Members
Cemre Coşkun
Undergraduate Student
Doruk Savaş
Undergraduate Student
M. Osman Çorbalı
Undergraduate Student
Mehmet Giray
Undergraduate Student
Deniz Kırca
Undergraduate Student

 









FORMER LAB MEMBERS

Aslıhan Özoğuz, Postdoc
Mehmet Ozansoy, Postdoc
İzzet Enünlü, Postdoc
Caroline Selma Pirkevi, Postdoc
Serkan Alkan, Postdoc
Esra Tara, Postdoc
Pınar Aksoy, MSc
Gönenç Çobanoğlu, MSc
Sena Ağım, MSc
Özgür Ömür, MSc
Özgün Uyan, MSc
Ece Kartal, MSc
Nesli Ece Şen, MSc
Abdülkadir Özkan, PhD
Hamid Hamzeiy, MSc
Ali Reza Khodadadi, MSc
Didem Eruslu, MSc
Begüm Erdoğan, MSc
Pınar Gencer, MSc
Fatma Sinem Hocaoğlu, MSc
Refika Mine Güzel, MSc
Nazan Saner, MSc
Ayşe Latif, MSc
Ceren Saygı, PhD student
Ece Terzioğlu Kara, PhD student
Soykan Ağar, MSc student
Çağdaş Bulut, MSc student

 

Undergraduate Students

Arman Aksoy
Aslı Şahin
Altar Sorkaç
Güneş Birdal
Gizem Tanrıver
Ekinsu Akdemir
Gökçin Kara
Betül Uysal
Sıla Rızalar
Fatma İşleyen
Ayşe Kılıç
Berfu Yeksan
Gökçe Kasacı

 

Aslı Gündoğdu Eken
Research Assistant

E-mail: gunasli@gmail.com

Education / Work Experience:
2006, Research Assistant, NDAL & Çağlayan Lab. Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics
Boğaziçi University

2004 - 2006, Teacher, Bayrampaşa Anatolian Vocational Trade School
2004 - 2006, MSc:
Department of Middle School Teaching
İstanbul University

1999 - 2004, BSc:
Department of Biology
İstanbul University

Research Interests:
Diagnosis of neurodegenerative (FRDA, SCAs, SBMA,HD, DRPLA, PD, DM), neurological (Dravet Syndrome, Lafora Disease) and hematologic diseases (Alfa and Beta Thalassemias, hemoglobin structural variants, Haemophilia A and B, vWF ).


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Name: Ceren İskender, MSc

E-mail: iskenderceren@gmail.com

Education:

2011 - PhD Student:

Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics

Boğaziçi University

Suna Kıraç Fellow

2010 - 2013 MSc Student:

Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics

Boğaziçi University

İnan Kıraç Fellow

2006-2010 BSc:

Department of Biological Sciences and Bioengineering

Sabancı University

Research Interests:

Understanding the mechanisms leading to ALS

Using homologous recombination to generate accurate models of SOD1-based ALS in Drosophila melanogaster

MSc Thesis: "Genetically Accurate Models of SOD1-based ALS in Drosophila: Validation and Characterization", 2013, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Boğaziçi University.

 

İlknur Yıldız Aydın
Administrative Assistant

E-mail: ilknur.yildiz@boun.edu.tr

Education / Work Experience:
2005 - , Administrative assistant, NDAL Boğaziçi University
2002 - 2005, Avene Product Manager Asst., Te-Ha Cosmetics, Galenic Product Trainer
2000 - 2002, Christian Dior Sales Department Assistant, Arcon Kozmetik
1996 - 2000, BA: Department of French Language and Literature Istanbul University

A.Nazlı Başak, PhD
Director of NDAL

E-mail: basak@boun.edu.tr

INSTITUTION AND LOCATION DEGREE YY FIELD OF STUDY
Georg August University, Göttingen, Germany BSc 1968-1972 Biochemistry
Max Planck Institute for Experimental
Medicine, Göttingen, Germany
MSc 1972-1973 Molecular Biology and Genetics
Max Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine,
Göttingen, Germany
PhD 1973-1977 Molecular Biology and Genetics
Max Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine,
Göttingen, Germany
Post-Doc 1977-1980 Molecular Biology and Genetics

Positions and Employment
1973 - 1977, Ph. D Student in the laboratory of Prof. Friedrich Cramer, Max Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine in Göttingen. Dissertation: Three dimensional structure of tRNA Phe from yeast: its chemical and biophysical properties.
1977 - 1980, Postdoctoral fellow in the Laboratory of Prof. Friedrich Cramer, Max Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine in Göttingen.
1980 - 1985, Research fellow at the above institute.
1985 - 1986, Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Boğaziçi University.
1986 - 1991, Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Boğaziçi University.
1991 - present, Professor and Senior Faculty Member at the above institution.
2005 -present, Director of Neurodegeneration Research Laboratory

 
 

Selda Dağdeviren Dığın
Administrative Assistant

E-mail: selda.dagdeviren@gmail.com

Education/ Work Experience:
2007 -, Administrative Assistant, NDAL, Boğaziçi University
2002 - 2006, BA: Department of Communication Sciences, Anadolu University, Eskişehir, Minor: Honor in Labor Economics and Industrial Relations, Anadolu University, Eskişehir

 

Yasin Bakış, PhD
Postdoctoral Researcher
Bioinformatician

E-mail: yasinbakis@gmail.com

Education:

  • Postdoc fellow (2016-2017): NDAL - Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Boğaziçi University / Sezerman Lab - Acıbadem University
  • Postdoc fellow (2014-2015): Garber Lab - University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Postdoc fellow (2013-2014): Sezerman Lab - Sabancı University
  • PhD (2006-2013): "Optimization of Morphological and Molecular Data" Department of Biology, Abant İzzet Baysal University - (Prof. Dr. O. Uğur Sezerman - Sabancı University)
  • MSc (2003-2005): "Numerical Taxonomy of Turkish Quercus" Department of Biology, Abant İzzet Baysal University - (Prof. Dr. M. Tekin Babaç)

Research Interests: 

  • Molecular Sequence Analysis
  • Genome Analysis
  • Biological Databases
  • Phyloinformatics

Suna Lahut, PhD
Postdoc

E-mail: sunalahut@gmail.com

Education:
2011 - , PhD Student: Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Boğaziçi University, Suna Kıraç Fellow
2008 - 2011, MSc: Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Boğaziçi University, İnan Kıraç Fellow
2003 - 2007, BSc: Biology Department, Hacettepe University, Ankara

Research Interests:
Understanding the molecular mechanisms leading to ND processes

  • Repeat expansion s in ALS patients
  • Alpha synuclein duplication in PD

MSc Thesis: The Impact of Mutant Alsin Protein on Motor Neurons and The Effects of Alsin Gene Knockdown on Motor Protein Genes”, 2011, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Boğaziçi University.

Cemile Kocoglu
MSc

E-mail: kocoglucemile@gmail.com

Education:
2013- present MSc Student: Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics Boğaziçi University İnan Kıraç Fellow
2008-2013, BSc: Department Molecular Biology and Genetics Istanbul Technical University

Research Interests:
Investigation of causative mutations and affected pathways by analysis of next generation sequencing data in ataxias
 
 

Fulya Akcimen
MSc

E-mail: fulyaakcimen@gmail.com

Education:
2014 - M.Sc., Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey
İnan Kıraç Fellow
2009-2013, B.Sc., Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Izmir Institute of Technology, Izmir, Turkey

Research Interests:
Analysis of Next Generation Data
Identification of Pathways Involved in ALS

Irmak Şahbaz, BSc
Research Assistant

E-mail: irmaksahbaz@hotmail.com

Education / Work Experience:
2009 -, working as a technical assistant at Bhosphorus University Department of Moleculer Biology and Genetics Neurodegeneration Research Laboratory on diagnosis service
2003- 2006, Sakarya University