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Virulence factors and clonal relatedness of enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) isolated from children with diarrhoea in Bolivia
Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) is one of the major causes of diarrhoea in children under five years of age in developing countries and in travellers to these settings. To cause disease, ETEC must be able to colonize ...
Eosinophils, their progenitors and T helper cells in allergic airway inflammation
Introduction: Asthma is a heterogeneous chronic lung disease associated with pronounced inflammatory changes in the airways. Eosinophilic inflammation is the trait that is best linked to symptoms and treatment responses ...
From 1p3 to PI3K - Studies of neuroblastoma
Neuroblastoma (NB) is a tumor of the sympathetic nervous system and is the most common extra-cranial tumor of childhood, accounting for 7% of all pediatric malignancies. Despite recent advances in therapeutics, outcome is ...
God ljudmiljö i skola - beskrivning av rumsakustik före och efter åtgärdsprogram
(Arbets- och miljömedicin, Göteborgs universitet, 2011)
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and autism spectrum disorders in adult psychiatric patients
Background: Knowledge about attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and autism spectrum disorders (ASD) in adult psychiatry is scant. Aims: Estimate prevalence, psychiatric morbidity patterns and impact of ADHD/ASD ...
The neuropsychology of idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus
Idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus (iNPH) is characterised by an active distension of the cerebral ventricles due to inadequate absorption of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) into the systemic circulation. The intracranial ...
Chemical basis of ABO subgroups
Despite the ABO histo-blood group system being the most biologically significant in humans the chemical structures that define its various phenotypes still remain largely unresolved. Like all blood group systems there ...
Cardiac arrest outside and inside hospital from a 30 year perspective in the Municipality of Gothenburg
Aims: 1:To describe the epidemiology of both out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) and in-hospital cardiac arrest (IHCA) in the Municipality of Gothenburg. 2:To describe the differences and similarities in cardiac ...
Högre säkerhet i livsmedelsindustrin. Ett interventionsprojekt för bättre säkerhetsklimat
(Göteborgs universitet, Sahlgrenska akademin, Medicinska institutionen, Avd för Samhällsmedicin och folkhälsa, Enh för Arbets- och miljömedicin, 2011-02)
Tobaksrökens effekter på den lymfocytrekryterande cytokinen interleukin-16
Background: There is an increased number of CD8+ cells in the airways in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and also an increased number of CD4+ cells in severe COPD. The CD4 cell chemoattractant interleukin ...