Dr. Tufan Mert, is Associated Professor and and director of Biophysics, faculty of Medicine, Kahramanmaras Sutcu Imam University, Kahramanmaras, Turkey. He received doctor degree, Ph D, in the field of biophysics from faculty of medicine, Cukurova University, Adana, Turkey. His research works are supported by TUBITAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey) and research foundations of Universities. His research involves investigating the electrophysiological functions and behavioral responses of animals with neuropathic pain. Currently, the main topics of research in his lab focus on the diabetic and peripheral nerves injured animal models: effects of drugs or chemical agents and pulsed magnetic field on nerve regeneration and neuropathic pains.

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