Essays about: "virus"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 478 essays containing the word virus.

  1. 1. Development of a novel quantitative PCR analysis method for HIV-1

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Tillämpad biokemi; Lunds universitet/Teoretisk kemi

    Author : Anna-Malin Hallberg; [2021]
    Keywords : HIV; PCR; primers; probes; virus; detection; blood plasma; pathogen; biological pharmaceutical; protein-based pharmaceutical; genotype; subtype; RT qPCR; extraction; TaqMa; RNA virus; cross-dimer; applied biochemistry; tillämpad biokemi; Biology and Life Sciences; Technology and Engineering; Chemistry;

    Abstract : Biological pharmaceuticals are the answer to many severe diseases of today’s society. Some of these are protein-based drugs and can be produced from human blood plasma. In order to guarantee the safety of patients, absence of any pathogens needs to be ensured. READ MORE

  2. 2. Insect feed for future : perceived pros and cons of insects as feed inSwedish conditions

    University essay from SLU/Department of Molecular Sciences

    Author : Diana Saeed; Ebba Seijbold Dalla-Santa; [2021]
    Keywords : Black Soldier Fly; circular system; feed industry; legislation; stakeholders; yellow mealworm;

    Abstract : A current challenge that Sweden is handling is the amount of food loss and food waste. One way to reuse food waste efficiently is to convert it to feed for insects. READ MORE

  3. 3. Compliance with behavioural guidelines in Sweden during the Covid-19 pandemic : The role of personality traits and perceptions of the situation

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Hälsa och välfärd; Mälardalens högskola/Hälsa och välfärd

    Author : Essi Brunsberg; Nathalie Enquist; [2021]
    Keywords : Covid-19; compliance; big five personality traits; perception; situational eight diamonds;

    Abstract : The Covid-19 pandemic caused countries across the world to implement a wide range of restrictions and recommendations to control the spread of the virus. The current study aimed to investigate how differences in personality traits and differences in how an individual perceives the situation of Covid-19 among Swedish university students affect the overall compliance with guidelines applied by their government. READ MORE

  4. 4. At War with an Invisible Enemy : A Critical Feminist Analysis of the Covid-19 Pandemic Narrative

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Molly Jerlström; [2021]
    Keywords : Feminist Security Studies; Covid-19; Narrative Analysis; Gender; Security;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to investigate the narrative created around the covid-19 virus as a security threat during the first months of the pandemic. Speeches made by three political leaders, namely Emmanuel Macron, Boris Johnson and Angela Merkel, held in March 2020 are analysed in depth using a feminist narrative framework. READ MORE

  5. 5. Designing the Laptop Lounge Chair: A Product for the Workplace of Tomorrow

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktutveckling

    Author : Arvid Wendel; Cristian Andreescu; [2021]
    Keywords : Chair design; ergonomics of sitting; user-centered design; remote work; office work; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This master thesis maps and discusses the current and future needs, wishes and challenges of office workers. The resultant contextual knowledge is utilized to develop a concept of an office chair. The work followed an exploratory design process. READ MORE