Search for dissertations about: "Natalie Stiglund"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Natalie Stiglund.

  1. 1. The role of innate immunity in obesity-induced tissue inflammation

    Author : Natalie Stiglund; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : The prevalence of obesity is rapidly increasing globally, which causes an increase in associated diseases such as type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). In addition to the detrimental effect of obesity on several organs such as the liver and adipose tissue, obesity also has a profound effect on the immune system. READ MORE