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.
Illness perception and stress mediates disease severity and anxiety, depression and quality of life among Crohn’s disease patients according to a study published in the Journal of Patient Preferences and ... Read more
RedHill Biopharma Ltd. An Israeli biopharmaceutical company announced that an independent Data and Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB) recommended their MAP US study to continue as planned without any modifications.
People who have a particular variant of a gene called TYK2 are naturally protected against autoimmune diseases such as inflammatory bowl disease (IBD) according to a study published in the ... Read more
Tabloid (thioguanine or TG) has an efficacy and side effects comparable to conventional immunomodulator drugs in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) who did not previously respond to such treatments, ... Read more
Certain sugars produced by the body, called O-glycans, may play a crucial role in keeping the colon healthy and in preventing cancer. Understanding how these sugars function to protect the colon ... Read more