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.
An article reviewing potential new treatments for the management of itching related to chronic kidney disease (CKD) has been published in the International Journal of Nephrology and Renovascular Disease.
The origin of elevated levels of suPAR (soluble urokinase plasminogen activator receptor) as a contributing factor to kidney disease has been identified, reports a news study published in the leading ... Read more
Continuous treatment with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs Celebrex (celecoxib) and etoricoxib for three to six months increases the rate of kidney function decline in chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients both in ... Read more
Kidney transplantation can improve certain aspects of heart function according to a study published in the scientific journal Kidney and Blood Pressure Research. This finding highlights the presence of a ... Read more
Acute kidney injury following angioplasty, the procedure used to treat coronary arteries of the heart, is associated with the development and progression of chronic kidney disease (CKD) and an increased ... Read more
Researchers identified new sites in the human genome linked to hypertension. This discovery could help develop new strategies to treat this condition as well as others associated with it such ... Read more
D-amino acids, the optical isomers of L-amino acids, could be used as a biomarker to provide information about how chronic kidney disease (CKD) will progress, a study conducted by researchers ... Read more