Thesis topic proposal
Eszter Farkas
(Mal)adaptation of the cerebral circulation in the aging brain


Institute: University of Szeged
theoretical medicine
Theoretical Medicine Doctoral School

Thesis supervisor: Eszter Farkas
Location of studies (in Hungarian): Department of Medical Phisics and Informatics Universitat of Szeged
Abbreviation of location of studies: OFOII

Description of the research topic:

The regulation of the cerebral blood flow response to neuronal activation is subject to adaptational changes with aging. The goal of the research is to evaluate the structural changes of the cerebrocortical blood vessel architecture in the aging brain; and to unravel how the structural alterations may impact on cerebrovascular function.

Required language skills: english
Number of students who can be accepted: 1

Deadline for application: 2019-06-30

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