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

Neurofeedback for Anxiety

Neurofeedback for Anxiety

What is CRIA syndrome?

What is CRIA syndrome?

Physiological Roles of Klotho

Physiological Roles of Klotho

Addiction and Dopamine

Addiction and Dopamine

What is Agnosia?

What is Agnosia?

What Is Psychopathy?

What Is Psychopathy?

Can an Active Lifestyle Improve Recovery After a Spinal Cord Injury?

Can an Active Lifestyle Improve Recovery After a Spinal Cord Injury?

Do Antioxidants Benefit Patients with Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s?

Do Antioxidants Benefit Patients with Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s?

Can Artificial Intelligence be used to Diagnose Brain Aneurysms?

Can Artificial Intelligence be used to Diagnose Brain Aneurysms?

What is Glioblastoma Multiforme?

What is Glioblastoma Multiforme?