Dr Vassilios Beglopoulos

Lecturer in NeuroscienceSchool of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences

Vassilis Beglopoulos is a neuroscientist and molecular biologist. His main research interest is the study of experimental models of Alzheimer’s disease, using behavioural, biochemical, molecular and histological approaches. He is particularly interested in the cellular mechanisms underlying impairment of memory retrieval in pre-pathological experimental models of Alzheimer’s disease. Since 2018, Vassilis is leading the Dementia and Neurodegeneration Research Group at UCLan, and since 2019, he is UCLan's local representative of the British Neuroscience Association.