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.
Closely monitoring the effect of steroid treatment in patients with cardiac sarcoidosis can help detect any resistance that may develop against the treatment and help doctors identify patients who might ... Read more
Enbrel (etanercept), could be a treatment option for patients who develop sarcoid-like reactions following treatment with other tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-⍺) inhibitors, according to a study published in the ... Read more
Inflammation of the heart muscle caused by sarcoidosis is associated with abnormal circulation in the arteries surrounding and supplying blood to the heart, according to a study published in the ... Read more
Researchers from China identified five genes that might be implicated in the development of pulmonary sarcoidosis through interactions with each other. According to the authors, this finding, which was published in ... Read more
A case study reported in the Spanish journal Rheumatología Clínica suggests that sarcoidosis should be kept in mind in patients who present with an electrolyte imbalance in their blood.
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Women tend to develop sarcoidosis when they are older and tend to have more uveitis, or eye inflammation and cutaneous involvement compared to men, according to a retrospective study conducted ... Read more
Sarcoidosis should be considered as a differential diagnosis in case of nail lesions, according to a study published in the journal Skin Appendage Disorders, where researchers from São Paulo in ... Read more
There is a difference in the composition of microorganisms in the respiratory tract of people with sarcoidosis and that of healthy individuals according to a study conducted by Polish scientists.
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