Search for dissertations about: "somatic"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 430 swedish dissertations containing the word somatic.

  1. 1. Somatic Mutations in Breast Cancer Genomes Discovery and Validation of Breast Cancer Genes

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Xiang Jiao; Tobias Sjöblom; Anne-Lise Børresen-Dale; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; breast cancer; cancer gene; pathway; somatic mutation; structural alteration; sequencing; whole genome amplification; Genetics; Genetik; Medical Genetics; Medicinsk genetik;

    Abstract : Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women worldwide. However, the genetic alterations that lead to breast cancer are not fully understood. This thesis aims to identify novel genes of potential mechanistic, diagnostic or therapeutic interest in breast cancers by mutational analysis and whole-genome sequencing. READ MORE

  2. 2. The development of psychoanalytic explanations of PTSD and assoicated disorders with a special focus on the somatic sequelae to torture

    University dissertation from Brunel University

    Author : Anna-Karin Herbert; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; psychoanalysis; torture; somatic; PTSD;

    Abstract : Abstract PTSD or Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (or, earlier, Syndrome) covers a great variety of symptoms which develop in a variety of contexts – accidents, natural disasters, terrorist attacks, wars and other events where people come face to face with violence and death. PTSD was included in the third edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, DSM-III, during the early 1980s. READ MORE

  3. 3. Somatic Genetic Variation in Children: from Mosaicism to Cancer

    University dissertation from Lund University: Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Anders Valind; [2017-12-15]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Somatic Mosaicism; Cancer; Tumor heterogeneity; Neuroblastoma; Wilms Tumor; Rhabdomyosarcoma; Aneuploidy;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns various aspects of somatic mosaicism and genetic intratumor heterogeneity in childhood cancer.In paper I, I show that aneuploidy in itself does not lead to the level of chromosomal instability that is typically seen in malignant cells. This finding strongly argues against the so called autocatalytic theory of carcinogenesis. READ MORE

  4. 4. Nqabayo’s Nomansland: San Rock Art and the Somatic Past

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Afrikansk och jämförande arkeologi

    Author : Geoffrey Blundell; Uppsala universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archaeology; San; Bushman; southern Africa; Nomansland; Eastern Cape; Storm Shelter; rock art; shamanism; Kalahari revisionist debate; body; embodiment; somatic past; postcolonial; colonial; Arkeologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Archaeology subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Arkeologiämnen;

    Abstract : The most significant challenge facing modern southern African rock art research is the integration of rock paint­ings into the construction of San history. This challenge is made all the more difficult because of poor chronologi­cal control over the images. READ MORE

  5. 5. Psychological processes in somatic disease

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, false

    Author : Noomi Elander Lindberg; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [1997]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : PSYCHOLOGICAL PROCESSES IN SOMATIC DISEASE Noomi Elander Lindberg Contents The course of disease was investigated in three studies of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). The aim was to explore changes in clinical course during and after psychodynamically oriented psychotherapy, with one session of 60-90 minuteds per week for 3. READ MORE