Özgür Şahin Gives a radio interview to Turkish Radio and Television Corporation (TRT).





Özgür Şahin Receives TÜSEB Aziz Sancar Award. Bilkent News




Özgür Şahin Receives Eczacıbaşı Medical Incentive Award. Bilkent News Turkish Academy of Sciences






Dr. Şahin obtained his Associate Professorship (Doçentlik) degree from the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) of Turkey







Parlar AwardDr. Şahin got the METU Prof. Dr. Mustafa Parlar Foundation Research Incentive Award 2016. Click here





Scientific ReportsDr. Şahin is now affiliated with National Nanotechnology Research Center (UNAM). Click here






Scientific ReportsOur new research article on miR-564 is published in Scientific Reports. Click here







Journal of Molecular MedicineOur new research article on miR-644a/CTBP1/p53 is published in Oncotarget. Click here





Özgür Şahin-Bilim Kahramanları Derneği-2016‘Dr. Şahin got the Scientist of the Year 2015 Award in Molecular Biology and Genetics from Bilim Kahramanları Derneği’. Click here






Journal of Molecular MedicineOur new review article on miR-200c is published in the Journal of Molecular Medicine. Click here







“Our another TÜBİTAK 1001 project is funded”




“Our TÜBİTAK-BMBF (Germany) project (2525) is funded”





Our Master students Merve Mutlu and Erol Eyüpoğlu won the Travel Award from MOKADto attend the 3rd EACR-Sponsored Anticancer Development Congress.


In addition, Merve Mutlu and Özge Saatci (M.Sc student) were awarded by EACR for Best Oral Presentation Award and Erol Eyüpoğlu was awarded by MOKAD for Best Poster Presentation Award in the same congress.






“Our TÜBİTAK-CNRS (France) project (2505) is funded”



“Our TÜBİTAK 1001 project is funded”





“Our master student Merve Mutlu took the second place on 1st Ankara Science Slam competition with the title ‘An Internal Attack to Defeat Cancer’. In her presentation she explained importance of tumor suppressor miRNAs in breast cancer diagnosis, prognosis and treatment.”






“Dr. Şahin’s collaborative paper on epigenetic prognostic marker discovery has just been published in International Journal of Cancer”






“Dr. Sahin got the Outstanding Young Scientist Award 2014 from the Turkish Academy of Sciences (TÜBA)”






“Dr. Sahin’s new article published in Cell Research!”







Özgür Şahin

Asst. Prof. Özgür Şahin has received 2014 Distinguished Young Scientist (BAGEP) awards. Click here







Journal of Molecular MedicineOur new review article on microRNAs is published in the Journal of Molecular Medicine. Click here








 MBG Faculty Members Receive EMBO Installation Grants


Assistant Professors Özgür Şahin and Deniz Atasoy, members of the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics since September 2013, have been awarded the prestigious European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO) Installation Grants.




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Assistant Professor Özgür Şahin