Division of Basic Sciences

Is a department examining and researching, circulation, respiration, digestion, urinary, genital, nervous, endocrine system, breast, anatomical and functional properties of sensory organs in animals.

 ACADEMIC STAFF

Prof. Dr. K.Oya Kahvecioğlu (Head of Department)

Prof. Dr. Rıfat Mutuş

Prof. Dr. Vedat Onar

Prof. Dr. Hasan Alpak

Prof.Dr. Gülsün Pazvant

Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nazan Gezer İnce

Res. Asst. Ozan Gündemir

LABORATORY INFRASTRUCTURE

Library, student practice laboratory, research laboratory, osteoarchaeology museum, osteoarchaeology laboratory, maceration unit, cadavers storage unit, cadaver storage pool.

 FIELDS OF STUDY

Osteoarchaeology, comperative anatomy of stereology, avian anatomy, radiologic studies (MR, ultrasonography,radiography).

Histological properties and embrional development of tissues and organs of the animals are the research and education topics of this department.

 

ACADEMIC STAFF

Prof.Dr. H.Hakan Bozkurt (Head Of Department)

Prof.Dr. Suzan Dağlıoğlu

Assoc.Prof.Dr. Abit Aktaş

Assoc.Prof.Dr. Elif İlkay Armutak

Assoc.Prof.Dr.M. Başak Ulkay

Dr. Osman Burak Esener

Dr. Funda Yiğit

 

LABORATORY INFRASTRUCTURE

Histology Research Laboratory, Stereological Inspection and Analyse Laboratory, Electron Microscope sample preparing Laboratory, Student Practice Laboratory.

 

FIELDS OF STUDY

Male and female reproductive system, peripheral nervous system, stereologic applications, evaluation of cell death, proliferation and autophagy in experimental breast cancer models (invivo) with immunohistochemistry and TUNEL methods.





Physiological fundamentals of the cell, body fluids, circulation, neurological system, respiratory system, digestive system and the physiology of environmental adaptation in various species are been comperatively examined in the scientific area of this department.

 

ACADEMIC STAFF

Prof.Dr. Murat Arslan (Head Of Department)

Prof.Dr. Ülker Çötelioğlu

Prof.Dr. Mukaddes Özcan

Prof.Dr. Erdal Matur

Prof.Dr. Murat Arslan

Assoc.Prof.Dr. Elif Ergül Ekiz

Assoc. Prof. Dr. İbrahim Akyazı

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Evren Eraslan

 

LABORATORY INFRASTRUCTURE

In Physiology Department there are two Student Laboratories, one Small Animal Blood Bank, which is used for research purposes, one real time PCR Laboratory, one Flow-Cytometer Laboratory, one Animal Behaviour Laboratory, and a General Research Laboratory in which ELISA analysis, automated blood count, and spectrophotometric analysis are performed.

 

FIELDS OF STUDY

Scientific researches regarding physiology and behaviours of laboratory animals, poultry, small and large animals, and small animal blood banking are carried out in Physiology Department.




Biochemistry means “living chemistry” and it is the study of chemical basic compounds and its chemical processes within and relating to living cells.

 

ACADEMIC STAFF

Prof. Dr. Nezir Yaşar Toker (Head of Department)

Prof. Dr. Kemal Özdem Öztabak

Prof. Dr. Süleyman Korkut Tekeli

Prof. Dr. Gülhan Türkay Hoştürk

Prof. Dr. Ayşen Altıner

Prof. Dr. Hasret YARDİBİ

Assoc. Prof.Dr. Feraye Esen Gürsel

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Atila Ateş

Dr. Iraz Akış Akad

 

LABORATORY INFRASTRUCTURE

There are four laboratories in the Department of Biochemistry; Student Practice Laboratory, DNA Analysis Laboratory, Ancient DNA Laboratory and Biochemistry Research Labratory

 

FIELDS OF STUDY

In the department of Biochemistry, studies on hormones, enzymes, minerals and metabolites are conducted. Metabolic effects of several food supplements are analyzed. The gene polymorphisms affecting production traits and causing genetic diseases are determined. The genetic relationships of the indigenous livestock breeds in Turkey are identified based on modern and ancient DNA analyses.





This department gives information about veterinary medicine history and ethics and also animal rights and welfare.

 

ACADEMIC STAFF

Assis.Prof.Dr.Dr. Altan Armutak (Head of Department)

 

LABORATORY INFRASTRUCTURE

There was an archieve room with lots of things and documents and a library with 10.000 books volumes.

 

FIELDS OF STUDY

Veterinary medicine history, animal rights and welfare, ethics and deontology, veterinary legislation, animal-mythology-religion relations, ethics in experimental animals, products of animals in art and culture.