Essays about: "IAPP"

Found 2 essays containing the word IAPP.

  1. 1. Modeling of beta-cell Metabolic Activity and Islet Function : a Systems Approach to Type II Diabetes

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för teknik och hälsa (STH)

    Author : Fotios Christakopoulos; [2016]
    Keywords : cytoskeleton remodelling; particle tracking microrheology; IAPP; type 2 diabetes;

    Abstract : Diabetes has gained growing attendance as one of the key non communicable diseases (NCD) with the World Health Organization identifying it as the focus of the World Health Day 2016. It is reported that more than 420 million people suffer from diabetes, a number predicted to rise in the coming years. READ MORE

  2. 2. Automation of a long-term measurement of organic solar cells

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teknisk-naturvetenskapliga fakulteten

    Author : Anton Fjodorov; [2011]
    Keywords : automation; long-term; measurement; organic; solar; cell; programming; Python; SMU; Keithley; IAPP;

    Abstract : Organic solar cells represent a clean and renewable source of energy. They are cheaper and handier than conventional silicon solar cells, but have lower efficiency and shorter lifetime. This project was conducted to assist a two years' outdoor study on the lifetime of organic solarcells, in order to better understand the lifetime-affecting factors. READ MORE