Sökning: "Natalia Nikolaitchouk"

Hittade 1 avhandling innehållade orden Natalia Nikolaitchouk.

  1. 1. The female genital tract microbiota: composition, relation to innate immune factors, and effects of contraceptives

    Författare :Natalia Nikolaitchouk; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :bacterial vaginosis; checkerboard DNA-DNA hybridisation; cytokines; SLPI; Lactobacillus coleohominis; Lactobacillus iners; Actinomyces urogenitalis;

    Sammanfattning : Abnormal vaginal microbiota, as in bacterial vaginosis (BV), is associated with increased risk of obstetrical and gynaecologic complications and acquisition of sexually transmitted diseases. However, very little is known about the pathogenesis of BV. In BV, the normal vaginal Lactobacillus-dominated biota (LDB) is replaced by anaerobic bacteria. LÄS MER