Search for dissertations about: "Ingrid Dahlman"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the words Ingrid Dahlman.

  1. 1. Genetic dissection of experimental autoimmune neuroinflammatory diseases in rats

    Author : Ingrid Dahlman; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
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    Abstract : Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a chronic inflammatory and demyelinating disease of the central nervous system (CNS) causing neurological deficits. The disease has a complex etiology comprising multiple unidentified susceptibility genes and environmental influences. READ MORE

  2. 2. Role of nuclear receptors in the regulation of human adipose tissue metabolism

    Author : Prasad G. Kamble; Jan W Eriksson; Ingrid Dahlman; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : human adipose tissue; nuclear receptors; glucocorticoids; estrogen; PPARγ; lipocalin 2; glucose uptake; lipolysis; adipogenesis; genotype-based recall;

    Abstract : Nuclear receptors modulate expression of genes involved in adipose tissue (AT) metabolism. Their improved understanding may provide new treatment options for metabolic disorders such as obesity, insulin resistance (IR) and type 2 diabetes (T2D). READ MORE

  3. 3. Obesity Genetics : Functional Aspects of Four Genetic Loci Associated with Obesity and Body Mass

    Author : Mathias Rask-Andersen; Helgi Schiöth; Ingrid Dahlman; Uppsala universitet; []

    Abstract : Obesity is a complex disorder which has reached epidemic proportions in many parts of the world. Twin studies have demonstrated a high heritability for obesity. The subsequent appli-cation of genome wide association studies (GWAS) in the last decade have identified at least 32 genetic loci associated with body mass and obesity. READ MORE