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

What is R0?

What is R0?

What is Case Fatality Rate (CFR)?

What is Case Fatality Rate (CFR)?

What is Neuroscience?

What is Neuroscience?

What is Gliogenesis?

What is Gliogenesis?

Training the Brain – Strengthening Neural Networks

Training the Brain – Strengthening Neural Networks

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