Search for dissertations about: "mucosal vaccination"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 29 swedish dissertations containing the words mucosal vaccination.

  1. 1. Mucosal immunity against mycobacterial infection

    University dissertation from Stockholm : The Wenner-Gren Institute, Stockholm University

    Author : Muhammad Jubayer Rahman; Stockholms universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Mucosal immunity; Vaccination; Diagnosis; Mycobacterial infection; MEDICINE Microbiology; immunology; infectious diseases Immunology; MEDICIN Mikrobiologi; immunologi; infektionssjukdomar Immunologi; immunologi; Immunology;

    Abstract : This thesis aimed to the identification of immune biomarkers of mycobacterial infection for better diagnosis of tuberculosis (TB) and also focused on new vaccination strategies with a particular emphasis on the immune responses in the respiratory tract using murine models. Since the lung is the natural habitat for the M. READ MORE

  2. 2. Antibody responses in genital secretions and serum after mucosal vaccination in humans

    University dissertation from Stockholm : The Wenner-Gren Institute, Stockholm University

    Author : Lotta Wassén; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; genital immunity; antibodies; mucosal vaccination; cervical secretions; vaginal fluids;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis was to study the induction of B-cell immune responses in genital secretion and serum after mucosal vaccination in women. Oral inactivated B subunit whole-cell (B-WC) cholera vaccine and recombinant cholera toxin B subunit (CTB) alone were used as model immunogens. READ MORE

  3. 3. B- and T- cell responses in colectomized and healthy individuals after mucosal vaccination

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Jan Kilhamn; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; intestinal immunity; antibodies; interferon gamma production; ileostomy fluid; enteric vaccines; mucosal vaccination;

    Abstract : The overall aims were to study the induction of intestinal and systemic B- and T-cell immune responses in patients colectomized due to ulcerative colitis and in healthy volunteers after mucosal administration of enteric vaccines. An inactivated B-subunit whole-cell (B-WC) cholera vaccine and a live attenuated Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi Ty21a vaccine were used as model immunogens. READ MORE

  4. 4. SUBLINGUAL VACCINATION AGAINST HELICOBACTER PYLORI INFECTION-MUCOSAL IMMUNE RESPONSES AND CORRELATES TO PROTECTIVE IMMUNTY

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Anna Karin Ostberg; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Helicobacter pylori; vaccination; sublingual; cytokines; RT-PCR; chemokines; IL-17;

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  5. 5. Nasal vaccination using novel mucosal adjuvants with main focus on influenza A virus

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Tina Falkeborn; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Influenza viruses have sporadically caused pandemics during the last century, with the most severe occurring in 1918 when the “Spanish flu”, an A/H1N1 influenza virus, passed around the globe killing about 20-100 million people. Today 250 000-500 000 deaths occur annually due to influenza virus or secondary infection after influenza, e.g. READ MORE