Akademik Bilgiler



BURCU KAPLAN TÜRKÖZ
YARDIMCI DOÇENT
Mühendislik Fakültesi
Gıda Mühendisliği Bölümü
Gıda Teknolojisi Ana Bilim Dalı
İletişim Bilgileri- E-posta: burcu.kaplan.turkoz@ege.edu.tr
- Telefon: 02323113011
- Web sayfası: http://bkaplankaplan.wix.com/burcukaplanturkoz
Eğitim Bilgileri- Lisans: B.Sc. METU, Food Engineering, Türkiye , 2002
- Yüksek Lisans: M.Sc. Sabancı University, Biological Sciences and Bioengineering, Türkiye , 2004
- Doktora: PhD, Sabancı University, Biological Sciences and Bioengineering, Türkiye , 2009
- Doktora Sonrası: Postdoctoral Researcher, IBCP Université Lyon 1, France; CNRS, 2010-, 2013
- Yardımcı Doçentlik: Assistant Professor, Ege University, Food Engineering, Türkiye , 2014

İdari ve Akademik Görevleri (3 adet)- Lisans dersleri (Undergraduate Courses): Biology, 2014-
- Lisansüstü dersler (Graduate courses): Uygulamalı Protein Mühendisliği (Applied Protein Engineering); Protein Yapısı ( Protein Structure); Gıda Mühendisleri için Araştırma Yöntemleri (Scientific Research Approaches for Food Engineers), 2014-
- Eğitim asistanı (Teaching Assistant), Sabancı Üniversitesi, Mühendislik ve Doğa Bilimleri Fakültesi, İstanbul, Türkiye, 2002-2010
Mesleki Faaliyetleri (1 adet)- Tarım ve Gıda Etiği (TARGET) Projesi Eğitimleri Katılımı, 2016-2017
Uzmanlık Alanları- Moleküler Biyoloji (4010200)
- Atom ve Molekül Fiziği (4040300)
- Biyokimya (4050501)
- Gıda Mühendisliği (6140000)
- Biyoteknoloji (6140207)
İndekslerce Taranan Dergilerdeki Yayınları (16 adet)- 2017, Erdal, Ö., Kaplan-Türköz.,B., Taştan, Ö., Göksungur, Y. 'Levansucrase production by Zymomonas mobilis: Optimization of process parameters and fructooligosaccharide production' Journal of Food Biochemistry, doi:10.1111/jfbc.12361
- 2017, Kaplan-Türköz, B. A putative Toll/interleukin-1 receptor domain protein from Helicobacter pylori is dimeric in solution and interacts with human Toll-like receptor adaptor myeloid differentiation primary response 88. Microbiol Immunol, 61: 85–91. doi:10.1111/1348-0421.12469
- 2017, Bakar B., Kaplan Türköz B. 'Structural Modelling and Structure-Function Analysis of Zymomonas mobilis Levansucrase' SDU Journal of Natural and Applied Sciences, 21(1), 279-285. doi:10.19113/sdufbed.81065
- 2016, B. Kaplan-Türköz*, Dicle Dilara Akpınar, Filiz Döner. Purification of Z.mobilis levansucrase for structural studies ” Acta Crystallographica Section A, Volume 72, s216
- 2016, B. Kaplan-Türköz “Identification and biochemical characterization of an immune modulating protein from Helicobacter pylori ” FEBS Journal volume 283 (Suppl.1, September) s150. doi: 10.1111/febs.13808
- 2015, Burcu Kaplan-Türköz, Identification and structural modeling of a novel virulence factor from H.pylori, Acta Crys. A, Volume 71,s272, doi:10.1107/S2053273315095844
- 2014, Christine Felix, Burcu Kaplan Türköz, Sebastien Ranaldi, Thomas Koelblen, Laurent Terradot, David O'Callaghan and Annette C Vergunst. The Brucella TIR domain containing proteins BtpA and BtpB have a structural WxxxE motif important for protection against microtubule depolymerisation., Cell Communication and Signaling.2014, 12:53 DOI: 10.1186/s12964-014-0053-y WOS:000346515100001
- 2014, S. Quarantini, H. Kose , B. Kaplan-Türköz, A. Akturk, Z. Sayers “ Structure-Function Studies of A. thaliana heterotrimeric G-protein subunits ” Acta Crystallographica Section A, Volume 70, C423
- 2013, Kaplan-Turkoz B, Koelblen T, Felix C, Candusso MP, O'Callaghan D, Vergunst AC & Terradot L, Structure of the Toll/interleukin 1 receptor (TIR) domain of the immunosuppressive Brucella effector BtpA/Btp1/TcpB. FEBS Lett 587, 3412-3416 WOS:000325978700008
- 2013, Kaplan-Turkoz B, Terradot L., Structure and mode of injection of the oncoprotein CagA of Helicobacter pylori. Med Sci (Paris) 29: 33-36. SCI-Expanded WOS:000315176900011
- 2012, Kaplan-Turkoz B, Jimenez-Soto LF, Dian C, Ertl C, Remaut H, Louche A, Tosi T, Haas R & Terradot L., Structural insights into Helicobacter pylori oncoprotein CagA interaction with beta1 integrin. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109: 14640-14645 WOS:000308912600070
- 2012, Kaplan Türköz, B., Zakharyuta, A. Şeşen, M. Taralp, A., Koşar, A., “Reversibility of functional and structural changes of lysozyme subjected to hydrodynamic flow.” “Journal of Nanotechnology in Engineering and Medicine”, 3 (1). pp. 011006-011012. Engineering Index (EI), doi: 10.1115/1.4006363
- 2010, B. Kaplan- Türköz, A. Akturk and Z. Sayers., “Effects of GTP on oligomeric state of GPA1; Arabidopsis G protein alpha subunit” Acta Crystallographica Section A, Volume 66, s135-s136
- 2010, A. Aktürk, B. Kaplan-Türköz and Z. Sayers, “SAXS, CD and DLS studies on plant heterotrimeric G protein Gamma subunit; AGG2” Acta Crystallographica Section A, Volume 66, s130-s131
- 2009, B. Kaplan Türköz, Sedef Iskit and Zehra Sayers,"Biophysical Analyses on Plant Heterotrimeric G-Proteins" Acta Crys. A, Volume 65, s164
- 2005, Burcu Kaplan, Sedef Tunca and Zehra Sayers, " Expression of A. thaliana G protein alpha subunit in P. pastoris" FEBS Journal, volume 272, s1, pg 11 WOS:000234826100034

İndekslerce Taranmayan Dergilerdeki Yayınları (2 adet)- 2017, Kaplan-Türköz, B., Taştan, Ö., Baysal T. ve Göksungur Y. Levansukraz enzimi ile kalorisi azaltılmış fonksiyonel gıda ürünlerinin üretimi, Dünya Gıda, 22(1): 88-93
- 2016, Erdal, Ö., Döner, F., Kaplan-Türköz, B., Göksungur, Y., “Mikrobiyel Yolla Üretilen Levansukrazlar ve Sentezlediği Biyopolimerler” GIDA, 41(4):283-290

Diğer Dergiler ve Medyalardaki Yayınları (2 adet)- Doktora Tezi, 2009, Burcu Kaplan-Türköz, Structural investigation of G-protein signaling in plants, Thesis (Doctoral) Thesis Advisor: Prof. Dr. Zehra Sayers, Sabancı University, Biological Sciences and Bioengineering
- Yüksek Lisans Tezi, 2004, Kaplan, Burcu (2004) Investigation of cloning strategies for A. thaliana G Protein [alpha]-subunit gene in Pichia Pastoris. [Thesis], Thesis Advisor: Prof. Dr. Zehra Sayers Sabancı University, Biological Sciences and Bioengineering

Uluslararası Toplantılarda Sunulan Bildirileri (16 adet)- Invited talk, 2016, 'Structural biology as a versatile tool to understand bacterial proteins: Enzymes and Immune System Regulation' at the DESY/European XFEL - Turkey Workshop "Science at accelerator-based X-ray sources, 26 January 2016, Hamburg
- talk, Bahar Bakar, Burcu Kaplan Türköz “Structural Studies on Z. mobilis Levansucrase ”, 14th SESAME Users’s Meeting, 3-4 December 2016, Amman, Jordan, book of abstracts, p.12
- talk, 2014, Burcu Kaplan Türköz, Thomas Koelblen and Laurent Terradot “Structural biology as a tool in understading Brucella pathogenesis: analysis of Brucella Toll/interleukin 1 receptor (TIR) protein BtpA” INTERNATIONAL FOOD CONGRESS, Novel Approaches in Food Industry NAFI 2014, 26-29 May 2014, Kuşadası, Turkey, book of abstracts p. 85,
- Invited lecturer, 2014, 'Crystallography & bacterial diseases' Advanced Workshop on Structural Biology: using Synchrotron Radiation to Visualise Biological Molecules, 15 -19 December 2014, Miramare, Trieste, Italy.
- Invited talk, 2013, "Structural biology of bacterial pathogenesis", 3rd Turkish Accelerator Center (TAC) Light Sources (SR&FEL) International Users’ Meeting (TAC-LSUM2013), 5-7 October 2013, 50. Yıl Hall, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ankara Universitesi, Ankara, Türkiye,
- Invited talk, 2013 "The structure of Helicobacter pylori CagA and its interaction with beta1 Integrin"14ème Rencontre G-RREMI (Groupe Régional de Recherche en Microbiologie des Interactions), 21 January 2013 Domaine Universitaire de la DOUA, Lyon, France,
- poster, 2013, Burcu Kaplan-Türköz, Arthur Louche, Cyril Dian, Han Remaut and Laurent Terradot, “Structural Biology of Helicobacter pylori Virulence: the crystal structure of oncoprotein CagA”, EMBO Practical Course 10-14 June 2013, ESRF, Grenoble, France, poster
- poster, 2013, Burcu Kaplan-Türköz, Arthur Louche, Cyril Dian, Han Remaut and Laurent Terradot, “Structural basis of bacterial oncogenesis” 23rd ESRF Users' Meeting and Associated Workshops, 4–6 February 2013, Grenoble, France
- talk, 2012, Burcu Kaplan Türköz , Luisa F. Jiménez-Soto , Cyril Dian, Claudia Ertl, Han Remaut , Arthur Louche, Tommaso Tosi , Rainer Haas and Laurent Terradot “The structure of Helicobacter pylori CagA and its interaction with β1 Integrin” SFBBM-SFB Meeting Molecular mechanisms and integrated life processes, 21-23.11.2012, Grenoble, France
- talk, 2011, Burcu Kaplan-Türköz “Molecular analysis of Helicobacter pylori Tip-alpha's mode of action”, Séminaire d’unité Bases Moléculaires et Structurales des Systèmes Infectieux BMSSI, 24-25 May 2011, Aussois, France,
- poster, 2009, Burcu Kaplan Türköz, Sedef Iskit and Zehra Sayers "Biophysical and Structural characterization of Arabidopsis Heterotrimeric G-protein alpha subunit GPA1” 8th SESAME Users’s Meeting, 19-21 November 2009, Petra, Jordan, book of abstracts p.16,
- talk, 2008, Burcu Kaplan Türköz, Sedef Iskit and Zehra Sayers, "Biophysical Characterization of A.thaliana Heterotrimeric G-protein Subunits" EMBO Practical Course "X-ray Crystal Structure Determination of Macromolecules" 14-20 September 2008, SOLEIL, Saint Aubin, France, meeting booklet, p.11
- Burcu Kaplan Türköz, Sedef Iskit and Zehra Sayers (2008) " Cloning and Expression of A. thaliana Heterotrimeric G Protein Subunits" EMBO Young Scientists Forum ,20-22 February 2008, Bogazici University, Istanbul,Turkey, book of abstracts, pg49, poster sunum
- Burcu Kaplan Türköz, Gizem Dinler and Zehra Sayers (2007) “Recombinant Expression and Characterization of A.thaliana Heterotrimeric G protein alpha subunit; GPA1, ” 6th SESAME Users’s Meeting, 17-19 November 2007, Amman, Jordan, book of abstracts p.29, poster sunum
- Burcu Kaplan Türköz, Gizem Dinler and Zehra Sayers (2007) “Recombinant Expression and Characterization of A.thaliana Heterotrimeric G protein alpha subunit; GPA1” Phosphorylation & G-Protein Mediated Signaling Networks Gordon Research Conference, 10-15 June 2007, Maine, USA, poster sunum
- Burcu Kaplan, Erinc Sahin, Alpay Taralp and Zehra Sayers (2004) Characterization of a two-component immobilization system through GST activity. The 12th International Biotechnology Sympossium, Santiago, 17-22 October. Book of Abstracts, pg 73, poster sunum

Ulusal Toplantılarda Sunulan Bildirileri (6 adet)- Burcu Kaplan Türköz, Levansukrazların Yapı-Fonksiyon ilişkisi, Levan Çalıştayı, 2-3 Haziran 2016, Marmara Üniversitesi, İstanbul,Sözlü sunum
- Burcu Kaplan Türköz, ‘Probiyotiklerin Sağlığa Etkilerini Anlamada Moleküler Yaklaşımlar’ 12. Gıda Kongresi, 5-7 Ekim 2016, Edirne, Sözlü sunum
- Özlem Erdal, Özge Taştan, Taner Baysal,Yekta Göksungur, Burcu Kaplan Türköz. 'Zymomonas mobilis ile Levansukraz Enzim Üretiminin Optimizasyonu' 18. Ulusal Biyoteknoloji Kongresi, 18-19.12. 2015, Konya, Bildiriler Kitabı, sayfa 122, Sözlü Sunum
- Burcu Kaplan-Türköz, Han Remaut, Cyril Dian, Arthur Louche, Marie-Pierre Candusso, Tommaso Tosi, Laurent Terradot (2012) “Structural insights into Helicobacter pylori infection” TUCr2012 – 3rd Turkish Crystallographic Meeting, 7-9 June 2012, Dokuz Eylül University İzmir, Türkiye, özet kitabı, sayfa 15, sözlü sunum
- Burcu Kaplan-Türköz, Muhsincan Şeşen, Alpay Taralp and Ali Koşar (2010) “Effect of Hydrodynamic Bubbly Cavitation on Lysozyme Structure” 6th Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference (NanoTR6), 15-18 June 2010, İzmir, Turkey, book of abstracts. p. 512, poster sunum
- Burcu Kaplan, Erinç Şahin, Alpay Taralp and Zehra Sayers (2004) “ İki Bileşenli bir Enzim Sabitleme Sisteminin Moleküler Biyoloji Yöntemleriyle Geliştirilmesi ve Karakterizasyonu” II. Uluslararasi Katilimli Moleküler Tanı ve Uygulamaları Sempozyumu, İzmir,Türkiye, 10-14 Mayıs. özet kitabı, sayfa 26

Kaynak Gösterilme AdetleriKendisi tarafından 5 kez kaynak gösterilmiştir.
Başkaları tarafından 69 kez kaynak gösterilmiştir.
Tamamlanmış Araştırma Projeleri (4 adet)- 2017, Tübitak 3501 Kariyer Projesi 116Z299, -devam ediyor (ongoing), Yürütücü
- 2015, TÜBİTAK-Araştırma Projesi 214O174, -devam ediyor (ongoing), Yürütücü
- 2015, EBİLTEM 2015-BİL-011, -devam ediyor (ongoing),Yürütücü
- 2014, TÜBİTAK-BİDEB Projesi 114C095, TÜBİTAK-BİDEB 2232 Yurda Dönüş Araştırma Burs Programı, Yürütücü
Bilimsel Kuruluş Üyeliklerim (6 adet)- European Crystallographic Association
- Moleküler Biyoloji Derneği (Turkish Molecular Biology Association)
- Tarım ve Gıda Etiği Derneği
- Türk Biyokimya Derneği (Turkish Biochemical Society, member of FEBS - Federation of European Biochemical Society)
- Türk İmmünoloji Derneği (Turkish Society of Immunology )
- Ulusal Kristalografi Derneği (Turkish Crystallographic Association)
Kazanılan Burslar (7 adet)- 2015, EBİLTEM-Seyahat Desteği, 29th European Crystallographic Meeting, 23-28 August 2015, Rovinj, Croatia
- 2014, EBİLTEM Seyahat Desteği (Travel Grant), Advanced Workshop on Structural Biology: using Synchrotron Radiation to Visualise Biological Molecules, 15 -19 December 2014, Miramare, Trieste, Italy
- 2014, TÜBİTAK-BİDEB 2232 Yurda Dönüş Araştırma Burs Programı (Postdoctoral Reintegration Fellowship Grant)
- 2008, Tübitak 2224 Yurt Dışı Bilimsel Etkinliklere Katılma Desteği (International conference travel grant)
- 2007, Carl Storm International Diversity Fellowship and Chair's Fund, Gordon Research Conference
- 2004, -2009, Doktora bursu, Mühendislik ve Doğa Bilimleri Fakültesi Sabancı Üniversitesi ( Full PhD scholarship, Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Sabancı University)
- 2002, -2004 Yüksek Lisans Bursu, Mühendislik ve Doğa Bilimleri Fakültesi Sabancı Üniversitesi( Full M.Sc. scholarship, Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Sabancı University
Kazandığı Ödüller (9 adet)- 2016, 4. Uluslararası Gıda Ar-ge Proje Pazarı, Özel Kategori ödülü, Proje başlığı:Levansukraz Enziminin Kalorisi Azaltılmış Fonksiyonel Meyve Ürünleri Üretiminde Kullanılması (Best Project Prize in Special Category at 4th International Food R&D Brokerage Event)
- 2013, ESRF Kurs ve toplantı katılma ödülü ve konaklama desteği (Full bursary to attend to ESRF meeting) Structural Biology Workshop and 23rd ESRF Users' Meeting, Grenoble, 2013
- 2013, EMBO kursuna katılma ödülü (Selected to attend to EMBO course, 20 applications accepted) EMBO Practical Course “Exploiting Anomalous Scattering in Macromolecular Structure Determination”, ESRF, Grenoble, France, 2013.
- 2012, Protein Kristalografi kursuna katılma ödülü (Selected to attend, 20 applications accepted) Protein Crystallography course “From Data to Structures”, University of Oulu, Finland
- 2008, EMBO kursuna katılma ödülü (Selected to attend to EMBO course, 20 applications accepted) EMBO Practical Course "X-ray Crystal Structure Determination of Macromolecules", SOLEİL, Saint Aubin, France
- 2006, Başarılı eğitim asistanı sertifikası, Mühendislik ve Doğa Bilimleri Fakültesi, Sabancı Üniversitesi, 2005-2006 Bahar ( Successful Teaching Assistant Certificate, FENS, Sabancı University, 2005-2006 Spring)
- 2005, Başarılı eğitim asistanı sertifikası, Mühendislik ve Doğa Bilimleri Fakültesi, Sabancı Üniversitesi, 2004-2005 Bahar ( Successful Teaching Assistant Certificate, FENS, Sabancı University, 2004-2005 Spring)
- 2004, Başarılı eğitim asistanı sertifikası, Mühendislik ve Doğa Bilimleri Fakültesi, Sabancı Üniversitesi, 2004-2005 Güz ( Successful Teaching Assistant Certificate, FENS, Sabancı University, 2004-2005 Fall)
- 2003, Başarılı eğitim asistanı sertifikası, Mühendislik ve Doğa Bilimleri Fakültesi, Sabancı Üniversitesi, 2003-2004 Güz ( Successful Teaching Assistant Certificate, FENS, Sabancı University, 2003-2004 Fall)