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

Levels of Hydration and Cognitive Function

Levels of Hydration and Cognitive Function

How Does the SARS Virus Genome Compare to Other Viruses?

How Does the SARS Virus Genome Compare to Other Viruses?

Bat Coronavirus RaTG13

Bat Coronavirus RaTG13

The Phylogenetic Tree of the SARS-CoV-2 Virus

The Phylogenetic Tree of the SARS-CoV-2 Virus

How Could a Virus be Genetically Engineered?

How Could a Virus be Genetically Engineered?

What is RNA Interference?

What is RNA Interference?

What is Reverse Genetics?

What is Reverse Genetics?

What is a Receptor-Binding Domain (RBD)?

What is a Receptor-Binding Domain (RBD)?

Role of T Cells in COVID-19

Role of T Cells in COVID-19

What is the Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System?

What is the Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System?