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Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet

Department of Biomedical Sience and Veterinary Public Health

Det finns 166 sidor som är taggade med Institutionen för biomedicin och veterinär folkhälsovetenskap :
Maja Malmberg

Maja Malmberg

I'm fascinated by infectious diseases, in particular the agents causing the diseases and their interactions with the surrounding microorganisms. The overall aim of my research is to address questions

Cats as indicator of indoor chemicals exposure

Cats as indicator of indoor chemicals exposure

Mixture assessment of endocrine disrupting compounds (EDC) with emphasis on thyroidogenicity - using cats as model for human indoor exposure. The research questions in MISSE are devoted to todays

KV Streptococcus suis

The aim of this project is to investigate the presence and characteristics of the bacterium Streptococcus suis in Swedish pig herds. Streptococcus suis is a common cause of disease and death in pigs,

KV-ROADMAP: Förändrade tänkesätt kring antibiotikaanvändning inom djurproduktionen

ROADMAP will foster transitions towards prudent antimicrobial use in animal production in a large variety of contexts, by favoring a rethinking of antimicrobial decision-systems all along the food

Topical ophthalmic atropine in horses, pharmacokinetics and effect on intestinal motility

Topical ophthalmic atropine sulfate is an important part of the treatment protocol in equine uveitis. Frequent administration of topical atropine may cause decreased intestinal motility and colic in

Cytokine responses to larval stages of equine strongyles and modulatory effects of the adjuvant G3

The aims of the current study were to generate different larval stages of Strongylus vulgaris and to study cytokine responses in cultures of eqPBMC exposed to defined larval stages of S. vulgaris and

Nerve growth factor in the equine joint

Nerve growth factor (NGF) is a neurotrophin with many functions. In humans, it is involved in inflammation, nerve growth, apoptosis and pain signalling. Increased concentrations of NGF in synovial

Cytokine profile influence equine ACS treatment results

Biologic’ therapies, such as autologous conditioned serum (ACS), are gaining popularity in treating orthopaedic conditions in equine veterinary medicine. Evidence is scarce regarding ACS constituents

Resistance mechanisms in Parascaris univalens studied

Parascaris univalens is a pathogenic parasite of foals and yearlings worldwide. In recent years, Parascaris spp. worms have developed resistance to several of the commonly used anthelmintics, though

Parasite occurrence in horses with gastrointestinal disease

All grazing horses are exposed to intestinal parasites, which have the potential to cause gastrointestinal disease. In Sweden, there is a concern about an increase in parasite-related equine

Mast cells in an atopic dermatitis mouse model

Atopic dermatitis (AD) is a complex, often lifelong allergic disease with severe pruritus affecting around 10% of both humans and dogs. To investigate the role of mast cells (MCs) and MC-specific

ICT East Africa

In low-income countries, patterns of livestock diseases and antimicrobial use (AMU) are largely unknown, and there are few high-quality laboratory facilities. Robust and actor-centred surveillance