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Forkhead genes in adipocytes and podocytes
Forkhead genes are a family of transcription factors with important functions in development and metabolism. This thesis addresses tissue-specific functions of the two forkhead genes, FOXC2 and FOXF2, using transgenic mouse ...
Diffusion Tensor Imaging and Tractography in Epilepsy Surgery Candidates
In selected patients with medically refractory epilepsy, surgical treatment can render the patients seizure free or significantly reduce seizure frequency. Temporal lobe resection (TLR) for temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) is ...
Post-transcriptional regulation after stress in Schizosaccharomyces pombe
Post transcriptional regulation is part of the gene expression control and is important for many cellular processes. It influences how mRNAs are selected for translation, degradation or storage. In this thesis, I describe ...