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.
Meticulous observation and aggressive treatment, together with long-term hospital stay and a multidisciplinary approach resulted in a successful pregnancy and delivery in a woman with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), ... Read more
A triple combination therapy with Tracleer (bosentan), Viagra (sildenafil), and Veletri (epoprostenol) can completely reverse right ventricular remodeling that occurs in pulmonary hypertension, according to a case study published ... Read more
Pharmacologically inhibiting an enzyme called tryptophan hydroxylase 1 (TPH1) that plays a role in serotonin biosynthesis can significantly reduce pulmonary arterial pressure, as well as pulmonary blood vessel wall ... Read more
Nitric oxide inhalation can significantly improve oxygen supply in newborn babies with pulmonary hypertension according to a study published in the journal European Review for Medical and Pharmacological Sciences.
Chinese scientists have identified a large number of proteins that are differentially expressed in the blood of people with pulmonary arterial hypertension associated with congenital heart disease (CHD-PAH), for ... Read more
Early pulmonary hypertension and long term infections in babies that are born prematurely increase their likelihood of developing severe bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), also known as chronic lung disease of ... Read more
The French biotechnology company Mifcare recently announced, in a press release, that their lead anti-inflammatory compound, MFC1040 has been shown to be efficient in a second animal model of ... Read more
A new study published in the scientific journal Respiration suggests that bronchoscopy with transbronchial and endobronchial biopsy and transbronchial needle aspiration are safe in patients with echocardiographic evidence of ... Read more