Search for dissertations about: "Liselotte"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 31 swedish dissertations containing the word Liselotte.

  1. 1. Recombinant CXCR4/CCR5 hybrid receptors as tools for studies of HIV-1 receptor usage

    Author : Liselotte Antonsson; Drug Target Discovery; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Medicin människa och djur ; evolution; pathogenesis; cerebrospinal fluid; Medicine human and vertebrates ; TAK-779; RANTES; CXCR4; CCR5; coreceptor; GPCR; HIV-1;

    Abstract : The chemokine receptors CCR5 and CXCR4 are required, together with CD4, for the entry of HIV-1 into target cells. CCR5 using HIV-1 dominates during transmission and the asymptomatic phase of infection. During progression, virus phenotypes with the ability to use CXCR4 emerge in about 50% of infected individuals. READ MORE

  2. 2. Genetic dissection of experimental arthritis in the DA rat

    Author : Liselotte Bäckdahl; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : RA; Experimental arthritis; QTL; congene; Aplec; > human association;

    Abstract : Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic inflammatory disease affecting peripheral joints. Persistent inflammation causes cartilage deterioration with severe joint deformations as a consequence. The etiology is largely unknown but complex interactions between genetic and environmental factors contribute to the disease. READ MORE

  3. 3. Studies on the presence and influence of human papillomavirus (HPV) in head and neck tumors

    Author : Liselotte Dahlgren; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : Head and neck cancer; tonsillar cancer; tongue cancer; human papillomavirus; viral load; survival; comparative genomic hybridization; respiratory papillomatosis; Interferon-alpha;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to confirm the presence of human papillomavirus (HPV) in tonsillar cancer and the previous finding that presence of HPV in tonsillar cancer is prognostic favorable for patient survival. Furthermore, the physical state and viral load of HPV in tonsillar cancer, and the influence of HPV on chromosomal patterns and on the clinical outcome for tonsillar cancer patients were examined. READ MORE

  4. 4. Penicillin-resistant pneumococci in Sweden : epidemiology and public health response

    Author : Liselotte Högberg; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : Streptococcus pneumoniae; penicillin resistance; epidemiology; surveillance; validity; public health interventions; day care centres; antibiotic use.;

    Abstract : Since 1996, all identified cases of pneumococci with a MIC for penicillin G > 0.5 mg/L (penicillin resistant pneumococci: PRP) have been registered according to the Swedish Communicable Disease Act. READ MORE

  5. 5. Everyday problems in men with prostate cancer : aspects of micturition, indwelling urinary catheter treatment and sexual life

    Author : Liselotte Jakobsson; []

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