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. Filter Materials for Sorption of Cu and Zn in Stormwater Treatment: A Batch Equilibrium and Kinetic study

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Arkitektur och vatten

    Author : Per-Albin Norman; [2018]
    Keywords : Stormwater; Treatment; Metals; Sorbents; Batch equilibrium test; Isotherms; Kinetic test; Catch basin inserts;

    Abstract : Urban stormwater is today recognized as a significant source of pollution that has contributed to the deterioration of water quality in lakes and streams. Of the pollutants, metals are commonly occurring in stormwater and can cause major damage when released into the receiving waters. READ MORE

  3. 3. Human Urine : can it be applied as fertilizer in agricultural systems?

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för naturvetenskap

    Author : Julia Filling; [2018]
    Keywords : Ecosan; source separation; non-diluted urine; aurin; urine powder; organic fertilizers;

    Abstract : In cities today, vast amounts of nutrients are being wasted. Improvement in nutrient management within agriculture can contribute to a more sustainable society. Reusing nutrients in agriculture could aid in creating a more circular system, where organic fertilizers can be used instead of chemical fertilizers. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. The Effect of Photobacterium damselae Availability on the Behavior of Choanocytes in the Marine Sponge Amphimedon queenslandica

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Examensarbeten i biologi

    Author : Mathias Jönsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Biology and Life Sciences;

    Abstract : Sponges are aquatic filter feeding animals that use internal chambers comprised of choanoflagellate-like cells called choanocytes to pump and filter water. In this study I investigated the behavior of choanocytes in juvenile Amphimedon queenslandica, a coral reef demosponge, when they were fed Photobacterium damselae subsp. READ MORE