambique is one of the countries with a high burden of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), hepatitis B virus (HBV) and syphilis. HIV seroprevalence in adults was estimated to be 11.5% in 2009, syphilis prevalence among women was estimated to be 5.7% in 2010 and an estimated national HBV prevalence of above 8%. READ MORE