Search for dissertations about: "adipose tissue"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 338 swedish dissertations containing the words adipose tissue.

  1. 1. Adipose tissue as an active organ  blood flow regulation and tissue-specific glucocorticoid metabolism

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Jonas Andersson; Umeå universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; 11β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1; adipose tissue; autonomic nervous system; blood flow; cortisol; nitric oxide; weight loss.; medicin; Medicine;

    Abstract : Background: Despite advances in the treatment of atherosclerosis, cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death worldwide. With the population getting older and more obese, the burden of cardiovascular disease may further increase. READ MORE

  2. 2. Brown adipose tissue : control of heat production : development during ontogeny and cold adaptation

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Author : Ulf Sundin; [1981]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

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  3. 3. Salt-inducible kinases in adipose tissue

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Johanna Sernevi Säll; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; salt-inducible kinase; SIK; SIK2; fettväv; fettceller; insulinsignalering; glukosupptag; fetma; insulinresistens; salt-inducible kinase; SIK; SIK2; adipose tissue; adipocytes; insulin signalling; glucose uptake; obesity; insulin resistance;

    Abstract : Fetma och typ 2 diabetes är stora folksjukdomar som ökar i rasande takt världen över. En gemensam nämnare för dessa sjukdomar är att de vävnader i kroppen som reglerar ämnesomsättningen, t.ex. fettvävnaden, förlorar känsligheten för hormonet insulin så att det inte längre fungerar normalt. READ MORE

  4. 4. Obesity-associated inflammation in adipose tissue

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : Malin Alvehus; Umeå universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; adipose tissue; inflammation; pro-inflammatory cytokines; serum; obesity; weight loss; menopause;

    Abstract : Background: Excess body fat, particularly in the visceral depot, is linked to increased mortality and morbidity, including the development of diseases such as type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and cancer. Chronic low-grade inflammation in adipose tissue may be a key mediator of obesity-associated diseases. READ MORE

  5. 5. Novel endocrine aspects of human adipose tissue

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Cecilia Karlsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2000]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Adipose tissue; obesity; leptin; olfaction; hypertension; infertility; angiotensinogen; angiotensin II; sulfonylurea receptor; growth hormone;

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