Sara Elfarrash

Affiliation: Mansoura University

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Bio

Dr. Sara Elfarrash is an assistant professor of Physiology at the Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura University. She earned her PhD as a double degree from Aarhus University in Denmark and Mansoura University. During her PhD, she established a new model for studying alpha synuclein pathology and it’s spreading using mouse hippocampal organotypic slice culture. She continues to use the tissue culture model she established in order to study molecular mechanisms of neurodegenerative disease at the Medical Experimental Research Center (MERC) at Mansoura University.