Search for dissertations about: "uric acid"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 swedish dissertations containing the words uric acid.

  1. 1. Arthritogenecity of RNA and its degradation products

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Fariba Zare; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; dsRNA; ssRNA; virus; arthritis; TLR3; IL-1R; IFNalpha beta receptor; plasminogen; tissue factor; uric acid; inflammation; arthritis; neutrophils;

    Abstract : Viral infections often lead to arthralgias and overt arthritic states. Expression of double stranded RNA (dsRNA) is a common feature of all viruses during their replication and it has been suggested that it is able to induce production of pro-inflammatory cytokines, e.g., interferon-alpha (IFN-alpha). READ MORE

  2. 2. Chronic pain : epidemiological studies in a general population

    University dissertation from Lund : Univ

    Author : H. Ingemar Andersson; Ingemar H Andersson; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Epidemiology; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Epidemiologi; MEDICINE; MEDICIN; chronic pain; epidemiology; health care; samhällsmedicin; diagnoses; medication; smoking; uric acid; widespread pain;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Under de senaste decennierna har intresset för smärta och smärtbehandling ökat påtagligt. Etablerade smärttillstånd är ofta svårbehandlade och medför stora och kostnadskrävande insatser i sjukvården. Produktionsbortfall och stigande sjukförsäkringskostnader medverkar också till stora samhällseffekter. READ MORE

  3. 3. Antioxidant Capacity in Fruit and Vegetables -Cultivar Variation - Storage Conditions - Human Antioxidant Status

    University dissertation from Biomedical Nutrition, Lund University

    Author : Jessica Nilsson; [2003]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; human plasma antioxidants; Brassica; strawberry; pea; cultivar; ABTS; FRAP; Total antioxidant capacity; TAC; Food and drink technology; Livsmedelsteknik;

    Abstract : The health-promoting effects of fruits and vegetables have been extensively discussed during the past decade since epidemiologic studies have shown relations between increased intake of fruit and vegetables and decreased incidences of several chronic diseases. It has been suggested that antioxidants are a main contributors to the observed effects, for example by acting as scavengers of free radicals. READ MORE

  4. 4. Measurement and Evaluation of Antioxidant Status and Relation to Oxidative Stress in Humans

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Cecilia Nälsén; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : Nutrition; antioxidant; antioxidant status; antioxidant capacity; oxidative stress; lipid peroxidation; F2-isoprostanes; dietary factors; vitamin E; n-3 fatty acids; human; Näringslära;

    Abstract : Numerous diseases are associated with reduced antioxidant defence and oxidative stress. The antioxidant defence includes dietary and endogenous antioxidants and involves complex interactions between them. READ MORE

  5. 5. Diet and postprandial risk markers for complications in type 2 diabetes

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Molecular Medicine and Surgery

    Author : Camilla Olofsson; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2020]

    Abstract : The period after a meal is complex with fluctuation in blood glucose, lipids and other metabolic responses. This may induce and/or increase inflammation and contribute to future development of diabetic complications. Prevention of complications include well-controlled disease management, including diet. READ MORE