Search for dissertations about: "Serum markers new"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 77 swedish dissertations containing the words Serum markers new.

  1. 1. New Markers of alcohol consumption : Development and evaluation of the clinical use of carbohydrate-deficient transferrin in serum and 5-hydroxytryptophol in urine

    Author : Annette Voltaire Carlsson; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Alcohol drinking; 5-hydrogxytryptophol; 5-hydroxyindole-3-acetic acid; urine; human; ;

    Abstract : New Markers of Alcohol Consumption Development and Evaluation of the Clinical Use of Carbohydrate-Deficient Transferrin in Serum and S-Hydroxytryptophol in Urine Dissertation from Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Psychiatry Section, S-171 76 Stockholm, Sweden Treatment of alcohol dependence and evaluation of treatment and research programs are often based on self-reports of the patients. Since the alcohol consumption pattern does not always relate to the reported behaviour there is a need for validation by reliable biochemical markers. READ MORE

  2. 2. Inflammatory markers and prognosis in Acute Coronary Syndromes

    Author : Anna M Jansson; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; acute coronary syndrome;

    Abstract : Background: Inflammation both accelerates atherosclerosis and contributes to the activation and rupture of the atherosclerotic plaque. Several markers of inflammation, such as CRP, have shown prognostic merit in patients with acute coronary syndromes (ACS). READ MORE

  3. 3. New markers of bulk milk quality in relation to mastitis : studies on polymorphonuclear leukocytes and α-lactalbumin

    Author : Erik Wickström; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet; []
    Keywords : LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : All dairy processors depend on a continuous supply of high-quality bulk milk from milk producers to be able to distribute liquid milk and dairy products. Mastitis, inflammation of the bovine udder, is the most common disease in dairy cows, and leads to altered milk composition and impaired milk quality. READ MORE

  4. 4. Sialic acid : A new potential marker of alcohol abuse

    Author : Maritta Pönniö; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : Biological markers have been used for several years to detect heavy alcohol consumption or organ damage induced by alcohol. Early identification of alcohol abuse or alcohol dependence could increase the likelihood of early treatment, thereby reducing health damage and health care costs. READ MORE

  5. 5. Biochemical markers and genetic risk factors in canine tumors

    Author : Patricio Rivera; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet; []
    Keywords : LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : One out of four dogs will develop cancer before the age of 10 years. Many of them will succumb to the disease. Risk factor analysis, tumor prevention, and ways to prognosticate already existing tumors in the individual patient, are important. READ MORE