MSc/PhD Program
Sura Saleh
First Name:
Sura

Last Name:
Saleh

Country:
Syria

 



Sura Saleh

EDUCATION

College / University:
Faculty of Pharmacy, Damascus University

Highest Degree:
B.Sc.

Major Subjects:
Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Lab Experience:
Basic lab experiece, culturing and transfection of hippocampal neurons, electrophysiological techniques: patch clamping

Projects / Research:
2011: "Towards Elucidation the Pathogenesis of Depression", Bachelor's Thesis, Damascus University, Syria (Dr. Marwan Al-Buhtori)
2013: ‘’Calcium Dependency of SytIV and its effect on BDNF release’’, Practical Internship in the Trans-synaptic Signaling Group, European Neuroscience Institute, Göttingen, Germany (Dr. Camin Dean)

Scholarships:
2013 - 2014: Stipend by the International Max Planck Research School


SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS AND GOALS:

The core of my interests is to thoroughly investigate the molecular and cellular processes underlying neuroplasticity, its convergence with the pathogenesis of neuropsychological diseases; then combining these aspects in an integrated view towards the discovery of one highly selective and effective treatment.