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Üsküdar University students’ conspicuous TÜBİTAK success

Üsküdar University keeps reaping the fruits of the work as the University is highly known for its investments on science and technology. The exclusive human oriented academic studies that are committed by our bachelor degree and masters’ students, have been recognized and are considered…

Ideas will turn into end products with BrainPark

Üsküdar University has implemented a brand new company called BrainPark, which fully supports entrepreneurship and merchandizing. The main aims of the BrainPark are to encourage young entrepreneurs to start new companies, specify promising new ideas and pave the way for these ideas. BrainPark…

Fentanyl a rising, lethal trend as a drug!

Fentanyl, a synthetic opioid pain medication, grabbed the attention of the world after it caused the deaths of at least 13 people in one night last December in Canada. In 2016 alone, more than 650 people lost their lives due to fentanyl abuse, leading the U.S. and Canada to move against the drug's…

New drug molecule has been developed in the treatment of Mediterranean Anemia!

Turkish scientists have developed a new drug candidate molecule to be used in the treatment of Thalassemia known as Mediterranean Anemia. As the result of 3-year joint work of Üsküdar University and Sabancı University, a new chelating drug molecule from microalgae has been developed.…

Pokemon Go Reveals Temporary Schizophrenic Picture!

Prof. Dr. Nevzat Tarhan assessed the game called 'Pokemon Go' for Sabah Gazetesi, which became a very popular game recently. Tarhan stated that "Pokemon Go might reveal temporary schizophrenic table.Going out, moving around, socializing is of course good for depression. However, while playing…

USA gave green light to CRISPR-Cas9 organized by Üsküdar University!

United States National Institute of Health Advisory Committee has approved the proposal of using the CRISPR-Cas9 technique, based on improving cancer therapies with T cells of voluntary patients. Üsküdar University held the first CRISPR-Cas9 practical workshop in Turkey during the last weeks,…

DNA Surgery Workshop was held at Üsküdar University

CRISPR/Cas9—which enables impairments that cause DNA damage resulting from producing harmful protein that needs to be eliminated through the intervention to be made in the DNA—workshop was held  at Üsküdar University. Such a practical workshop was held for the first time in…

Üsküdar University shares its experiences at NAFSA

Üsküdar University joined NAFSA, the World's largest educational organization giving direction to higher education by providing accurate policies. This year, the 68th meeting was held in Denver, Colorado. Üsküdar University shared its experiences at the organization which included…

Could mezda resin be the cure for inflammation?

Üsküdar University, Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Bioengineering 2nd grader Fatih Özen’s project investigating anti-inflammatory effect of Toros fir, popularly known as “mezda resin”, was approved by TÜBİTAK. Özen shared that people of this…

Turkish and U.S. scientists met in Atlanta at TANPA meeting

Turkish President of the Turkish American Neuropsychiatry Association (TANPA), Rector of Üsküdar University – Psychiatrist, Prof. Nevzat Tarhan brought Turkish and American scientists together within the framework of the APA (American Psychiatric Association) annual conventions at Hyatt…

The Current State And Future Potential to Use Biomarkers In Schizophrenia Will Be Discussed In The Upcoming ECNS Conference

Schizophrenia is a debilitating disorder often characterized by structural and functional abnormalities in brain regions involved in cognitive, emotional and motivational aspects of behavior. Currently, substantial efforts were devoted to identify potential biomarkers to diagnose and evaluate treatment…

Üsküdar University and NPİSTANBUL at 2016 APA meetings to announce our work

169th of annual APA conventions organized by American Psychiatric Association is being held in Atlanta. Üsküdar University and NPİSTANBUL are explaining our current work in Turkey to scientists from all over the World at the convention, where the latest developments in the diagnosis and treatment…

New Research Findings Will Be Discussed in ECNS 2016 Istanbul Meeting

Scientists from Uskudar University have demonstrated that EEG entropy and complexity combined with sophisticated machine learning algorithms could discriminate patients with bipolar disorder from healthy controls. This study is an important contribution to the ongoing efforts to diagnose psychiatric…

ECNS 2016 Has Been Introduced In The US Parliament

Prof. Dr. Selahattin Gültekin, Dean of Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, has introduced ECNS 2016 meeting in the U.S Parliament where in the audience politicians and world-wide known scientists were present.During the ECNS 2016 Meeting, which  will be hosted by Üsküdar University…

ECNS 2016 - Introduced On 13th Annual SBMT Meeting In Miami

Üsküdar University has actively contributed to the 13. Annual Conference of The Society for Brain Mapping and Therapeutics (SBMT) in Miami with fifteen professionals all working in different fields of Neuroscience. Ranging from new approaches in psychiatry to the rTMS (repetititive transcranial magnetic…

New Horizons in clinical neuroscience - ECNS 2016

Uskudar University will host the Annual Joint Conference of the EEG & Clinical Neuroscience Society (ECNS) in Istanbul, between September 7th and 11th, 2016. Worldwide well-known neuroscientists will discuss state-of-the-art research in neuromodulation, neurofeedback, and neuroimaging. Among many…

ECNS 2016 - 13th Annual Conference

Dear Colleague;We are quite happy to announce that the 13th ECNS (The EEG and Clinical Neuroscience Society) Conference (ECNS2016) will take place in Istanbul, Turkey, which is one of the most popular cities in World with history, culture, food and entertainment. The conference will be organized between…

Prof. Aziz Sancar showed great interest in gene-based studies of Üsküdar University

Üsküdar University attended the annual conference of TASSA (Turkish American Scientists and Scholar Association) held in Chicago University. At the conference, Üsküdar University delegation had the opportunity to talk about our gene-based studies to Nobel laureate Turkish Academician…

Neuropathologist Dr. Bennet Omalu who was the inspiration for the film "Concusion" was given an award by the group that includes Üsküdar University

MIAMI, April 7, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Society for Brain Mapping and Therapeutics (SBMT), the leading multi-specialty association for Brain Mapping, is holding its 13th Annual World Congress for Brain Mapping and Therapeutics in Miami, FL 8-10 April 2016 in partnership with Florida International…

US Parliament welcomes Üsküdar University

We want to explain brain studies in the Turkish Parliament as wellÜsküdar University representing Turkey in the Brain Initiative Project which was launched in 2013 by the U.S.A. President Barack Obama attended the 5th Brain Mapping Day meeting held in the US Congress. Dean of Üsküdar…

Üsküdar University identified a new gene that plays a role in autism

Turkish scientists performed a very important study on autism which is one of the most common neurological disorders today. Üsküdar University identified a new gene that plays a role in the emergence of autism. The study being a beacon of hope for the early diagnosis and treatment of disease was published…

Prof. Sinan Canan gave the presentation “The Effects of Neurofeedback” in Miami

Üsküdar University representing Turkey in Brain İnitiative Project launched in 2013 by the U.S.A. President Barack Obama to develop treatment and to study the unknown secrets of the brain and major diseases such as Alzheimer's disease, Autism, Schizophrenia, and Parkinson's disease attended to the…

Üsküdar University’s brain clutter studies seem to have resonated in the United States

Üsküdar University representing Turkey in Brain İnitiative Project launched in 2013 by the U.S.A. President Barack Obama to develop treatment and to study the unknown secrets of the brain and major diseases such as Alzheimer's disease, Autism, Schizophrenia, and Parkinson's disease attended to the…

3rd Behavioral Sciences Festival of Ideas brought together ideas of the high school students

First place awards were given to poisonous mushroom and child studies In the 3rd Behavioral Sciences Festival of Ideas organized with cooperation of Üsküdar University and İstanbul Provincial Directorate of National Education, high school students competed with ideas that will change the world in…

A pre introduction of the ECNS has been presented at Society for Brain Mappings and Therapeutics (SBMT) Congress in Miami

A pre introduction of the ECNS has been presented at Society for Brain Mappings and Therapeutics (SBMT) Congress in Miami. The speakers, visitors and guests have been informed about ECNS Congress with details. The booklet of the ECNS on the exhibition desk has been delivered to all participants to achieve…

Üsküdar University is using neurotechnology in brain diseases!

Üsküdar University representing Turkey in Brain İnitiative Project launched in 2013 by the U.S.A. President Barack Obama is studying brain diseases with the most advanced methods. Attending the annual meeting of Society for Brain Mapping and Therapeutics (SBMT) in Miami with a team of 16 proffesionals,…

Üsküdar University is landing at Miami

Brain researchers are meeting in Miami Üsküdar University is representing Turkey in Brain İnitiative Project launched in 2013 by the U.S.A. President Barack Obama to develop treatment and to study the unknown secrets of the brain and major diseases such as Alzheimer's disease, Autism, Schizophrenia,…

Brain research is not only of concern to the medical world!

Üsküdar University participating in the meeting of Society for Brain Mapping and Therapeutics (SBMT) on 8-10 April in Miami U.S.A will give presentations about brain mapping and latest treatment techniques. Prof. Selahattin Gültekin pointing out that brain research is not only of concern to the medical…

Üsküdar University at brain studies in the United States

Üsküdar University representing Turkey in Brain İnitiative Project launched in 2013 by the U.S.A. President Barack Obama attended to the brain meeting in Miami on 8-10 April. 16 experts from the Üsküdar University participated 13th annual meeting of the Society for Brain Mapping and Therapeutics…

Üsküdar University being The partner of SBMT in Turkey participated 13th Annual Meeting, and gave presentations about Brain mapping and latest treatment methods.

The Society for Brain Mapping and Therapeutics (SBMT), the leading multi-specialty association for Brain Mapping, is holding its 13th Annual World Congress for Brain Mapping and Therapeutics in Miami, FL 8-10 April 2016 in partnership with Florida International University (FIU), the Brain Mapping Foundation,…