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Dr Shmma Quraishe BSc, PhD

Research Fellow in Neuroregeneration

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Dr Shmma Quraishe is a BBSRC Research Fellow within Biological Sciences at the University of Southampton.

Career History

2017-present: Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Neuroregeneration. Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, UK.
2014-2017: Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Clinical and Experimental Sciences. Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Natural & Environmental Sciences - Institute for Life Sciences, University of Southampton, UK.
2010-2014: Postdoctoral Research Fellow. Faculty of Natural & Environmental Sciences, Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, UK.
2010: Postdoctoral Research Fellow. CNS Inflammation Group, Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, UK

Academic Qualifications

2005-2010: PhD Neuroscience. University of Southampton, UK.
2002-2005: BSc Biochemistry. 1st Class Honours, University of Southampton, UK.

Research interests

My research interests lie in understanding how fundamental cellular processes such as protein folding, cytoskeletal regulation and axonal transport are modulated in health and disease.

My current research project is titled: Investigating the impact of nervous system maturation on transmembrane receptor localisation and transport within CNS axons.

Research group

Biomedical Sciences

Affiliate research groups

Institute for Life Sciences, Southampton Neuroscience Group

Research project(s)

Investigating the Impact of Nervous System Maturation on Transmembrane Receptor Localisation and Transport in CNS Axons

CNS maturation contributes significantly to providing a stable nervous system environment, but also prevents the CNS from repairing itself following damage.

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Dr Shmma Quraishe
School of Biological Sciences
Faculty of Environmental and Life Sciences
Life Sciences Building 85
University of Southampton
Highfield Campus
SO17 1BJ

Room Number: 85/3041

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