Institute for Translational Medicine

Thesis topics

Topics for student reseach (experimental) and thesis work (experimental and/or literature oriented)

 

Physiological and pathophysiological vasomotor functions of venous microvessels. Mechanisms activated by hemodynamic forces. (experimental)
Tutors: dr. Margit Solymár

 

Hypertension-induced abnormalities of arteriolar microvascular vasomotor functions. (experimental)
Tutors: dr. Margit Solymár

 

The vasomotor effects and mechanisms of craniocerebral bleeding. (literature oriented /experimental)

Tutors: dr. Margit Solymár  

 

Endocrinology of catechol-oestrogens. (literature oriented)

Tutor: dr. János Garai

 

Inflammatory mechanisms in estrogen’s hormonal effect. (literature oriented)

Tutor: dr. János Garai

 

Enzymatic activity of the macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF). (experimental & literature oriented)

Tutor: dr. János Garai

Xenoestrogens and other endocrine disruptors in select disease processes. (literature oriented)

Tutor: dr. János Garai 

 

 Clinical study of the efficacy of phytoestrogens in menopause. (clinical/experimental & literature oriented)

Tutors: dr. János Garai, dr. József Bódis (Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology)

 

Inflammatory mediators in the pathomechanism of endometriosis (clinical/experimental & literature oriented)

Tutors: dr. János Garai, dr. József Bódis (Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology)

 

Health impacts of global climate change (literature oriented)

Tutor: dr. Miklós Székely 

 

Senile sarcopenia: development and complications. (experimental/ literature oriented/clinical)

Tutor: dr. Miklós Székely, dr. Szilvia Soós

 

Age-related changes in peptidergic regulaton of energy balance. (experimental)

Tutors: dr. Miklós Székely, dr. Erika Pétervári

  

Obesity: regulatory peptides in body weight regulation. (experimental/ literature oriented)

Tutors: dr. Miklós Székely, dr. Márta Balaskó

 

Melanocortins in the regulation of food intake and body temperature. (experimental)

Tutors: dr. Miklós Székely, dr. Erika Pétervári

 

Spontaneously hypertensive rats: special features of the regulation of energy balance. (experimental)

Tutors: dr. Erika Pétervári, dr. Balázs Gaszner (Department of Anatomy)

 

Abdominal vagal afferentation in energy homeostasis. (experimental)

Tutors: dr. Miklós Székely, dr. Márta Balaskó, Dr. András Garami

 

Effects of  corticotrop releasing hormon (CRH) and urocortins on energy balance. (experimental)

Tutor: dr. Márta Balaskó

 

The role of cholecystokinin (CCK) in the regulation of energy balance: studies on CCK antagonists. (experimental)

Tutor: dr. Márta Balaskó

 

The effects of perinatal nutritional state (maternal and foetal) on body weight development, on body composition and the life-long risk of obesity. (experimental)

Tutors: dr. Márta Balaskó, dr. Erika Pétervári, dr. Szilvia Soós

 

The effects of perinatal nutritional state (maternal and foetal) on age-related changes in behavioral/learning processes. (experimental)

Tutors: dr. Miklós Székely, dr. István Hernádi (Faculty of Natural Sciences) 

 

The role of leptin in energy balance: age- and nutritional state-related alterations. (experimental)

Tutor: dr. Erika Pétervári

 

The role of neuropeptide Y (NPY) and alarin in energy balance: age-, nutritional state- and thermal adaptation-related alterations. (experimental)

Tutor: dr. Erika Pétervári

 

Circadian changes in core temperature and spontaneous activity of rodents: age- and nutritional state-related alterations. Biotelemetric studies. (experimental)

Tutors: dr. Erika Pétervári, dr. Margit Solymár

 

The effects of physical activity (running wheel, treadmill) on the regulation of energy balance. (experimental)

Tutors: dr. Erika Pétervári, dr. Márta Balaskó

 

The role of central insulin effects in energy balance: age- and nutritional state-related alterations. (experimental)

Tutors: dr. Miklós Székely, dr. Szilvia Soós

 

Gender differences in the regulation of energy balance: age- and nutritional state-related alterations. (experimental)

Tutors: dr. Szilvia Soós, dr. Márta Balaskó

 

A hot topic for feverish student research: the (patho)physiology of TRPV1. (literature oriented/experimental)

Tutors: dr. András Garami, dr. Margit Solymár