Search for dissertations about: "infection"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 2109 swedish dissertations containing the word infection.

  1. 1. Molecular determinants of disease severity in urinary tract infection

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Ines Ambite; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2019]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Asymptomatic bacteriuria; urinary tract infection; acute pyelonephritis; cystitis; Escherichia coli 83972; host response; NlpD; RNA Polymerase II; transcription regulation; inflammasome; Il-1β; ASC; NLRP-3; hyper-inflammatory disorder; MMP-7; IL-1RA; genetic susceptibility; IRF-7; siRNA therapy; P fimbriae; type 1 fimbriae;

    Abstract : In the urinary tract, Escherichia coli infection may result in life-threatening disease, or asymptomatic bacterial carriage, comparable to bacterial commensalism in the gut. Pathogenic strains trigger a disease provoking host response which differs depending on the infected organ. READ MORE

  2. 2. Urinary tract infection a serious health problem in old women

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Irene Eriksson; Högskolan i Skövde.; Umeå universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Medical sciences; Medicin; urinary tract infection; old women; risk factors; delirium; experience; nursing; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Internal medicine Geriatrics and medical gerontology; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Invärtesmedicin Geriatrik och medicinsk gerontologi; geriatrik; Geriatrics;

    Abstract : Urinary tract infection (UTI) is a common bacterial infection in women of all ages but the incidence and prevalence increase with age. Despite the high incidence of UTI, little is known about its impact on morale or subjective wellbeing and daily life in old women. READ MORE

  3. 3. Contact activation on bacterial surfaces - a virulence mechanism

    University dissertation from Kristin Persson, BMC B14, Tornavägen 10, 221 84 lund

    Author : Kristin Persson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; General biomedical sciences; Biomedicinska vetenskaper allmänt ; sepsis; infection; S. aureus; S. typhimurium; E. coli; curli; fibrinopeptides; fibrinogen; Coagulation; contact system;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish En bakteries förmåga att orsaka sjukdom beror till viss del på vilka molekyler, så kallade virulensfaktorer, som bakterien kan utsöndra eller har på sin yta, samt på hur effektivt värdens immunförsvar är. I människans försvar mot infektioner spelar inflammation och koagulation en stor roll. READ MORE

  4. 4. Leishmaniasis in Sweden. Molecular, diagnostic and epidemiological studies of the parasite Leishmania in a non-endemic country

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Sara Karlsson Söbirk; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; leishmaniasis; Parasite; Epidemiological studies; Serology; diagnostic method; Immune System; Sweden; leishmaniasis; Leishmania; immune system; chitinase; CAZy; Immune evasion; Antimicrobial peptide AMP ; Chemokine; epidemiology; Sweden; Serological assays; diagnostic method;

    Abstract : Avhandlingen omfattar fyra delarbeten av olika slag, där två är rent laborativa studier av odlade Leishmaniaparasiter och deras interaktion med humant immunsvar, och två berör epidemiologi och diagnostik av sjukdomen leishmaniasis i ett svenskt patientmaterial.... READ MORE

  5. 5. Bacterial IgG Modulating Endoglycosidases. Basic biology and biotechnological applications

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Azadeh Shadnezhad; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2017]
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