Search for dissertations about: "Thomas Herrman Eberhard"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Thomas Herrman Eberhard.

  1. 1. Bacterial interaction with the fibrinolytic system and extracellular matrix

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Laboratory Medicine

    Author : Thomas Herrman Eberhard; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [1999]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; plasminogen; extracellular matrix; basement membrane; virulence factors; fibronectin; vitronectin; collagen; Haemophilus influenzae Neisseria meningitidis Streptococcus pneumoniae;

    Abstract : Bacterial infection of host organisms is a state of complex interaction between the parasite and the host. Two critical steps in the infectious process are: Adhesion to the epithelial surfaces and penetration of tissue barriers to gain entrance to tissues and into the circulation. These two steps have been the subjects of this thesis. READ MORE