Özge has a MSc. in Molecular Genetics from the University of Leicester and a PhD in Developmental Biology from Queen Mary University of London. She worked as a Post-doctoral Research Associate at the University of Leicester for six years in the field of Behavioural Neurology before moving into science communication. She worked as the Research Communication Officer at a London based charity for almost two years.
A team of researchers at the University of Pittsburg and UPMC (University of Pittsburg Medical Center) identified a new group of compounds that could improve the stiffness of blood vessels ... Read more
Bacteriophages (viruses that infect bacteria) may help common bacteria to better adapt to the lungs of cystic fibrosis (CF) patients, making them more difficult to clear, new study shows. This ... Read more
Merck recently announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) recommended the approval of the drug Keytruda (pembrolizumab), to be used ... Read more
International Biophysics Corporation, an international-American medical device manufacturer, recently announced that they received CE Mark, and approval from Health Canada and the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA), for their product ... Read more
A potential new drug may help fight bacterial and viral infections at once, new research shows. With the immune response against viral infections making us susceptible to antibiotic resistant bacterial ... Read more
Researchers managed to halt the progression of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) using a specific gene therapy approach in a pig model of the disease. The findings mean that in the future, ... Read more