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  1. 1. QC upgrade and verification for HS-Lenti RT Activity Kit

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Annie Eriksson; Elisabeth Lööf; Filippa Nilsson; Niklas Eckert Elfving; Sadat Mufti; Simon Oscarson; Tove Jonsson; [2022]
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    Abstract : The aim of this project was to present a cost-efficient quality control routine to ensure thefunctionality of HS-Lenti RT Activity Kit, an ELISA-based kit produced by Cavidi AB, thatscreens for lentiviruses such as HIV. Two main methods for quality control are presented inthis report; acceptance sampling and Statistical Process Control (SPC). READ MORE

  2. 2. The Effect of Pre-exposure Prophylaxis for HIV Implementation on the Spread of Syphilis: Evidence from Brazil

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Marcos Antonio Zaffari Jr.; [2022]
    Keywords : Health Economics; HIV; PrEP; Syphilis; Econometrics; Behavioural Economics;

    Abstract : This study investigates the effect of offering Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) against HIV, as a public policy, on the spread of syphilis through behavioral changes on the willingness to engage on riskier sex behavior (i.e. condomless sex). READ MORE

  3. 3. Pre-training Molecular Transformers Through Reaction Prediction

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

    Author : Johan Broberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Neural Networks; Transformers; Transfer Learning; Molecular Property Prediction; Reaction Prediction; Cheminformatics; Neurala nätverk; Transformers; Överförd inlärning; Prediktion av molekylers egenskaper; Reaktions prediktion; Keminformatik;

    Abstract : Molecular property prediction has the ability to improve many processes in molecular chemistry industry. One important application is the development of new drugs where molecular property prediction can decrease both the cost and time of finding new drugs. READ MORE

  4. 4. Beyond vulnerabilities: Exploring the coping mechanisms of children as family heads in child-headed households in Kampala district Uganda.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Lambert Buzaare; [2021-10-07]
    Keywords : coping mechanisms; child-headed households; strengths and abilities;

    Abstract : Uganda is a signatory of both local and international child protection protocols and has further shown its great commitment to child welfare through various agencies put up to implement child welfare-related issues. Yet with all this, children in Uganda continue to be abused and their rights violated. READ MORE

  5. 5. THE CONCEPTION OF THE BATTLE AGAINST HIV IN SOUTH AFRICA - A Critical Discourse Analysis of Speeches by Mandela, Mbeki and Zuma

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Esther DeBoer; [2021-10-04]
    Keywords : African languages; South Africa; HIV AIDS; Mandela; Mbeki; Zuma; Critical Discourse Analysis; Legitimation Theory; Silent Discourse;

    Abstract : In the past decade South Africa has enrolled the biggest antiretroviral treatment programme (ARV) in the world to treat HIV/AIDS. The country has had a hard time to deal with the disease for a long time, however, now seems to make progress in combatting the disease and even sets an example for other countries in the world in how to deal with the disease. READ MORE