Search for dissertations about: "heredity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 79 swedish dissertations containing the word heredity.

  1. 1. Colorectal Cancer Aspects of Heredity, Prognosis and Tumour Markers

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Lana Ghanipour; Uppsala universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; colorectal cancer; heredity; Tryptophanyl t-RNA synthetase; microsatellite instability; SP-PLA; prognosis; biomarkers;

    Abstract : Colorectal cancer (CRC) is one of the most common cancer types and leading causes of cancer death worldwide. Since CRC is a heterogenic disease, there is a demand for increased knowledge of the underlying genetic and epigenetic mechanisms. The aim of this thesis was to investigate heredity and potential tumour markers in relation to prognosis. READ MORE

  2. 2. On the occurrence and possible causes of motor neuron disease in Sweden

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Lars-Gunnar Gunnarsson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1992]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Epidemiology; amyotrophic lateral sclerosis; incidence; prevalence; mortality; cluster; Iisk factors; occupation; environment; agricultural work; electrical work; welding; solvents; heredity; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : A series of investigations have been performed to study secular trends of motor neuron disease (MND) morbidity and mortality in Sweden, to identify time and/or space clusters, if any, and to uncover risk factors. The occurrence of the disease was estimated from incidence, prevalence and mortality rates, and the strength of various determinants was evaluated by means of the case-control approach, using population controls. READ MORE

  3. 3. The otitis-prone child : studies of a condition with a multifactorial background

    University dissertation from Cecilia Stenström, Läkargruppen Gustav Adolf, Baltzarsgatan 41 A, S-211 36 Malmö, Sweden

    Author : Cecilia Stenström; [1996]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; tympanic membrane pathology; Eustachian tube function; smoking; day care; allergy; heredity; Case-control-study; otitis-prone child; Otorhinolaryngology; audiology; auditive system and speech; Otorinolaryngologi; audiologi; hörsel- och talorganen;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Akut öroninflammation är vanligt hos barn och många barn får sin första öroninflammation redan vid tidig ålder. Öronbarn kallas de barn som drabbas av upprepade öroninflammationer. Dessa barn drabbas oftare än andra barn också av andra infektioner. READ MORE

  4. 4. Insights into breast cancer: New familial patterns and identification of a potential predictive marker

    University dissertation from Division of Oncology and Pathology

    Author : Carolina Ellberg; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; BRCA1; BRCA2; Spider telangiectasias; Heredity; Parental inheritance; Recessive; familial; Breast cancer;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Bröstcancer drabbar drygt 7500 kvinnor och ett 40-tal män årligen i Sverige. Antalet insjuknande ökar årligen och utöver förbättrade behandlingsmetoder så det finns ett behov att ta reda vem som löper störst risk att drabbas och varför. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders in a Swedish School Population Prevalence, Clinical Assessment, Background, Psychopathology, and Cognitive Function

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Najah Khalifa; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Child and adolescent psychiatry; Tourette syndrome; tic disorders; population study; psychopathology; heredity; perinatal complications; cognitive function; Barn- och ungdomspsykiatri; MEDICINE Psychiatry Child and adolescent psychiatry; MEDICIN Psykiatri Barn- och ungdomspsykiatri; Child and Youth Psychiatry; Barn- och ungdomspsykiatri;

    Abstract : A total population of 4,479 children (7-15 years of age) attended school in Ludvika & Smedjebacken in 2000. All the school children and their parents were asked to fill in a questionnaire concerning different tics A three-stage procedure was used: tic identification, interview, and clinical assessment. READ MORE