Ahmet Can TİMUÇİN, Ph.D

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences and Bioengineering

ahmetcan.timucinuskudar.edu.tr

(0216) 400 2222 2448

ORCID ID: 0000-0002-9483-3593

Citation : 147 | h-index : 5 | i10-index : 5


Short CV

Asst. Prof. Ahmet Can Timuçin who was born in İstanbul in 1983, completed his high school education in Robert College in 2003.
He received his undergraduate degree from Sabancı University Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Biological Sciences and Bioengineering Program in 2007. During his undergraduate education, he has contributed to the studies on novel drug candidates for multiple myeloma in State University of New York Downstate Medical Center.
He received his Master of Science degree from Columbia University Medical Center, Institute of Human Nutrition in 2008. During his masters, he has implemented valuable studies on hypoxia, PARP inhibitors and cell death related effects of Aldose Reductase.
In 2015, he completed his Ph.D. in Sabancı University Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Biological Sciences and Bioengineering Program. With this doctoral thesis, he has shown the presence of a novel protein-protein interaction system governing NFAT5 dependent Aldose Reductase (AR) protein expression.
In between 2015-2017, he has worked as a Post Doctoral Researcher in Sabancı University Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Molecular Biology, Genetics and Bioengineering Program. During post doctoral studies, he was involved in studies on SIRT6-NFAT5-AR axis, on Lipid Oxidation Products and on utilization of inhibitors of anti-apoptotic BCL-2 proteins in cancer.
Currently, he is continuing his studies in Üsküdar University Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences Chemical and Biological Engineering Program.
Academic interest of Dr. Timucin are: Cellular Signaling Mechanisms in Cancer, Transcription Factors, as well as, Computational and Experimental analysis of Protein-Peptide Interactions. 

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Education Status & Academic Titles

Academic Activities > Publications

(ISI Web of Science Core Collection *) Toplam: 5

Projeler > Projeler

  • K-RAS DİMERİZASYONUNU ENGELLEYEBİLECEK IN SILICO PEPTİT TASARIMI VE MOLEKÜLER ANALİZİ, 2020.
  • AurorA A/N-Myc Kompleksini Hedefleyen Yarı-Akılcı Peptit Tasarımı ve Deneysel Doğrulamaları, 2022.

Administrative Activities

  • Öğrenci Danışmanlığı / Student Adviser, 41 veya üzeri Öğrenci Danışmanlığı, (2020 - Devam ediyor.)
  • Komisyon Üyesi / Member of Commission, BAP Komisyon Üyeliği, (2020 - Devam ediyor.)
  • Öğrenci Danışmanlığı / Student Adviser, 21-30 Öğrenci Danışmanlığı, (2020 - 2020)
  • Bölüm Başkan Yardımcısı / Deputy Head of Department, Kimya-Biyoloji Mühendisliği (İngilizce) Bölüm Başkan Yardımcısı, (2019 - 2020)
  • Kurul Üyeliği / Board Member, Uygulama ve Araştırma Merkezi, (2019 - Devam ediyor.)
  • Komisyon Üyesi / Member of Commission, Kalite Komisyonu Üyeliği (Enstitü / Fakülte / MYO), (2019 - Devam ediyor.)
  • Komisyon Üyesi / Member of Commission, Eğitim Komisyonu Üyeliği (Enstitü / Fakülte / MYO), (2019 - Devam ediyor.)
  • Koordinatör / Coordinator, Erasmus Bölüm Koordinatörlüğü, (2019 - 2020)
  • Koordinatör / Coordinator, Bologna Bölüm Koordinatörlüğü, (2019 - 2020)
  • Komisyon Üyesi / Member of Commission, Staj Komisyonu Üyeliği (Enstitü / Fakülte / MYO), (2019 - 2020)
  • Öğrenci Danışmanlığı / Student Adviser, 1-10 Öğrenci Danışmanlığı, (2019 - 2020)
  • Çalışma Grubu Üyelikleri / Research Group Membership, Poliamin ve Şizofreni Grubu, (2019 - Devam ediyor.)
  • Çalışma Grubu Üyelikleri / Research Group Membership, Hesaplamalı Biyoloji Grubu, (2019 - Devam ediyor.)
  • Çalışma Grubu Üyelikleri / Research Group Membership, Nörogenetik Çalışma Grubu, (2019 - Devam ediyor.)

Bilimsel Üyelikler

  • American Society for Nutrition 2020
  • Society for Redox Biology and Medicine 2020

Education and Training Activities

  • Nöroimmunoloji, (Master / 2019-2020 Güz)
  • Immunology, (Undergraduate Degree / 2019-2020 Güz)
  • Immunology, (Undergraduate Degree / 2019-2020 Güz)
  • Fundamentals of Biochemistry, (Undergraduate Degree / 2019-2020 Güz)
  • Structural Biology, (Undergraduate Degree / 2019-2020 Güz)
  • General Chemistry II, (Undergraduate Degree / 2018-2019 Bahar)
  • Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics, (Undergraduate Degree / 2018-2019 Bahar)
  • Organic Chemistry II, (Undergraduate Degree / 2018-2019 Bahar)
  • Introduction to Chemical and Biological Engineering, (Undergraduate Degree / 2018-2019 Bahar)
  • Davranış Genetiği, (PhD / 2018-2019 Bahar)
  • Davranış Genetiği, (Master / 2018-2019 Bahar)

* ISI Web of Science Core Collection

  • Science Citation Index
  • Arts & Humanities Citation Index
  • Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Social Sciences Citation Index
  • Emerging Sources Citation Index