Search for dissertations about: "Macrophages pathology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 66 swedish dissertations containing the words Macrophages pathology.

  1. 1. Glioblastoma multiforme in the microscope: Diagnostic features of importance for prognosis and treatment

    University dissertation from Annette Persson Department of Pathology, Lund University

    Author : Annette Persson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; General pathology; cytogenetik; Genetik; Genetics; cytogenetics; Medicin människa och djur ; macrophages; adenoviral based gene-therapy proliferation activity; telomerase activity; immunohistochemistry; Medicine human and vertebrates ; cytotoxic T-lymphocytes; diagnostic features; prognosis; immuno-therapy; Glioblastoma multiforme; neuropathology; pathological anatomy; Patologi allmän ; patologisk anatomi;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish De flesta primärar hjärntumörer utgår ifrån astrocyter, oligodendrocyter och ependymala celler, som är hjärnvävnadens egna celler. Cirka hälften av dessa tumörer ingår i en grupp där tumörtypen heter gliom. READ MORE

  2. 2. Targeting the prostate tumor microenvironment and vasculature the role of castration, tumor-associated macrophages and pigment epithelium-derived factor

    University dissertation from Umeå : Medicinsk biovetenskap

    Author : Sofia Halin; Umeå universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Prostate cancer; angiogenesis; castration therapy; microenvironment; stroma; tumor-associated macrophages; pigment epithelium-derived factor; PEDF; vasculature; MEDICINE Morphology; cell biology; pathology Pathology; MEDICIN Morfologi; cellbiologi; patologi Patologi; patologi; Pathology;

    Abstract : BACKGROUND: Prostate cancer is the most common cancer among Swedish men. For patients with metastatic prostate cancer the standard therapy is castration, a treatment that initially provides symptomatic relief but unfortunately is not curative. New therapeutic targets for advanced prostate cancer are therefore needed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Crosstalk between colorectal cancer cells and tumour-associated macrophages

    University dissertation from Cell Pathology

    Author : Yuan Zhang; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; CD47; tumour-associated macrophage; matrix metalloproteinase; cell migration; colon cancer;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in English Colorectal cancer (CRC) is a cancer caused by uncontrolled cell growth in colon or rectum. CRC is the third most common cancer and the fourth leading cause of cancer related death in the world. It is a multifactorial disease, both genetic predisposition and environmental play a role in the development of CRC. READ MORE

  4. 4. Exploring mechanisms regulating the heterogeneity of Tumor-Associated Macrophages

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Oncology-Pathology

    Author : Majken Wallerius; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Accumulation of macrophages in the tumor microenvironment is associated to poor prognoses in most human cancers. Tumor-associated macrophages (TAMs) represent a heterogeneous and plastic population of cells that contribute to tumor growth, metastatic dissemination, angiogenesis, and immune suppression. READ MORE

  5. 5. The impact of Wnt5a signaling and tumor associated macrophages in breast cancer

    University dissertation from Department of Laboratory Medicine, Lund University

    Author : Catharina Hagerling; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Breast cancer; Wnt5a; E-cadherin; B-catenin; migration; invasion; turnor associated macrophages; CD163; CD68; turnor stroma;

    Abstract : Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women worldwide with approximately 1.150.000 new cases each year and accounting for over 400.000 deaths per year. READ MORE