Search for dissertations about: "Roland Möllby"

Found 5 swedish dissertations containing the words Roland Möllby.

  1. 1. Different roles of enterococcus faecium from a human perspective

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Instiutet

    Author : Bodil Lund; Charlotta Edlund; Roland Möllby; [2003]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Food supplements containing viable bacteria, so called probiotics, have been suggested to have beneficial health effects due to their influence on the normal microflora. However, there has been safety concern regarding probiotics containing Enterococcus faecium. READ MORE

  2. 2. Clostridium difficile : epidemiology and antibiotic resistance

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Author : Torbjörn Norén; Erik Bäck; Lars G. Burman; Roland Möllby; [2006]
    Keywords : LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; Clostridium difficile; antibiotic resistance; epidemiology; VETERINARY MEDICINE Medicine; VETERINÄRMEDICIN Medicin; Medicin; Medicine;

    Abstract : Clostridium difficile is a spore-forming toxin-producing intestinal bacterium abundant in soils and waters. This pathogen relies on increased growth by a disturbed intestinal microflora and the production of two cytotoxins, toxin A and toxin B, which may cause anything from mild self-limiting C. READ MORE

  3. 3. Characterisation of surface traits of Helicobacter pylori and their role in the infectious process

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Christoffer Petersson; Roland Möllby; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : The surface appendages of bacteria determine the initial contact with host cells. Characterisation of functional organisation and spatial distribution of adhesive traits of outer membrane components of Gram-negative bacteria is a key issue in studies of the parasite-host cell interaction. READ MORE

  4. 4. Characterization of clinical enterococcal isolates in Swedish hospitals : studies on genetic relatedness and high-level gentamicin resistance

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping Universitet

    Author : Baharak Saeedi; Roland Möllby; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : During the last few decades, and in parallel with increasing resistance to multiple antibiotics, enterococci have become one of the leading pathogens that cause nosocomial infections. High-level gentamicin resistant (HLGR) enterococci have become frequent. Thus, there are compelling reasons to control the transmission of enterococci with HLGR. READ MORE

  5. 5. Aspects of Bacterial Resistance to Silver

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Susanne Sütterlin; Åsa Melhus; Björn Olsen; Roland Möllby; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Antimicrobial resistance; Silver resistance; Klinisk bakteriologi; Clinical Bacteriology;

    Abstract : Bacterial resistance to antibiotics has increased rapidly within recent years, and it has become a serious threat to public health. Infections caused by multi-drug resistant bacteria entail higher morbidity, mortality, and a burden to health care systems. READ MORE