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BoğaziçiBuzz has visited our lab!
Boğaziçi University news channel BoğaziçiBuzz has visited our laboratory and talked about recent projects and technologies developed in our lab. You can find the interview with Prof. Nesrin Özören, here.
Our project, which is among the last 6 out of 150 projects, has been awarded by the committee of the Turkish Oncology Summit 2019.
7th International Congress of the Molecular Biology Association of Turkey (MolBiyoKon19) has taken place at Istanbul Technical University from September 27 to September 29, 2019. Our Ph.D. student, İlke Süder has won the second best poster award!
Boğaziçi University rule the Teknofest 2019 !
With the attendence of several departments, Boğaziçi University has attended the TeknoFest 2019. Student’s attention to our stand was very high. You can find a video from here.
Our newest article is published!
Prof. Nesrin Özören and our former member Elif Eren published a new review on the Turkish Journal of Biology: The NLRP3 inflammasome: a new player in neurological diseases. Please check our publications.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres was invited to the event on behalf of Bogazici University.
AKIL has three graduates this year. Congratulations you guys !!
Prof. Dr. Nesrin Özören and Prof. Dr. Esra Battaloğlu have been hosted by Fatih Altaylı, this week on Teke Tek Special program.
AKIL lab has attended to a retreat in Sapanca between 16 – 18 November 2018
Boğaziçi University Molecular Biology and Genetics Department are looking for new Master and Ph.D. students in the topics of cancer biology, immunology, epigenetics, toxicology, plant biology… Applications will be held between 10 – 17 December 2018.
10th EMBO Young Scientists Forum was organized by Boğaziçi University Molecular Biology and Genetics Department on 5-6 January 2018, Boğaziçi University / Istanbul. Prof. Dr. Nesrin Özören attended as a speaker.
5th International Congress of the Molecular Biology Association of Turkey was organized by Boğaziçi University Molecular Biology and Genetics Department on 8-10 September 2017, Boğaziçi University / Istanbul. Abstract book can be found here.
Prof. Dr. Nesrin Özören, Acelya Yılmazer, Aylin Alkan, Hasan Ozan Otaş and Gizem Olay Artık participated in “OpenLab Applied Laboratory Workshop” activity at “Biotech, Life Sciences and Industry Fair” in 20-22.04.2017.
In the activity, basic experiments such as; “DNA extraction from kiwi and strawberry”, “Observation of antibiotic resistance on bacterial cultures taken from mouth swabs, hands, phones and coins of participants” and “Observation of different tissue layer on slides and fruitfly samples under light microscopes and dissecting microscopes” were done and demonstrated to audiance with their participation.
Photos from the OpenLab activity can be obtained here.
News about artificial loading of ASC specks with cytosolic agents on CNN Turk
Our progress on artificial loading of ASC specks with cytosolic agents was put on news on CNN Turk.
Alternative link for video: http://www.cnnturk.com/action/embedvideo/57ff9584565934496c158e80