Essays about: "diseases"

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  1. 1. Virus yellows in sugar beets in Sweden and Europe

    University essay from SLU/Dept. Of Plant Biology

    Author : Alma Gustavsson Ruus; [2020]
    Keywords : virus yellows; BYV; BMYV; BChV; BWYV; sugar beet; Myzus persicae; green peach aphid; Aphis fabae; black bean aphid; neonicotinoids;

    Abstract : This thesis describes virus yellows in sugar beets and converse both older and new knowledge about the viruses, vector and host relations and the control measures against the disease. The aim is to explore new potential control measures and to predict how the disease may affect agriculture in the future. READ MORE

  2. 2. Digital transformation of healthcare services in developing countries : An exploratory research of healthtech opportunities in Bottom of the Pyramid (BOP) markets

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Amanda Rundqvist; Amanda Von Schinkel; [2020]
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    Abstract : The development of new technologies within healthcare open up for important and valuable opportunities for businesses as well as for individuals. Mobile health is one of the most important digital innovation, since patients get the opportunities to self-manage diseases and to receive healthcare services from specialists wherever and whenever. READ MORE

  3. 3. Major Complications After Percutaneous Renal Biopsy at Örebro University Hospital : A retrospective observational study

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Joel Bringman; [2020]
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    Abstract : BACKGROUND: The most accurate method to diagnose many renal diseases is by performing an ultrasound guided percutaneous kidney biopsy. While being an invasive procedure it is generally considered to be safe and major complications, such as large hematomas requiring blood transfusion, are rare but occur. READ MORE

  4. 4. Blue biotechnology : its role in the future of food

    University essay from SLU/Department of Molecular Sciences

    Author : Andrea Lundh; [2020]
    Keywords : Aquaculture; blue biotechnology; aquatic resources; SDG; sustainable development goals; blue growth; zero hunger; food security; agenda 2030;

    Abstract : To provide healthy food and livelihoods to a growing population on Earth, while environmental issues becoming more adverse, as well as climate change becoming more critical, is one of today’s greatest challenges. By 2015 the United Nations come up with 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s) to tackle global challenges as poverty, global hunger, climate resilience, population growth control, achieving food security, and promotion of sustainable agriculture. READ MORE

  5. 5. Detecting COVID-19 Using Transfer Learning

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

    Author : Adnan Jamil Ahsan; Daniel Landberg; [2020]
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    Abstract : COVID-19 is currently an ongoing pandemic and the large demand for testing of the disease has led to insufficient resources in hospitals. In order to increase the efficiency of COVID- 19 detection, computer vision based systems can be used. READ MORE