Search for dissertations about: "Marie Oskarsson"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words Marie Oskarsson.

  1. 1. Islet amyloid polypeptide (IAPP) in Type 2 diabetes and Alzheimer disease

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Marie Oskarsson; Gunilla Westermark; Mikael Oliveberg; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; amyloid; IAPP; Abeta; type 2 diabetes; Alzheimer disease; BRICHOS; heparan sulfate; islet amyloid; amyloid plaques; seeding; Medical Cell Biology; Medicinsk cellbiologi;

    Abstract : The misfolding and aggregation of the beta cell hormone islet amyloid polypeptide (IAPP) into amyloid fibrils is the main pathological finding in islets of Langerhans in type 2 diabetes. Pathological assemblies of IAPP are cytotoxic and believed to contribute to the loss of insulin-producing beta cells. READ MORE

  2. 2. Doppler evaluation of coronary blood flow and coronary flow reserve - Clinical and experimental studies

    University dissertation from Gylfi Oskarsson/CO Britt-Marie Nilsson-Brandt, Department of Paediatrics, Lund University Hospital, S-221 85 Lund

    Author : Gylfi Oskarsson; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Pediatrics; Pediatri; Cardiovascular system; Kardiovaskulära systemet; fetal asphyxia; transposition of the great arteries; dilated cardiomyopathy; aortic stenosis; child; neonate; adenosine; coronary flow reserve; Doppler; coronary flow;

    Abstract : Heart diseases in children cause different combinations of myocardial hypertrophy, increased intra-ventricular pressures, volume overload and decreased oxygen saturation. This may affect basal coronary flow and the ability of the heart to maximally increase coronary flow. READ MORE