Search for dissertations about: "HLA, kidney"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 swedish dissertations containing the words HLA, kidney.

  1. 1. HLA and disease : studies in patients with arthritis, diabetes, inflammatory bowel diseases, kidney stone disease and myasthenia gravis

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Jan Säfwenberg; Uppsala universitet.; [1978]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

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  2. 2. The clinical importance of non-HLA specific antibodies in kidney transplantation

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Almahri Ayeda; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Transplantation; non-HLA antibody;

    Abstract : The clinical significance of human leukocyte antigen (HLA) antibodies (Abs) for hyperacute, acute and chronic antibody-mediated rejection (AMR) of kidney allografts has been clearly demonstrated. AMR occurs in the absence of donor-reactive HLA Abs. READ MORE

  3. 3. Molecular mechanisms behind the liver-induced acceptance of renal grafts in highly sensitized patients

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Madeleine Ingelsten; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; kidney transplantation; liver tolerance; HLA antibodies; dendritic cells; indoleamine 2; 3-dioxygenase; IL-10; natural killer cells;

    Abstract : Preformed antibodies directed at donor HLA are considered an absolute contraindication for kidney transplantation, because of the high risk of rejection. Thus, patients with high levels of HLA antibodies have little chance of receiving a kidney transplant. READ MORE

  4. 4. Utilization and allocation of organs for transplantation - medical and ethical aspects

    University dissertation from Department of Medical Ethics, Lund University

    Author : Marie Omnell-Persson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; estetik; metafysik; kunskapsteori; ideologi; Immunology; serology; transplantation; Immunologi; serologi; ideology; epistemology; aesthetics; metaphysics; Systematic philosophy; ethics; utilization; organ donation; kidney transplantation; Allocation; attitudes; Praktisk filosofi;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish I mitt arbete som transplantationskoordinator på Kliniken för njurmedicin och transplantation på Universitetssjukhuset MAS i Malmö kommer jag i kontakt med många patienter som väntar på njurtransplantation. Det ingår i mitt arbete att informera dessa patienter inför uppsättning på väntelistan för njurtransplantation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cellular Immune Responses to Allografts and Cytomegalovirus

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Mats Engstrand; Uppsala universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Immunology; Transplantation; Rejection; Monitoring; Flow Cytometry; MHC; Tetramer; CMV; infection; Immunologi; MEDICINE Microbiology; immunology; infectious diseases Immunology; MEDICIN Mikrobiologi; immunologi; infektionssjukdomar 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