Essays about: "-disadvantages of aging"

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  1. 1. Relation between retinal morphology, visual pathway integrity and plasmatic amyloid beta 42 peptide in old and young beagles

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Emilia Miranda Peluso; [2020]
    Keywords : cognitive dysfunction syndrome; dog; optical coherence tomography; OCT; visual evoked potentials; VEP;

    Abstract : The spontaneously occurring behavioural syndrome referred to as canine cognitive dysfunction (CCD) is considered the canine counterpart of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Changes in the retina such as nerve fibre layer (NFL) and ganglion cell complex (GCC) thinning have been observed in Alzheimer’s patients. READ MORE

  2. 2. Multimodal Brain Age Estimation

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Oscar Danielsson; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Machine learning models trained on MRI brain scans of healthy subjects can be used to predict age. Accurate estimation of brain age is important for reliably detecting abnormal aging in the brain. One way to increase the accuracy of predicted brain age is through using multimodal data. READ MORE

  3. 3. Impact of the Warm Summer of 2018 on Growth of Roach (Rutilus rutilus) in Lake Tåkern, Sweden

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Biologi

    Author : Emil Pedersen; [2020]
    Keywords : Age group; Aging; Annual length increment; Climate Change; Population; Roach; Scales; Temperature;

    Abstract : Climate change will lead to higher temperatures and longer summers in the future, which will likely influence the growing season of fish living in temperate lakes. The warm summer of 2018 in Sweden matches prognoses for normal summers at the end of the century and can thus be used to investigate the effect of temperature related factors on fish growth. READ MORE

  4. 4. Development of Generic Communication Middleware for Embedded Sensor Systems Transmitting Health Parameters

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Subaharan Kailayanathan; Saji Kamdod; [2020]
    Keywords : Health technology; e-Health; Embedded Sensor Systems; Middleware; IPSec; MQTT; Cyber Security; Bluetooth 5.0;

    Abstract : Health technology or e-Health is one of the most rapidly growing areas in healthcare today and it has been an important requirement as a new concept of healthcare industry. Since global society has been changed to aging society and the healthcare cost has been increasing in the 21st century since 2007. READ MORE

  5. 5. Role of Lactobacillus reuteri DSM 17938 in survival of Artemia franciscana : development of a new experimental model for probiotic studies

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för medicinsk biokemi och mikrobiologi

    Author : Tiziana Racca; [2020]
    Keywords : probiotics; Lactobacillus reuteri; Artemia franciscana;

    Abstract : The crustacean Artemia franciscana represents a potential experimental model for human studies. The aim of the project was to assess whether Artemia could be used as a model for investigation of probiotic properties. READ MORE