Head, Research Lab
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Soroka University Medical Center
Dr. Matthew Boyko is working as Head for Research Lab & also Assistant Professor in Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at Soroka University Medical Center. He received his Ph.D. degree and post-doctorate at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU). His research interest are Blood glutamate scavenging, Neuroprotection, Ischemic brain injury, Closed head injury, Behavioral brain research: Influence of brain injury on development of mental disorders (anxiety, post-stroke depression, post-traumatic stress disorder), social behavior and cognitive changes related to stroke or TBI, Modeling Stroke, Traumatic brain injury, Subarachnoid hemorrhage Depression in Rat, Evaluation of brain edema, infarcted volume and blood-brain barrier breakdown after brain injury.