Search for dissertations about: "Helicobacter pylori treatment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 44 swedish dissertations containing the words Helicobacter pylori treatment.

  1. 1. Helicobacter pylori : molecular insights into regulation of adhesion properties

    Author : Pär Gideonsson; Anna Arnqvist; Thomas Borén; Hilde De Reuse; Umeå universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Helicobacter pylori; medicinsk biokemi; Medical Biochemistry;

    Abstract : Helicobacter pylori infects the human stomach and triggers an inflammatory response that damages the gastric tissue. This host-pathogen interplay has dire consequences as up to 20 % of infected individuals develop peptic ulcer disease or gastric cancer. READ MORE

  2. 2. Treatment of helicobacter pylori infection : experimental and clinical studies

    Author : Mikael Sörberg; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : Helicobacter pylori; coccoid form; treatment; pharmacodynamics; resistance; serology Stockholm 1997;

    Abstract : The general aims of the present study were to investigate the reason for failed H. pylori eradication, and to improve the recommendations for treating H. pylori infection. Our in vitro studies are based on microscopy, viable count and bioluminescence assay of bacterial adenosine triphosphate (ATP). READ MORE

  3. 3. Helicobacter pylori infection and immunity. Protection after vaccination and regulation of inflammation in a mouse model

    Author : Sukanya Raghavan; Göteborgs universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Helicobacter pylori; formalin-inactivated H. pylori; post-immunization gastritis; cholera toxin; CD4 CD25 regulatory T cells; CpG ODN;

    Abstract : Helicobacter pylori infection is an important cause of chronic active gastritis and peptic ulcer disease and a risk factor for the development of gastric cancer. An attractive strategy in the control of H. pylori infection is the development of a safe and effective therapeutic vaccine. Using a mouse model of H. READ MORE

  4. 4. Management of Helicobacter pylori infection in Vietnam

    Author : Thuc-Uyen Wheeldon; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : Helicobacter pylori; developing country; eradication treatment; antibiotic;

    Abstract : Aims: The general aim of the present study was to assess the usefulness of Helicobacter pylori eradication therapy in the long-term outcome of peptic ulcer disease in a developing country such as Vietnam. In addition, we also wanted to elaborate a simple and efficacious treatment regimen and to evaluate the accuracy of the non-invasive ELISA method for use in Vietnam. READ MORE

  5. 5. Function of natural killer cells in Helicobacter pylori infection and gastric cancer

    Author : Åsa Lindgren; Göteborgs universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Natural killer cells; Helicobacter pylori; gastric cancer; IFN-γ; TLR;

    Abstract : Helicobacter pylori infection is one of the most wide-spread infections in the world and causes a chronic inflammation in the gastrointestinal mucosa characterised by increased production of IFN-γ and is associated with an increased risk of developing gastric cancer. The mechanisms behind the development of gastric cancer in H. READ MORE