Dr. Osman Shabir

Dr. Osman Shabir

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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

Can Statins Protect Against Alzheimer’s Disease?

Can Statins Protect Against Alzheimer’s Disease?

Does Type 2 Diabetes Increase the Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease?

Does Type 2 Diabetes Increase the Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease?

Alzheimer's Disease and Sleep Disruption

Alzheimer's Disease and Sleep Disruption

Gender and Alzheimer’s Risk

Gender and Alzheimer’s Risk

Analyzing Mitohormesis

Analyzing Mitohormesis

Types of Eye Allergy

Types of Eye Allergy

Influenza Immunization

Influenza Immunization

Chromosome 5 Related Diseases

Chromosome 5 Related Diseases

Chromosome 4 Related Diseases

Chromosome 4 Related Diseases

What is Dementia?

What is Dementia?