MSc/PhD Program
Rashad Yusifov
First Name:
Rashad

Last Name:
Yusifov

Country:
Azerbaijan



Rashad Yusifov

EDUCATION

College / University:
McGill University (Montreal, Canada)

Highest Degree:
B.Sc.

Major Subjects:
Pharmacology

Lab Experience:
Cell culturing, DNA and protein isolation and manipulation, PCR, gel electrophoresis, 3D cell cultures (spheroids)

Projects / Research:
Pharmacology Research Project: Curcumin as a potential treatment for glioblastoma

Scholarships:
2014-2015: Scholarship from International Max Planck Research School
2010-2014: Government Scholarship for Education Abroad from the Republic of Azerbaijan


SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS AND GOALS:

I am interested in studying the mechanisms of learning and memory formation and how these processes are disrupted in neurodegenerative diseases.