MSc/PhD Program
Sebastian Sydlik
First Name:
Sebastian

Last Name:
Sydlik

Country:
Germany

 



Sebastian Sydlik

EDUCATION

College / University:
Maastricht University

Highest Degree:
B.Sc.

Major Subjects:
Biomedical Life Sciences

Lab Experience:
Electrophysiological Techniques

Projects / Research:
2013: Postsynaptic pH in Drosophila larvae motor junctions. Dept. of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge, UK
2013: Extracellular Na+ and K+ in the 0 mM Mg2+/bicuculline induced model of epilepsy in acute mice brain slices. Bachelor Thesis. Institute of Neurobiology, Heinrich-Heine-University, Düsseldorf, Germany
2012: Presynaptic pH and vesicle fusion in Drosophila larvae neurones. Dept. of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge, UK
2012: Chronic phosphodiesterase type 2 inhibition improves memory in the APPswe/PS1dE9 mouse model of Alzheimer's disease. Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience, Maastricht University, The Netherlands.

Scholarships:
2013 - 2014: Stipend by the International Max Planck Research School
2012: Top 3% Grant Maastricht University, Amgen Scholars Program Europe


SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS AND GOALS:

To gain a deeper understanding of shape, function and relevance of pH changes in synaptic communication.