Search for dissertations about: "westerlund"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 76 swedish dissertations containing the word westerlund.

  1. 1. On the effects of Streptococcal NAD+-glycohydrolase and Streptolysin O on macrophages

    Author : Elsa Westerlund; Värd-patogeninteraktioner; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Innate immunity; macrophage; Streptococcus pyogenes; IL-1beta; Nad -glycohydrolase;

    Abstract : SummaryThe human pathogen Streptococcus pyogenes (GAS) causes both superficial infections, such as strep throat, and invasive infections, such as necrotizing fasciitis, and is responsible for about half a million deaths each year. The number of GAS infections have increased since the 1980’s, due to the emergence of a M1T1 strain that has become widely disseminated. READ MORE

  2. 2. Epidemiological perspectives on sleep : health-related outcomes and subjective-objective sleep assessments

    Author : Anna Westerlund; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : This thesis aimed to expand knowledge about self-reported habitual sleep in relation to health outcomes and objectively measured sleep. Study I was a cross-sectional analysis of 40,197 Swedish adult volunteers participating in the National March, a fundraising event for the Swedish Cancer Society held in 1997. READ MORE

  3. 3. Joint innovation projects : occurence and management in Swedish industry

    Author : Anders Westerlund; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; ; collaboration; strategy; cooperation; management; joint; innovation; project; tecnology;

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  4. 4. Structure and function of the presynaptically neurotoxic phospholipase A² from the Australian tiger snake - Notechis scutatus scutatus

    Author : Bengt Westerlund; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Biochemistry; Biokemi; Biochemistry; Biokemi; biokemi; Biochemistry;

    Abstract : Notexin is a member of the phospholipase A2, (PLA2) family of proteins. Despitethe fact they are homologous proteins with similar sequence and almost identicalstructures, they show an impressing diversity of functions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Road runoff quality in cold climates

    Author : Camilla Westerlund; Luleå tekniska universitet; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; VA-teknik; Urban Water Engineering;

    Abstract : The main objective of the doctoral thesis was to investigate the complex processes and influencing factors affecting snowmelt-induced runoff and snowmelt quality in a cold climate under wintry conditions compared to non- winter conditions in areas with a warmer climate. In order to improve the understanding and knowledge of road-runoff quantity, quality and pollutant transport, snowmelt and rainfall runoff were studied and characterized in the laboratory and in the field, respectively. READ MORE