Search for dissertations about: "rat tumour model"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 27 swedish dissertations containing the words rat tumour model.

  1. 1. Uridine, 4-thiouridine and isomaltitol in an asthma-like model Anti-inflammatory and modulating effects

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Chamilly Evaldsson; Srinivas Uppugunduri; Margareta Linden; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Uridine; asthma; 4-thiouridine; isomaltitol; isomalt; inflammation; eosinophilia; Sephadex; animal model; rat; PHARMACY Pharmaceutical pharmacology; FARMACI Farmaceutisk farmakologi; MEDICINE; MEDICIN; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Internal medicine Lung diseases; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Invärtesmedicin Lungsjukdomar;

    Abstract : In chronic inflammatory diseases like asthma or rheumatoid arthritis, erroneous and exaggerated accumulation of leukocytes in a tissue inadvertently causes the body harm. Several efficient anti-inflammatory drugs exist, for example corticosteroids and cyclo-oxygenase inhibitors. READ MORE

  2. 2. Effects of ionising and non-ionising radiation in cell systems and a rat model for immuno-therapy

    University dissertation from Neurosurgery

    Author : Catrin Baureus Koch; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Kirurgi; ortopedi; traumatologi; Neurology; traumatology; transplantation; Surgery; orthopaedics; cell cultures; abscopal effect; serologi; Immunologi; serology; Immunology; rat tumour model; radiation therapy; radiation sterilisation; pulsed electric fields; interferon-gamma; immuno-gene therapy; neuropsychology; neurophysiology; Neurologi; neuropsykologi; neurofysiologi; glioblastoma multiforme;

    Abstract : The most malignant brain tumour, glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), has an utterly bad prognosis. In spite of all available therapy, the mean survival time is less than a year. In the unique BRIGTT project (Brain Immuno Gene Tumour Therapy), patients at the Dept of Neurosurgery. READ MORE

  3. 3. Interstitial laser thermotherapy (ILT) of an adenocarcinoma implanted into rat liver - methodology and effects

    University dissertation from Department of Surgery and Gastroenterology, Lund University Hospital, SE-221 85 Lund, Sweden

    Author : Kjell Ivarsson; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Surgery; orthopaedics; traumatology; Kirurgi; ortopedi; traumatologi; heat shock protein HSP ; tumour immunology; resection; liver; adenocarcinoma; local treatment; monitoring; Interstitial laser thermotherapy; feedback control;

    Abstract : Local treatment of a tumour is of interest from a number of perspectives. It is focused on reducing the tumour volume with minimal trauma, inducing tumour immunity and is a potential component of a combination therapy against tumours. READ MORE

  4. 4. Liver tumour promoting effects by polychlorinated biphenyls

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Institute of Enviromental Medicine

    Author : Marie Haag Grönlund; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; tumour promotion; altered hepatic foci; rat liver; PCB; potency; TEF; interactions; antagonism; biologically based cancer growth models; TCDD;

    Abstract : PCBs cause a number of toxic effects and are present in a variety of biological samples including fish, meat and diary products. Cancer is a serious toxic effect by PCBs that has been observed in animal experiments but the knowledge about PCB induced carcinogenicity is still scarce. READ MORE

  5. 5. Hormonal programming and adrenal function. Studies in children and in a rat model

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Jovanna Dahlgren; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2001]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Children; cortisol; dehydroepiandrosterone sulphate; small for gestational age; short stature; cytokines; dexamethasone; insulin sensitivity; androgenization;

    Abstract : Prenatal events during specific time windows have been found to be followed by permanent changes affecting neuroendocrine, so called programming. Undernutrition, placental dysfunction or maternal stress, are apparent examples of such stimuli. READ MORE