Search for dissertations about: "human intestinal enteroids"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the words human intestinal enteroids.

  1. 1. Gastrointestinal norovirus infections and the development of the next generation of mucosal vaccines

    University dissertation from Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Inga Rimkute; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; human norovirus; gastrointestinal infection; mucosal vaccine; subcomponent vaccine; human intestinal enteroids; histo-blood group antigens; lipidomics; glycoproteomics; glycosphingolipids;

    Abstract : Human norovirus (HuNoV) is the causative agent of the winter vomiting disease and the leading cause of outbreaks of gastrointestinal infections across all settings and age groups in the world. The virus is highly contagious making outbreaks difficult or often impossible to control and having a high impact on societal costs and resources. READ MORE

  2. 2. Innate immunity of human intestinal epithelium in childhood celiac disease influences from celiac disease associated bacteria and dietary oats

    University dissertation from Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Grzegorz Pietz; Marie-Louise Hammarström; Thomas T MacDonald; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Celiac disease; dietary oats; gut microbiota; intestinal epithelium; IEL; IFN-γ; IRF1; IL-18; CXC3L1; inflammasome; permeability; Prevotella jejuni; Lachnoanaerobaculum umeaense; immunologi; Immunology;

    Abstract : Background & Aims: Celiac disease (CD) is a chronic inflammatory small-bowel enteropathy caused by permanent intolerance to gliadin in wheat gluten, and related proteins in ray and barley. It is disputed whether CD patients tolerate oats. The only treatment of CD is lifelong gluten-free diet (GFD). READ MORE

  3. 3. Evaluation of fucosylated receptors for Cholera toxin in the human small intestine

    University dissertation from Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Jakob Cervin; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Cholera toxin; Lewis antigen; HBGA; HMO; Fucose; GM1;

    Abstract : Cholera toxin (CT) produced by Vibrio cholerae is the causative agent for the diarrheal disease cholera. Cholera is yearly afflicting millions and is estimated to kill over 100 000 people every year. In this thesis I aimed to better understand the role of noncanonical CT receptors, e.g. READ MORE