AKC published a popular science article in Turkish at sarkaç.org. Click here to read. Thanks to lab members for proof reading and suggestions (12.10.2020).
Mukadder Koyuncu joined our lab as an MSc student now! He was already an undergraduate member of the team. We are so happy to have you back in the lab as a graduate student!
Mariam Huda joined our lab as a PhD student! Welcome to the team Mariam! Looking forward to your start in the lab! Mariam will move Turkey from Egypt.
AKC met with IGEM team to support their undergraduate research (02.10.2020)
Happy to share the first preprint from our lab! We identified Glc7-Bud14 as a novel component of the Spindle Position Checkpoint that inhibits mitotic exit upon mitotic spindle mis-orientation! Check it out online at BioRxiv! Congratulations to Dilara Kocakaplan, Hüseyin Karabürk, İdil Kırdök, Cansu Dilege and Şeyma Nur Erkan for all the work! (30 Aug 2020)
Our lab member Dilara Kocakaplan successfully defended her MS thesis today! Her academic journey will continue at Marston Lab with a Darwin Trust Scholarship! I am very proud of her! Congratulations Dilara! (29 Jul 2020)
As of today, the labs are given limited access at Koç University. Not enough, but better than worse (29 June 2020)..
As of today, the labs at Koç University are closed due to COVID measures. All research has been halted. I am going to miss you all Caydasi Lab members (17 Mart 2020)…
Due to COVID19 precautions all in campus meetings are postponed (10 Mar 2010). Unfortunately, this involves the visit of Prof. Gislene Pereira (Heidelberg Uni., Germany), Prof. Elmar Schiebel (Heidelberg Uni., Germany) and Dr. Saravanan Palani (Uni. of Warwick, UK) to Koç University, which was organized by AKC. These visits will be not be possible until later notice.
AKC delivered a fun-science online seminar “Ekmek Mayasından Öğrendiklerimiz: Hücre Bölünmesi ve Ötesi”. This seminar was given online due to COVID measures.
AKC presented a summary of the ongoing research in the lab at TUBA-GEBIP yearly meeting (27-28 Dec 2019).
AKC was at Boğaziçi University, on 01. Nov 2019, giving a seminar for Molecular Biology and Genetics Students. Thanks to Arzu Çelik for the invitation.
AKC was at 2nd Lipid Biology Sectoral Meeting supported by EMBO that was held in İzmir, IBG, on 11 Oct 2019. It was great pleasure to share recent data and listen exciting lipid science with great people.
Caydasi Lab attended the the 7th international congress of the Molecular biology Association of Turkey (27-29 September 2019, ITU, Istanbul) We presented plenty of posters! Thanks to the organizers for the opportunity to present our work, and to meet with scientists all around the world!
İdil Kırdök and Cansu Dilege joined our group as grad students! We are so excited to have you in our team! Welcome to the grad school, Welcome to our Lab! (September 2019)
Our preprint is available online at bioRxiv! SWR1 Chromatin Remodeling Complex Prevents Mitotic Slippage during Spindle Position Checkpoint Arrest
Caydasi Lab (Cell Cycle & Genome Stability Lab) joins Twitter! Follow us on Twitter @CaydasiLab!
Gülden Yorgancıoğlu Budak Joins our lab as a postdoctoral researcher! Gülden! Welcome to our Team! (July 2019).
Dilara Kocakaplan got the best poster prize at the Organelle Biogenesis and Function Workshop!!!!! Congratulations Dilara!! A very well-deserved success!
Caydasi lab attended Organelle Biogenesis and Function workshop organized by Firat-Karalar Lab (27-28 May 2019, Koç University, Turkey). Click here for details. Ayse had a talk in this workshop while Dilara presented a poster. A big thank you to Firat-Karalar Lab for this event!
Today, Ayse talks at MBGE seminar series of Koç University (23 May 2019). For details, click here!
Ayse is at the EMBO Workshop: Chromosome segregation and aneuploidy. in Cascais, Portugal (11–15 May 2019). Great meeting with great people and fruitful discussions! Thank you EMBO and the organizers!
Ayse got the BAGEP 2019 award. Click here for a full list of award winners. (2017)
Ayse is at the Cell cycle meeting in Roscoff, France (8-12 Apr 2019). It has been a fantastic meeting with great people! Click here for meeting details.
Caydasi Lab explained high school students about Cell Biology and research labs within the context of AICHE Carrier Days (17 Mar 2019).
Ayse delivers a seminer at Bilkent, department of Molecular Biology and Genetics. Click here for seminar details. (14 Mar 2019)
Ayse was at TUBITAK for EMBO evaluation meeting with many other EMBO grantees (Feb, 2019).
Hüseyin is accepted to KU GSSE as MSc Student! Congrats Hüseyin!
We participated in the 6th International BAU Drug Design Congress (13-15 Dec, 2018, Istanbul). Dilara, Betül, Şeyma and Barış presented their posters while Ayse had a talk.
Hüseyin joins our lab as a researcher! (Nov, 2018)
Mukadder joins our lab as a work-and-study student! (Sep, 2018)
Our former undergrad lab member Dilara joins our lab now as a MSc student! (Sep, 2018)
Ayse gives a talk at 6th International Congress of the Molecular Biology Association of Turkey as invited speaker (5-8 September 2018, İzmir Biomedicine and Research Center, İzmir, Turkey)
Baby girl Deniz finally joins Caydasi family! (July, 2018)
Congrats! Dilara received her BSc degree from Koç University Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics!
Our new microscope arrives! (June, 2018)
Ayse gives a talk at KUGEN 4. MBG Bilim Kongresi as an invited speaker (Feb 17, 2018, Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey)
Şeyma Nur Erkan and Barış Bekdaş joins our lab! (Jan, 2018)
Dr. Koca Caydasi received Marie Sklodowska-Curie Standard European Individual Fellowship (Jan, 2018). Visit European commission Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) webpage for more information on MSCA fellowships.
Ayse gave a talk at EMBO Young Scientists Forum as an invited speaker (January 5-6, 2018, Istanbul, Turkey)
Dr. Koca Caydasi received ICGEB CRP Lab installation grant (Dec, 2017)
Dr. Koca Caydasi received TÜBA-GEBİP award (Nov, 2017)
Ayse had a seminar at Istanbul Technical Universtiy, department of Molecular Biology and Genetics. (7 November, 2017, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul)
Ayse presented a poster at EMBO conference: Centrosome and Spindle Pole Bodies (September 24-27, 2017, Heidelberg, Germany)
Ayse gave a talk at 5th International Congress of the Molecular Biology Association of Turkey (September 8-10, 2017, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey)
Dilara joins our lab as an undergrad student! (Sep, 2017)
Betül joins Cell Cycle & Genome Stability lab as a PhD Student! (Sep, 2017)
Dr. Koca Caydasi received TÜBİTAK 3501 grant (July, 2017)
Dr. Koca Caydasi joined Koç University, College of Sciences (July, 2017)