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.
Pseudomonas aeruginosa, a major pathogen causing chronic lung infections, undergoes similar adaptations in the lungs of cystic fibrosis (CF) and non-CF bronchiectasis patients according to a study published in ... Read more
The swimming motility of the pathogenic bacteria Pseudomonas aeruginosa is what induces the release of neutrophil extracellular traps (NET) from immune cells, a study published in the scientific journal ... Read more
People with bronchiectasis are at higher risk of developing coronary heart disease and stroke compared to the general population, according to a study published in the scientific journal Thorax. ... Read more
A great number of patients with non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis have a nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) infection in their lungs, according to a study published in the scientific journal BMC Infectious ... Read more