Thesis topic proposal
Modulation of steroid hormone biosynthesis with enzyme inhibitors


Institute: University of Szeged
theoretical medicine
Theoretical Medicine Doctoral School

Thesis supervisor: Mihály Szécsi
Location of studies (in Hungarian): SZTE ÁOK I. sz. Belgyógyászati Klinika
Abbreviation of location of studies: ENDOC

Description of the research topic:

Investigation of the steroid converting enzyme machinery with in vitro laboratory methods. Identification of new inhibitors against key enzymes involved in the hormone biosynthesis, studying mechanisms and structure-activity relationships of the inhibitory effects. Collecting data for development of pharmacons exerting antiandrogenic or antiestrogenic effect on enzyme level.

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

Deadline for application: 2019-06-30

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