Publications and Posters

Articles in refereed journals

  1. Coiled-coil domain-containing protein 124 is a novel centrosome and midbody protein that interacts with the Ras-guanine nucleotide exchange factor 1B and is involved in cytokinesis“. PLoS One, Vol. 8(7), Jul. 2013, E-publication: e69289.

Telkoparan P, Erkek S, Yaman E, Alotaibi H, Bayik D, Tazebay UH* (*Corresponding Author).

 

  1. Na+/I- symporter and type 3 iodothyronine deiodinase gene expression in amniotic membrane and placenta and its relationship to maternal thyroid hormones“. Biol. Trace Elem. Res., Jul. 2013, s12011-013-9748-y.

Akturk M, Sargin-Oruc A, Danisman N, Erkek S, Buyukkagnici U, Unlu E, Tazebay UH.

 

  1. CD81 interacts with the T-cell receptor to suppress signaling“. PLoS One, Vol. 7(11), Nov. 2012, E-publication: e50396.

Cevik IS, Keskin N, Belkaya S, Ozlu MI, Tazebay UH, Erman B.

 

  1. Fiber-laser microscope system for femtosecond photodisruption of biological samples“. Biomedical Optics Express, Vol. 3(3), Feb. 2012, 605-611.

Yavas S, Erdogan M, Gürel K, Ilday FÖ, Eldeniz YB, Tazebay UH

 

  1. Texturing of titanium (Ti6Al4V) medical implant surfaces with MHzrepetition-rate femtosecond and picosecond Yb-doped fiber lasers“. Optics Express, Vol. 19(11), May 2011, 10986-10996.

Erdogan M, Oktem B, Kalaycioglu H, Yavas S, Mukhopadhyay P, Aykac Y, Tazebay UH, Ilday FÖ.

 

  1. Intronic elements in the Na+/I- symporter gene (NIS) interact with retinoic acid receptors and mediate initiation of transcription“. Nucleic Acids Research, Vol. 38(10), Jun. 2010, 3172-3185.

Alotaibi H, Yaman E, Salvatore D, Di Dato V, Telkoparan P, Di Lauro R, Tazebay UH* (*Corresponding Author).

 

  1. The ability to generate senescent progeny as a mechanism underlying breast cancer cell heterogeneity.” PLoS One, Vol. 5(6), Jun. 2010, Epublication: e11288.

Mumcuoglu M, Bagislar S, Yuzugullu H, Alotaibi H, Senturk S, Telkoparan P, Gur-Dedeoglu B, Cingoz B, Bozkurt B, Tazebay UH, Yulug IG, Akcali KC, Ozturk M.

 

  1. RasGEF1A and RasGEF1B are guanine nucleotide exchange factors that discriminate between Rap GTP-binding proteins and mediate Rap2-specific nucleotide exchange.” FEBS Journal, Vol. 276(16), Aug. 2009, 4607-4616.

Yaman E, Gasper R, Koerner C, Wittinghofer A, Tazebay UH* (*Corresponding Author).

 

  1. The comparative effects of gene modulators on thyroid specific genes and radioiodine uptake.” Cancer Biotherapy and Radiopharmaceuticals, Vol. 22(3), Apr. 2007, 281-288.

Tuncel M, Aydın D, Yaman E, Tazebay UH, Güç D, Doğan AL, Taşbasan B, Uğur Ö.

 

  1. Unliganded estrogen receptor-alpha activates transcription of the mammary gland Na+/I- symporter gene.” Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, Vol. 345(4), Jul. 2006, 1487-1496.

Alotaibi H, Yaman-Çankaya E, Demirpençe E, Tazebay UH* (*Corresponding Author).

 

  1. Mutational analysis of the major proline transporter of (PrnB) of Aspergillus nidulans.” Molecular Membrane Biology, Vol. 20(4), Oct-Dec. 2003, 285-297.

Tavoularis SN, Tazebay UH, Diallinas G, Rosa A, Scazzocchio C, Sophianopoulou V.

 

  1. The mammary gland iodide transporter is expressed during lactation and in breast cancer.” Nature Medicine, Vol. 6(8), Aug. 2000, 871-878.

Tazebay UH, Wapnir IL, Levy O, Dohan O, Zuckier LS, Zhao QH, Deng HF, Amenta PS, Fineberg S, Pestell RG, Carrasco N.

 

  1. The gene encoding the major proline transporter of Aspergillus nidulans is upregulated during conidiospore germination and in response to proline induction and amino acid starvation.” Molecular Microbiology, Vol. 24(1), Apr. 1997, 105-117.

Tazebay UH*, Sophianopoulou V, Scazzocchio C, Diallinas G. (*Corresponding Author).

 

  1. Post-transcriptional control and kinetic characterization of proline transport in germinating conidiospores of Aspergillus nidulans.” FEMS Microbiology Letters, 132(1), Oct. 1995, 27-37.

Tazebay UH, Sophianopoulou V, Cubero B, Scazzocchio C, Diallinas G.

 

  1. Structure-function analysis of the proline permease (PrnB) of the filamentous fungus Aspergillus nidulans.” Folia Microbiologica (Prague), Vol. 39(6), Oct. 1994, 551.

Tazebay UH, Sophianopoulou V, Rosa A, Scazzocchio C, Diallinas G.

 

Chapters in books or monographs

  1. Iodine in milk: transport, metabolic implications and relation to endocrine function” in Dietary and Nutritional Aspects of Human Milk, (Edited by Victor P. Reedy, Sherma Zibadi, and Ronald R. Watson). Place of publication: Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, the Netherlands Oct. 2013.

Authors: Pelin Telkoparan and Uygar Halis Tazebay

 

  1. Regulation of the Functional Na+/I- Symporter (NIS) Expression in Breast Cancer Cells” in Breast Cancer Cells: Book 5 (Edited by Brunhilde Felding-Habermann). Place of publication: INTECH Publishing, Rijeka, Croatia 2011. Pages 103-122.

Author: Uygar Halis Tazebay

 

  1. Canlı Hücreyi Anlamak için Bir Araç: Genomların Evrimsel Analizi (Analysis of Genome Evolution as a Tool to Understand the Living Cell)” in Bilimden Felsefeye Akademik Bir Çevrenin Serüveni. (Edited by Serap Şahinoğlu, Kumru Arapgirlioğlu, Hürkan Çelebi, Yaman Örs). Place of publication: Bilim ve Gelecek Kitaplığı, Istanbul 2011. Pages 361-369.

Authors: Uygar Halis Tazebay and Pelin Telkoparan.

 

  1. Aspergillus nidulans’ta Genetik Regülasyon (Genetic Regulation in Aspergillus nidulans)” in Aspergillus. (Edited by Beyza Ener) Place of publication: Türk Mikrobiyoloji Cemiyeti Yayını, Istanbul 2006. Vol. 56, pages 82-85.

Author: Uygar Halis Tazebay.

 

  1. Genetik Araştırmalar ve Etik” in Bilimsel Düşünce ve Araştırmada Etik. (Edited by H. Güven and S. Gidener). Place of publication: Dokuz Eylül Üniversity Publishing, Izmir 2003. Pages 129-140.

Author: Uygar Halis Tazebay.

 

Other publications, including translations, research notes, limited circulation reports, etc.

  1. Translation:

Küçük Moleküllerin Zardan Taşınması ve Zarların Elektriksel Özellikleri” in Hücrenin Moleküler Biyolojisi [Molecular Biology of the Cell] (Edited by N. Buyru, N. Dalay, M. Özgüç, M. Öztürk ve M. Sakızlı). Place of publication: Türkiye Bilimler Akademisi (TÜBA) yayınları, Sistem Ofset Basım Yayın, Ankara, Nov. 2008. Pages 611-658.

Author (Translator): Uygar Halis Tazebay.

 

  1. Review Article in Turkish:

Ras Family of Proteins: Cellular Function, Molecular Control and its Role in Oncogenesis“. Türk Biyokimya Dergisi / Turkish Journal of Biochemistry 36(4), Dec. 2011, 367-373.

Authors: Telkoparan P, Tazebay UH

 

Presentations at National and International Meetings

  1. Poster:Coiled-coil domain-containing-124 (Ccdc124) is a novel conserved protein localized at the basal body of primary cilia’.

Merve Tuzlakoğlu Öztürk and Uygar Halis Tazebay

Cilia 2016, EMBO Conference, October 4-7 2016, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

  1. Poster:Proteomics based characterization of interaction partners of Coiled-coil domain-containing protein-124 (Ccdc124), a novel conserved human protein involved in cytokinetic abscission’.

Merve Tuzlakoğlu Öztürk, Ömer Güllülü and Uygar Halis Tazebay

The 7th EMBO Meeting, September 10-13 2016, Mannheim, Germany

 

  1. Poster:The analysis of protein interaction partners of Coiled-coil domain-containing protein-124 (Ccdc124) by in silico methods’.

Ömer Güllülü and Uygar Halis Tazebay

The 7th EMBO Meeting, September 10-13 2016, Mannheim, Germany

 

  1. Poster:CRISPR\Cas9 Mediated Editing of CCDC124 Gene Causes Blockage of Cytokinesis and Leads to Multinucleated Aberrant Cells’.

Sinem Gül, Asma Almurtadha, Özge Arslan, Batu Erman, Uygar Halis Tazebay

The 7th EMBO Meeting, September 10-13 2016, Mannheim, Germany

 

  1. Poster:Visualization of Ccdc124 dimerization/oligomerization using bimolecular fluorescence complementation (BiFC) analysis’.

Merve Tuzlakoğlu Öztürk, Ömer Güllülü and Uygar Halis Tazebay

4th International Congress of the Molecular Biology Association of Turkey, November 27-29 2015, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey.

 

  1. Poster:Effects of Coiled-coil domain-containing protein 124 over-expression on cytokinesis’.

Özge Arslan, Pelin Telkoparan-Akıllılar, and Uygar Halis Tazebay

4th International Congress of the Molecular Biology Association of Turkey, November 27-29 2015, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey.

 

  1. Poster:Identification of potential interaction partners of Ccdc124 by structure based in silico methods’.

Ömer Güllülü and Uygar Halis Tazebay

4th International Congress of the Molecular Biology Association of Turkey, November 27-29 2015, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey.

 

  1. Lecture:Coiled-coil domain-containing protein 124 (Ccdc124) is a centrosome and midbody protein involved in cytokinetic abscission’.

Uygar H. Tazebay, Pelin Telkoparan, Sinem Gül, Özge Arslan, Ömer Güllülü, and Merve Tuzlakoğlu-Öztürk

4th International Congress of the Molecular Biology Association of Turkey, November 27-29 2015, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey.

 

  1. Poster:A conserved coiled-coil domain containing (Ccdc) perinuclear golgi protein is identified as a novel polo-like kinase-1 (Plk1) substrate.’

Pelin Telkoparan, Lars Meijer, Holger Rehmann, and Uygar H. Tazebay.

EMBO Conference on Centrosome and Spindle Pole Body, October 2-6, 2011, Barcelona, Spain.

 

  1. Lecture:Nanobiyoteknoloji İnsanlığa Ne Sunacak.’

Uygar H. Tazebay.

6. Çukurova İç Hastalıkları Günleri, 10 Haziran 2011, Hilton Hotel, Adana, Türkiye.

 

  1. Poster:Identification of interaction partners of RasGEF1 family of guanine nucleotide exchange factors that regulate Rap2 GTP-binding protein.’

Pelin Telkoparan, Lars Meijer, Elif Yaman, Holger Rehmann, and Uygar H. Tazebay.

Advances in Immunology and Cancer Biology Workshop, 15-17 April, 2011, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey.

 

  1. Poster:Intronic elements in the Na/I symporter gene (NIS) interact with retinoic acid receptors and mediate initiation of transcription.’

Uygar H. Tazebay.

Gordon Research Conference on Mammary Gland Biology, June 6-11, 2010, Lucca (Barga), Italy.

 

  1. Poster:RasGEF1 family of guanine nucleotide exchange factors mediate Rap2-specific nucleotide exchange.’

Elif Yaman, Raphael Gasper, Caroline Koerner, Alfred Wittinghofer, and Uygar H. Tazebay.

EMBO Meeting 2009, 29 August-1 September 2009, RAI, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

 

  1. Lecture:Temel Kavramlar: Etik, Biyoetik, Hukuk.’

Uygar H. Tazebay.

UNESCO Türkiye Milli Komisyonu Biyoetik Toplantıları Serisi-Edirne, 2 Ekim 2009, Trakya Üniversitesi, Edirne.

 

  1. Lecture:Transcriptional regulation of the Na+/I- symporter gene in the mammary gland.’

Uygar H. Tazebay.

EMBO Young Scientist Forum, February 20-22, 2008, Istanbul, Turkey.

 

  1. Lecture:Relevance of the Na+/I- Symporter System in Breast Cancer

Uygar H. Tazebay.

Ulusal Cerrahi Onkoloji Kongresi, May 24-27, 2007, Antalya, Turkey.

 

  1. Poster:Unliganded estrogen receptor-a activates transcription of the mammary gland Na/I symporer gene.’

Hani Alotaibi, Elif Yaman, Ediz Demirpençe, and Uygar H. Tazebay.

7th EMBL Transcription Meeting, EMBL Heidelberg, 26-30 August 2006, Heidelberg, Germany.

 

  1. Poster:Oestrogen receptor-alpha activates transcriptional regulation of the mammary gland NIS gene.’

Elif Yaman-Çankaya, Hani Alotaibi, Ediz Demirpençe, and Uygar H. Tazebay.

31st FEBS Congress, 24-29 June 2006, Istanbul, Turkey.

 

  1. Lecture:Genlerin Promotor Bölgelerinin Saptanması ve Genetik Hastalıklardaki Rolü (Establishing Gene Promoter Regions and Their Roles in Genetic Abnormalities)

Uygar H. Tazebay.

2nd National Symposium of Medical Genetics, 06-07 Kasım 2003, Cumhuriyet University, Sivas, Türkiye.

 

  1. Lecture:Normal ve kanserli meme dokusunda iyot taşınması ve hormonal kontrolü’.

Uygar H. Tazebay.

17. Ulusal Biyokimya Kongresi, 24-27 Haziran 2002, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Türkiye.

 

  1. Lecture:The Na+/I- Symporter Expression in Mammary Gland During Lactation and in Breast Cancer.’

Uygar H. Tazebay.

12th Small Meeting of Yeast Transport and Energetics (SMYTE), September 12-14, 2001, Chania (Crete), Grece.

 

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