Essays about: "Organic"

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  1. 1. Nucleophilic 18F-Labelling of Galectin-3 Inhibitors for PET Analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Centrum för analys och syntes

    Author : Edvard Torkelsson; [2018]
    Keywords : galectins; inhibitors; protein; organic chemistry; organisk kemi; Chemistry;

    Abstract : Galectins are a family of proteins naturally occurring in humans involved in a broad variety of bodily functions, including regulation of immune response and inflammation. The most studied protein of the family, galectin-3, has repeatedly been proven to be involved in tumour progression, affecting both tumour survival and metastasis. READ MORE

  2. 2. Biodiversity vs. consumption and agriculture : analysis of discourses from the European Community on its effort to halt biodiversity loss

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Carol Sencebé Condeso; [2018]
    Keywords : biodiversity; consumption; agriculture; sustainability; empowerment; European Commission;

    Abstract : Biodiversity has been in public agendas since the Río Conference in 1992, yet measures to improve it do not seem sufficient since it remains in a continuous negative status. Moreover,consumption and agriculture have been targeted as the practices that damage biodiversity the most. READ MORE

  3. 3. Permafrost Modelling and Climate Change Simulations in Northern Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Petter Hällberg; [2018]
    Keywords : permafrost; BTS; climate change; modelling; projections; permafrost; BTS; klimatförändringar; modellering; projektioner;

    Abstract : Permafrost is an important component in Arctic environments and has been hypothesized to be diminishing due to global warming. A growing concern is that large quantities of stored organic carbon will be mobilized and released to the atmosphere as the potent greenhouse gas methane if the ground thaws. READ MORE

  4. 4. Application of pulsed electric fields and vacuum impregnation to improve the freezing tolerance of fresh Origanum vulgare leaves

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Livsmedelsteknik och nutrition (master)

    Author : Iliana Karasa; [2018]
    Keywords : Oregano leaves; Freezing; Freezing tolerance; Pretreatments; Vacuum Impregnation; Pulsed electric fields; food engineering; livsmedelsteknik; Agriculture and Food Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : One of most ancient food preservation methods is freezing because there are not caused significant changes the sensory characteristics and nutritional value of foods. Last decade, have been made great steps for the optimization of freezing tolerance of fresh vegetables, fruits and species. READ MORE

  5. 5. Conservation of saproxylic beetles in a wooded pasture in northern Scania

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Examensarbeten i biologi

    Author : Andreas Schmidt; [2018]
    Keywords : Biology and Life Sciences;

    Abstract : The area of wooded pasture in Europe has decreased drastically over the last centuries due to abandoned management. Herrevadskloster is a newly formed nature reserve in northern Scania with an unusually long continuity of being an open, grazed woodland containing large old trees. READ MORE