Search for dissertations about: "TINA"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 61 swedish dissertations containing the word TINA.

  1. 1. The role of genetic variation and DNA methylation in human glucose metabolism and type 2 diabetes

    University dissertation from Tina Rönn, Lund University

    Author : Tina Rönn; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; gene expression; oxidative phosphorylation; GWAS; SNP; DNA methylation; epigenetics; type 2 diabetes;

    Abstract : The incidence of diabetes is increasing worldwide, with the most prevalent form being type 2 diabetes. Two fundamental processes contribute to the development of type 2 diabetes: insulin resistance in target organs and insufficient insulin secretion from the pancreatic beta-cells. READ MORE

  2. 2. Placental Vesicles and their miRNAs in Preeclampsia and Normal Pregnancies – Uptake and Function

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Tina Cronqvist; [2020]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

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  3. 3. Radical Online Video: YouTube, video activism and social movement media practices

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Tina Askanius; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; video activism; YouTube; social movement media practices; political engagement; radical politics;

    Abstract : This thesis explores contemporary modes of video activism for a radical politics of the Left. It offers an analytical contribution to media and communication that promotes an understanding of radical online video as modes of political engagement in contemporary online environments. READ MORE

  4. 4. What do snails do in ecosystems? it is a matter of traits

    University dissertation from ; Department of Ecology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

    Author : Tina Astor; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Current environmental changes demand the ability to predict possible consequences for ecosystems performing important functions regulating the Earth system, and providing essential services for human well-being. Indirect impacts can occur through changes in biotic communities. READ MORE

  5. 5. Gall midge olfaction and its role in speciation

    University dissertation from ; Department of Plant Protection Biology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

    Author : Tina Boddum; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : With the swede midge (Contarinia nasturtii) as our main model species, we study two types of olfactory cues that are of importance for gall midges: 1) the pheromones emitted by the female to attract the male; 2) and the host plant volatiles that the females use when finding a host for oviposition. We found that both the blend of compounds and the enantioisomeric form are important for male attraction in the wind tunnel and in the field. READ MORE