Essays about: "defense system"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 124 essays containing the words defense system.

  1. 11. Regulation of Plant Defense Genes Against Bacterial Pathogens

    University essay from KTH/Proteinvetenskap

    Author : Jenny Sjöström; [2021]
    Keywords : plant defense; PTI; FLS2; SERK1; regulation; växtförsvar; PTI; FLS2; SERK1; reglering;

    Abstract : Sjukdom på grödor orsakad av bakterier kan bidra till ekonomiska förluster för bönder samt brist på mat, därför är det viktigt att utveckla nya hållbara sätt att motverka och behandla grödor mot bakterier. Idag är det mest vanliga tillvägagångssättet antibiotika men detta är inte hållbart p.g.a uppkomst av antibiotikaresistens. READ MORE

  2. 12. A Risk Worth Taking? : A Qualitative Study Regarding Risk and the Refurbishment of the Swedish Civil Defense Shelter System and its Effect on Urban Planning

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Filip Johnsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Urban planning; Risk; Shelters; Civil defense;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates how risk can be seen within urban planning, with a particular focus on the Swedish civil defense shelter system. The research is conducted as a case study, with methods based on interviews with affected actors together with documents and reports regarding the Swedish shelter system. READ MORE

  3. 13. The use of a CRISPR-Cas9 system to protect probiotic strains from transferrable drug resistance genes

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

    Author : Sara Lundberg; [2021]
    Keywords : CRISPR-Cas9; antibiotic resistance; horizontal gene transfer; probiotic bacteria;

    Abstract : The discovery of antibiotics have revolutionized modern medicine, facilitating the treatment of a variety of bacterial infections, enabled surgeries otherwise impossible to perform and increased life expectancy in all countries. However, the rapid development of resistance among microorganisms and the increasing numbers of clinical outbreaks caused by multiresistant bacteria have accelerated the need for new alternatives to antibiotics. READ MORE

  4. 14. Formalise Defense Strategies in Design Patterns of Threat Models

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

    Author : Johan Settlin; [2021]
    Keywords : Cyber Security; Security Patterns; Threat Models; Meta Attack Language; Defense Mechanisms; Structural Defenses; Datasäkerhet; Säkerhetsmönster; Hotmodeller; Meta Attack Language; Försvarsmekanismer; Strukturella Försvar;

    Abstract : Cyber-attacks are an increasing problem for organizations across the world. The attacks on systems are getting more and more sophisticated and thereby more and more difficult to protect against. The security of systems is crucial to protect your data from unauthorized access. READ MORE

  5. 15. Characterizing the immunogenic cell death induced by Semliki Forest Virus in glioblastoma cell lines

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för immunologi, genetik och patologi; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Aishwarya Sivaramakrishnan; [2021]
    Keywords : Glioblastoma; Immunogenic Cell Death; Oncolytic Viruses; Semliki Forest Virus; Aishwarya Sivaramakrishnan;

    Abstract : Glioblastoma is the most common primary brain tumor in humans and has a poor prognosis. Current therapies are not curative. Oncolytic viruses (OVs) are being investigated as tools to induce immunogenic cell death (ICD), cell death capable of activating the immune system. READ MORE