Search for dissertations about: "Neurodegenerative disease"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 318 swedish dissertations containing the words Neurodegenerative disease.

  1. 1. Parkinson’s disease the prodromal phase and consequences with respect to working life

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Helena Nyström; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Parkinson’s disease; quality of life; employment; rehabilitation; prodromal phase; risk markers; depression; muscle strength; injurious fall; epidemiology;

    Abstract : Background: Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a common, progressive neurodegenerative disorder, recognized by the motor symptoms of bradykinesia, tremor, rigidity, and postural impairment. At clinical onset, extensive amounts of dopaminergic neurons have already been lost. READ MORE

  2. 2. Microglial cells in Neurodegenerative Diseases. The Role of Galectin-3

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Antonio Boza Serrano; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; neurosciences; microglia; Galectin-3; Alzheimer disease; Parkinson disease; innate immune system; TLR4; TREM2;

    Abstract : Today, dementia such as, Alzheimer’s disease (AD), vascular diseases and motor neurodegenerative diseases, such as Parkinson’s disease (PD), represent a major public health problem. For instance, PD affect to more than 10 million people worldwide and almost 50 million people are affected by dementia. READ MORE

  3. 3. A peripheral immune response in Huntington's disease and delineation of its importance in disease pathology

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Anna Magnusson-Lind; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Huntington s disease; peripheral symptoms; immune response; muscle atrophy; cytokines; gene expression; JAK STAT; NFkB; IL-6; TNF-alpha;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Huntingtons sjukdom (HS) är en ärftlig hjärnsjukdom utan botemedel. Den orsakas av en mutation i en gen som kallas huntingtin. Den klassas som en s.k. READ MORE

  4. 4. Analytical Approaches to Neurodegenerative Disease Protein Aggregation

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Henning Wiberg; KTH.; [2011]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; neurodegenerative diseases; protein misfolding; protein aggregation; gel electrophoresis; isoelectric focusing; immunodetection; ELISA; immunoprecipitation; mass spectrometry; nanoelectrospray; liquid chromatography; neurodegenerativa sjukdomar; felveckade proteiner; proteinaggregering; geleektrofores; isoelektrisk fokusering; immundetektion; ELISA; immunoprecipitering; masspektrometri; nanoelektrospray; vätskekromatografi; NATURAL SCIENCES Chemistry Analytical chemistry; NATURVETENSKAP Kemi Analytisk kemi;

    Abstract : .... READ MORE

  5. 5. Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Parkinsons's disease and related disoders

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Yulia Surova; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2018-02-20]
    Keywords : Mr Imaging; DTI; Parkinson s disease; Progressive supranuclear palsy; Multiple system atrophy;

    Abstract : Objectives: To identify diagnostic and prognostic biomarkers in the cerebral white (WM) and the deep grey matter (GM) in patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD) and atypical parkinsonian syndromes (APS) using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Methods: Patients with a clinical diagnosis of PD, multiple system atrophy (MSA) and progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) were included in the study. READ MORE