Sökning: "Toll-like receptor 4"
Visar resultat 21 - 25 av 47 avhandlingar innehållade orden Toll-like receptor 4.
- Detta är en avhandling från Lund University, Faculty of Medicine
Sammanfattning : Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) is principally a pulmonary pathogen infecting one-third of the world's population and causing two million deaths annually. The only approved tuberculosis vaccine today is the Mycobacterium bovis bacilli Calmette-Guérin (BCG). LÄS MER
- Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Medicine, Solna
Sammanfattning : The human immune system efficiently protects the host from exogenous pathogens such as bacteria, virus and parasites and endogenous threats such as damaged cells and tumors. Invasion of pathogens and other threats activate the innate immunity causing secretion of pro-inflammatory cytokines with the subsequent antigen presentation and activation of the adaptive immunity resulting in T and B cell responses. LÄS MER
23. Compartmentalisation of the immune response in human skin : cross-talk between dendritic cells and T cells in healthy conditions and in psoriasisDetta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Medicine, Solna
Sammanfattning : Human skin is highly compartmentalised and distinct subsets of dendritic cells (DCs) and T cells reside in epidermis and dermis. Alterations in the composition of DCs and T cells have been observed in psoriasis, a common cytokine-driven focal inflammatory skin disease. LÄS MER
- Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Stockholm University
Sammanfattning : Functional immune modulation of macrophages play important role during bacterial infection. Neisseria meningitidis, a gram-negative diplococcal bacterium, is the leading cause of bacterial meningitis and fatal septic shock. However, it is also a commensal bacterium that colonizes the nasopharynx of healthy individuals asymptomatically. LÄS MER
- Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Göteborg University
Sammanfattning : The incidence of allergic diseases is increasing in the industrialized countries. Epidemiological studies indicate that there is an association between exposure to high levels of endotoxin or cat allergen during infancy and reduced risk of developing allergic diseases later in childhood. LÄS MER