Akademik Bilgiler



ARZU YILDIRIM
ARAŞTIRMA GÖREVLİSİ, DR.
Mühendislik Fakültesi
Biyomühendislik Bölümü
Biyomühendislik Anabilim Dalı
İletişim Bilgileri- E-posta: arzu.yildirim@ege.edu.tr
- Telefon: 02323115834
Eğitim Bilgileri- Lisans: DEÜ, Eğitim Fak. Biyoloji Bölümü, Türkiye, 2000
- Yüksek Lisans: DEÜ, Eğitim Fak. Biyoloji Bölümü, Türkiye, 2002
- Doktora: Ege Üniversitesi, Fen Bilimleri Ens. Biyoteknoloji ABD, Türkiye, 2007
- Doktora Sonrası: ALSIA Metapontum Agrobios Research Center, İtalya , 2009
- Doktora Sonrası: University of California San Diego, FF21, A.B.D. , 2014

Uzmanlık Alanları- Moleküler Biyoloji (4010200)
- Biyoteknoloji (6140207)
İndekslerce Taranan Dergilerdeki Yayınları (5 adet)- Yıldırım, A. Akgün, İ.H., Conk Dalay, M, (2017). Converted carotenoid production in Dunaliella salina by using cyclisation inhibitors 2-methylimidasole and 3-amino-1,2,4-triazole. Turkish Journal of Biology 41: 213-219 (DOI: 10.3906/biy-1606-10).
- Yıldırım, A., Demirel, Z., İşleten, M., Akgün, İ.H., Hatipoğlu, S., Conk Dalay, M., (2014). Carotenoid and fatty acid compositions of an indigenous Ettlia texensis isolate (Chlorophyceae) under phototrophic and mixotrophic conditions, Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology.172:1307–1319
- Giorio, G., Yildirim, A., Stigliani, A.L., D'Ambrosio, C., Elevation of lutein content in tomato: A biochemical tug-of-war between lycopene cyclases. Metabolic Engineering,20(2013)167–176
- Yıldırım, A., Kahraman, A., Muehlbauer, F.J., Tanyolac, B., 2009. Identification of new QTLs conferring resistance to anthracnose (Ascochyta rabiei) in a RIL population of chickpea. International Journal of Natural and Engineering Sciences 3(3): 168-175.
- Tosun, N., Yıldırım, A., Türküsay, H., Tanyolaç, B., 2007. Genetic variation among Phytophtora infestans (tomato blight) isolates from Western Turkey revealed by inter simple sequence repeat (ISSR) and Random Amlified Polymorphic DNA (RAPD) markers. Pakistan Journal of Botany, 39(3): 897-902.

Uluslararası Toplantılarda Sunulan Bildirileri (11 adet)- Yıldırım, A., Rasala, A. B., Mayfield, S.P., Expression of anti-microbial fusion proteins in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii chloroplast. 17th European Congress on Biotechnology (ECB2016). 03-06 July, 2016. Krakow-Poland. Abstracts / New Biotechnology 33S (2016), S80 (Poster) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nbt.2016.06.996
- Yıldırım, A., Rasala B., Mayfield, S.P., Characterization of glycosylation in recombinant human erythropoietin produced from Chlamydomonas reinhardtii. Green Revolution 2.0, 12-13 Mart 2015, Atkinson Hall, UCSD, San Diego, USA (Poster)
- Yıldırım, A., Akgün, İ.H., Conk Dalay, M., (2013). Effect of lycopene cyclase inhibitors; Nicotine, 2-methyl imidasole and MAP on growth and carotenoid profile of Dunaliella salina. Gordon Research Conferences on Carotenoids, 06-11 Jan 2013, Ventura, CA, USA (poster)
- Yildirim, A., Akgün, İ.H., Conk-Dalay, M., Carotenoid accumulation in 2-Methyl Imidasole and Amitrole treated Dunaliella salina. BEC2013, 12-15 Nov. 2013, Kuşadası, İzmir-Turkey
- Yıldırım, A., Gülçe-İz, S., Conk-Dalay, M., (2012). Chloroplast transformation of Dunaliella salina by PEG-Glass Beads Method. First International Congress of the Molecular Biology Association of Turkey. Boğaziçi University South Campus, 23-24 Nov 2012 (poster)
- Yildirim A. (2010). Genetic Applications in Microalgal Biotechnology. Workshop on “Advanced Training Course in Algal Biotechnology” (ATCAB2010). Ege University Bioengineering Dept., Izmir-Turkey, October 25-20, 2010 (oral presentation)
- Stigliani A.L., Yildirim A., Giorio G., D’Ambrosio C. (2010). Towards Lutein Accumulation: the over-expression of endogenous lycopene epsilon cyclase in tomato. 5th EPSO Conference, 29 August-2 September 2010 Finland (poster)
- Stigliani A.L., Yildirim A., Giorio G., D’Ambrosio C. (2010). Fruit and Leaf Carotenoid Profile in Line Over-Expressing The Endogenous Tomato Lycopene Epsilon–Cyclase. 54° Annual Congress Societa' Italiana di Genetica Agraria - Matera - 27 / 30 September 2010. (poster)
- Stigliani, A.L., Yıldırım, A., Giorio, G., D’Ambrosio, C., Over-expression of endogenous lycopene epsilon-cyclase in tomato results in the increase of leaf lutein content and in the accumulation of delta carotene in fruits. Vth International Bioengineering Congress, Izmir, 16th-19th June 2010. Abstract book p:60 (oral presentation)
- Yıldırım, A., Genetic Engineering of Microalgae: Opportunities and Limitations. Vth International Bioengineering Congress, Izmir, 16th-19th June 2010. Abstract book p:141 (poster)
- Yıldırım, A., Mapping DNA markers related to Anthracnose (Ascochyta rabiei) disease resistance in chikpea (Cicer arietinum) genome, Protein Techniques and Proteomics, 21st-25th June 2004 (oral presentation)

Ulusal Toplantılarda Sunulan Bildirileri (3 adet)- Demirel, Z., İşleten Hoşoğlu, M., Yıldırım, A., Elibol, M., Conk Dalay, M., (2012). Molecular identification of Coccolithophora and different Diatom species and characterization of their fatty acid contents. 21th National Biology Congress, Ege University Department of Biology, September 3-7, 2012, Izmir-Turkey (poster)
- Yıldırım, A., Tanyolaç, B., Tosun, N., Türküsay, H., Genetic variation within Western Turkey isolates of Phytophtora infestans (tomato blight) from tomato revealed by RAPD markers, 14th Biotechnology Congress, Eskişehir, 31.08-02.09 2005 (poster)
- Yılmaz, H., Gülçe, S., Kiraz, D., Yıldırım, A., Tanyolaç, B., Genetic diversity of Orabanche sp. by using DNA markers. Ege University Science, Technology, Research and Application Center Project Exhibition November 04th-15th, 2002 (poster)

Tamamlanmış Araştırma Projeleri (4 adet)- 2011, E.Ü. BAP, No:11-MÜH-007, Dunaliella Salinada Polietilen Glikol (peg) Yoluyla Kloroplast Transformasyon Yönteminin Geliştirilmesi
- 2010, TAGEM-10/AR-GE/06, Mikroalg Kaynaklı Likopen Üretimi ve Verim Artırımı için Uygun Yöntem Geliştirilmesi
- 2004, TÜBİTAK-TOVAG No:100O156, Nohut(Cicer arietinum L.)'ta Antraknoza (Ascochyta rabiei) Dayanıklılığı Kontrol Eden DNA Markörlerinin Klonlanması ve Bunların Nohut Genomunda Haritalanması
- 2003, TÜBİTAK-TOGTAG, No:103O072, Mercimekte (Lens culinaris medic.) Çiçeklenme Zamanını Kontrol Eden Genlerin Haritalanması ve Kantitatif Trait Lokus (QTL) Analizi
Kazanılan Burslar (1 adet)- 2014, TÜBİTAK 2219 Doktora Sonrası Araştırma Burs Programı/ A.B.D.