Osman Shabir

Osman Shabir

Feature Writer

M.Sc. Translational Neuroscience

Molecular Neuroscience

Osman is a Neuroscience Ph.D. Research Student at the University of Sheffield studying the impact of cardiovascular disease (atherosclerosis; vascular dementia) and Alzheimer's disease on neurovascular coupling using pre-clinical models and neuroimaging techniques.

He is based in the Berwick Lab; part of the Neuroimaging in Cardiovascular Disease (NICAD) Network at Sheffield.

Osman graduated with a B.Sc. with honors in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Sheffield, where he specialized in Neuroscience.

He went on to complete an Master's of Science (M.Sc.) in Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) specialising in molecular neuroscience of motor-neuron disease (2016).

He is now in his second year of his Ph.D., and writes articles on topics such as Multiple Sclerosis, Huntington's Disease, Parkinson's and Alzheimer's disease for News-Medical.

Articles from Osman

What are the Long-Term Effects of Concussion from Sport?

What are the Long-Term Effects of Concussion from Sport?

Uses of Molecular Motors in Treating Neurological Disorders

Uses of Molecular Motors in Treating Neurological Disorders

Brain Differences in Cannabis Users

Brain Differences in Cannabis Users

Bipolar Disorder and Parkinson’s

Bipolar Disorder and Parkinson’s

Mechanisms Behind Epileptic Seizures

Mechanisms Behind Epileptic Seizures

Improving Cognitive Abilities in the Elderly

Improving Cognitive Abilities in the Elderly

Improving Brain Health by Controlling Blood Pressure

Improving Brain Health by Controlling Blood Pressure

How Does Insulin Affect the Brain?

How Does Insulin Affect the Brain?

Neurotoxic Side Effects of CAR T-Cell Therapy

Neurotoxic Side Effects of CAR T-Cell Therapy

Protein Supplements and Neurodegenerative Disorders

Protein Supplements and Neurodegenerative Disorders