Search for dissertations about: "kallikrein related peptidase 2"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words kallikrein related peptidase 2.

  1. 1. Kallikrein-related peptidases in human epidermis studies on activity, regulation, and function

    University dissertation from Umeå : Dermatologi och venereologi

    Author : Kristina Stefansson; Umeå universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; desquamation; epidermis; stratum corneum; kallikrein-related peptidase; KLK; serine protease inhibitors; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Dermatology and venerology; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Dermatologi och venerologi;

    Abstract : Introduction. The outermost layer of the epidermis, the stratum corneum (SC), plays a fundamental role in our defense against microorganisms, chemicals, and dehydration. The SC is composed of tightly packed keratinized skin cells, corneocytes. For a functioning skin it is essential that corneocytes are constantly shed (desquamated). READ MORE

  2. 2. Radioimmunoimaging and Radioimmunotherapy of Prostate Cancer Preclinical evaluation of kallikrein related peptidase 2 targeting

    University dissertation from Department of Medical Radiation Physics, Clinical Sciences, Lund, Lund University

    Author : Oskar Vilhelmsson Timmermand; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Radioimmunoimaging; radioimmunotherapy; antibody; 11B6; indium-111; lutetium-177; kallikrein related peptidase 2; hK2; PSA; prostate cancer; SPECT; KLK2; cherenkov luminescence imaging; CLI;

    Abstract : Prostate cancer is one of the major causes of cancer related deaths in men in Europe and the United States. In this doctoral thesis, radioimmunoimaging and -therapy of prostate cancer was investigated pre-clinically by targeting the human kallikrein-related peptidase 2 (hK2) with radiolabelled monoclonal antibodies. READ MORE