Dr. Osman Shabir

Dr. Osman Shabir

Feature Writer

B.Sc. Biomedical Science, M.Sc. Translational Neuroscience, Ph.D. Molecular Neuroscience & Neurophysiology

Osman is a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the University of Sheffield studying the impact of cardiovascular disease (atherosclerosis) on neurovascular function in vascular dementia and Alzheimer's disease using pre-clinical models and neuroimaging techniques. He is based in the Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease in the Faculty of Medicine at Sheffield.

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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 a Master's of Science (M.Sc.) in Translational Neuroscience (in SITraN) specializing in molecular neuroscience of motor-neuron disease (2016).

He further went on to complete a Ph.D. in Neurovascular Neuroscience (2020) studying neurovascular function in preclinical models of atherosclerosis and Alzheimer's disease. His Ph.D. work formed the basis of his current postdoctoral work which is funded by a British Heart Foundation grant.

He currently writes articles on neuroscience topics such as Multiple Sclerosis, Huntington's Disease, Autism, Parkinson's, and Alzheimer's disease, in addition to a wide variety of other biomedical disciplines for News-Medical.

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Articles from Osman

Picky Eating and Autism: Tips & Advice

Picky Eating and Autism: Tips & Advice

Autism and Sleep Problems

Autism and Sleep Problems

Can CBD Oil Be Used to Treat Epilepsy?

Can CBD Oil Be Used to Treat Epilepsy?

CBD Oil and Parkinson’s Disease

CBD Oil and Parkinson’s Disease

Antibodies and Huntington's: Diagnosis & Treatment

Antibodies and Huntington's: Diagnosis & Treatment

Omega-3 and Alzheimer’s Disease

Omega-3 and Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Disease and Gingko Biloba

Alzheimer’s Disease and Gingko Biloba

Alzheimer’s Disease and Calcium Supplements

Alzheimer’s Disease and Calcium Supplements

Alzheimer's Disease and the Microbiome

Alzheimer's Disease and the Microbiome

Stress and Alzheimer's Disease

Stress and Alzheimer's Disease