Essays about: "dialysis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 46 essays containing the word dialysis.

  1. 1. Reverse osmosis temperature control

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för reglerteknik

    Author : Dennis Dalenius; [2019]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Baxter develops medical devices that take advantage of reverse osmosis to purify water that’s being used in dialysis fluids. Reverse osmosis is a commonly used water purification process that removes unwanted particles from the water. READ MORE

  2. 2. Purification and refolding of a novel dipeptidyl peptidase III

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Kemi

    Author : Lennie Jansson; [2019]
    Keywords : dipeptidyl peptidase III; DPP III; purification; refolding; protein; Arg-Arg-2NA;

    Abstract : There is a continuous search for novel enzymes to complement the abilities of today’s commercially available enzyme and find tailor-fit alternatives to suit the diverse array of bio-based industries. One application could be to increase biogas yield by finding substrate degrading proteases that can be added to the anaerobic digestion process and survive degradation themselves. READ MORE

  3. 3. Finding a stabilized sequence for reconstructed Icosahedra Lumazine Synthase by random mutagenesis and Fluorescence-Activated Cell Sorting

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiska institutionen

    Author : Caroline Olsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Icosahedra; Assembly; Lumazine Synthase; Fluorescence-Activated Cell Sorting; FACS; Directed evolution; Random mutagenesis; Stability; Structure; Biochemistry; Biokemi; Chemistry; Biology and Life Sciences;

    Abstract : Lumazine Synthase forms pentamers, C5 in some organism and icodahedra, Ih in other. The aim of this project is to investigate which evolutionary steps could have led the pentamers to assembly into icosahedral capsids. READ MORE

  4. 4. Exploring Needs and Designing an Interactive Service to Empower Home Dialysis Patients in their Everyday Life

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ergonomi och aerosolteknologi

    Author : Ebba Ahlberg; Paula Carlsson; [2019]
    Keywords : dialysis; empowerment; interaction design; user experience; thematic analysis; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The average life expectancy for people around the world is higher than ever before. Older people are at higher risk of suffering from chronic diseases, including chronic kidney disease. Patients with dysfunctional kidneys need dialysis. The main function of the kidneys is to clean the blood from waste products and excess water. READ MORE

  5. 5. An analysis of creating plastic material based on the microalgae Scenedesmus

    University essay from KTH/Materialvetenskap; KTH/Materialvetenskap

    Author : Isabelle Hernodh Svantesson; Saga Grånäs Jakobsson; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The microalgae Scenedesmus Bloom are grown in sewage environment and contains, among other things, polymers of saccharides. The polysaccharides can possibly be extracted and used for the manufacturing of plastic material. The algae have a strong cell wall, can grow fast in severe external conditions and shows good ability to capture carbon dioxide. READ MORE