Search for dissertations about: "Maria Olofsson"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 swedish dissertations containing the words Maria Olofsson.

  1. 1. Endothelial-leukocyte interactions

    University dissertation from Maria Olofsson, Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Box 94, S-221 00 Lund, Sweden

    Author : Maria Olofsson; [2000]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Histology; endothelial cell; leukocyte; apoptosis; mitochondria; heparin binding protein; vascular permeability; E-selectin; migration; rolling; cytochemistry; histochemistry; tissue culture; Histologi; cytokemi; histokemi; vävnadskultur;

    Abstract : This thesis describes early inflammatory responses involving interactions between leukocytes and the endothelial lining of the blood vessel wall. An adhesion molecule, E-selectin, which is upregulated on interleukin-1 activated endothelium, was found to mediate rolling between leukocytes and endothelial cells in vivo. READ MORE

  2. 2. Translational studies of drug-induced tumor cell death

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

    Author : Maria Hägg Olofsson; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : It is essential to understand the mechanisms of action of anticancer drugs in order to obtain good treatment results. I have in the present thesis studied clinically used anticancer agents as well as other agents that induce tumor cell death. READ MORE

  3. 3. Odor identification in aging and dementia Influences of cognition and the ApoE gene

    University dissertation from Umeå : Psykologi

    Author : Jonas Olofsson; Steven Nordin; Maria Larsson; Richard Doty; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Aging; olfaction; identification; dementia; Alzheimer; genetics; ApoE; population based; cognition; demographics; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi;

    Abstract : Olfactory function is impaired in aging and dementia. The general aim of this thesis was to identify variables that predict olfactory function and dysfunction (assessed with an odor identification test) in middle-aged and elderly adults. READ MORE

  4. 4. Child prevention and group based parenting programs effectiveness and implementation

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro university

    Author : Viveca Olofsson; Maria Tillfors; Lauree Tilton-Weaver; Terje Ogden; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Prevention; child; mental health; parenting programs; effectiveness; implementation; follow-up; sectors; Psykologi; Psychology;

    Abstract : Approximately 10–25% of children and youth suffer from mental health problems, such as depression, emotional difficulties, and disruptive behaviors. The evidence base of the effectiveness of preventive interventions targeting youth mental health currently delivered in regular care is weak. READ MORE

  5. 5. Patient Perspectives brought to the Fore for Diabetes Care Descriptions as well as Development and Testing of the Diabetes Questionnaire

    University dissertation from Gothenburg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Maria Svedbo Engström; Soffia Gudbjörnsdottir; Janeth Leksell; Katarina Eeg-Olofsson; Unn-Britt Johansson; Margareta Kristensson; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Diabetes Mellitus; Patient-Reported Outcome Measures; Qualitative Research; Surveys and Questionnaires; Cross-Sectional Studies; Health and Welfare; Hälsa och välfärd;

    Abstract : Aim: The overall aims were to describe perspectives of living with diabetes, to develop a patient-reported outcome and experience measure for the Swedish National Diabetes Register, and to initiate the evaluation of evidence of measurement quality for that measure. A further aim was to describe health-related quality of life and to assess its associations with glycaemic control. READ MORE