Search for dissertations about: "pro-inflammatory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 457 swedish dissertations containing the word pro-inflammatory.

  1. 1. Plasmin a potent pro-inflammatory factor

    University dissertation from Umeå : Medicinsk kemi och biofysik

    Author : Yongzhi Guo; Umeå universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; plasmin; inflammation; rheumatoid arthritis; bacterial arthritis; infection; sepsis; cytokine; signal transduction; VETERINARY MEDICINE Pathology; VETERINÄRMEDICIN Patologi;

    Abstract : Plasmin, the central molecule of the plasminogen activator system, is a broad-spectrum serine protease. Plasmin is important for the degradation of fibrin and other components of the extracellular matrix (ECM) during a number of physiological and pathological processes. READ MORE

  2. 2. Pro-inflammatory characteristics af nano-porous alumina : Effect o9f surface topography

    University dissertation from Uppsala universitet

    Author : Natalia Ferraz; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURAL SCIENCES Chemistry Physical chemistry Surface and colloid chemistry; NATURVETENSKAP Kemi Fysikalisk kemi Yt- och kolloidkemi;

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  3. 3. Dendritic cell maturation and death during Salmonella infection. Role of pro-inflammatory cytokines and MyD88

    University dissertation from Uppsala universitet

    Author : Malin Sundquist; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Dendritic cells; Costimulatory molecules; Bacterial infection; Pro-inflammatory cytokines; Toll-like receptors; Ag presentation; Cell death;

    Abstract : The costimulatory molecules CD80 and CD86 are required for the ability of dendritic cells (DC) to induce both tolerance and immunity. This thesis investigates the control of CD80/CD86 upregulation in vivo on DC during Salmonella infection. READ MORE

  4. 4. Studies of high mobility group chromosomal protein 1 as a pro-inflammatory cytokine

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medicine at Huddinge University Hospital

    Author : Gail E Mullins; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; HMGB1; endothelial cells; pro-inflammatory; cytokine; RAGE;

    Abstract : High mobility group box chromosomal protein 1 (HMGB 1) is a nuclear protein recently recognised as a pro-inflammatory cytokine with implications both in acute and in chronic inflammation. HMGB1 has been reported to act as a late mediator of septic shock in mice. READ MORE

  5. 5. Host cell responses to Helicobacter pylori secreted factors

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Molecular Biosciences, The Wenner-Gren Institute, Stockholm University

    Author : Raquel Garcia Lobato Tavares; Stockholms universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Helicobacter pylori; Secreted proteins; Host cell responses; Macrophages; Apoptosis; Pro-inflammatory cytokines; MAPKs; molekylär biovetenskap; Molecular Bioscience;

    Abstract : The infection of the human gastric mucosa by the bacterium Helicobacter pylori can lead to the development of gastritis, gastroduodenal ulcers, and cancer. The factors that determine disease development in a small percentage of infected individuals are still not fully understood. READ MORE