Search for dissertations about: "HTK"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the word HTK.

  1. 1. Islet Transplantation a Technical Challenge : Studies on Human Pancreas Preservation and Enzymatic Digestion

    Author : José Caballero-Corbalán; Olle Korsgren; Daniel Brandhorst; Ralf Segersvärd; Federico Bertuzzi; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Islet transplantation; Human islet isolation; Pancreas preservation; Two-layer method; Perfluorocarbon; Cold storage; Cold ischemia; University of Wisconsin solution; Histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate; HTK; Pancreas preservation; Prediction; Collagenase; Trasplante de islotes; Aislamiento de islotes; Preservación del pancreas; Método de las dos capas; Colagenasa; Solución de Wisconsin; HTK; Histidina-triptófano-ketoglutarato; Predicción; Endocrinology; Endokrinologi; Transplantation surgery; Transplantationskirurgi; Endocrinology and Diabetology; Endokrinologi och Diabetologi; Cell Research; Cellforskning; Klinisk immunologi; Clinical Immunology;

    Abstract : Islet transplantation has found its niche in diabetes treatment. It has contributed to a better quality of life and better glycemic control of patients with diabetes suffering from severe hypoglycemia that are not eligible for vascularized pancreas transplantation. Islet isolation is a technically challenging procedure. READ MORE

  2. 2. Management of Ischemia and Brain Death-Associated Injuries in Porcine Kidney Grafts

    Author : Amir Sedigh; Tomas Lorant; Gunnar Tufveson; Olle Korsgren; Styrbjörn Friman; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Organs from deceased donors after brain death (BD) remain the major source of organs for transplantation. The catastrophic event of BD and the inevitable consequences of ischemia reperfusion injury (IRI) are linked to impaired graft quality and transplantation outcome. READ MORE

  3. 3. Uterus transplantation: An experimental study in primates

    Author : Liza Johannesson; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; infertility; transplantation; nonhuman primates; uterus; human; immunosuppression;

    Abstract : Most causes of infertility are nowadays treatable, but for women that are infertile due to lack of, or severe malfunction of the uterus, there is as of today no available cure. Uterus transplantation (UTx) may provide a future possibility for treatment of these females with uterine factor infertility (UFI). READ MORE