Akademik Bilgiler



BURCU KAPLAN TÜRKÖZ
DOKTOR ÖĞRETİM ÜYESİ
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 (19 adet)- poster,2017,Güler Sözgen, Gökçenaz Özdoğan, Burcu Kaplan Türköz (2017) , Purification of levansucrase for crystallization, 15th SESAME Users’s Meeting, 18-19 Aralık 2017, Amman, Ürdün,
- poster, 2017,Güler Sözgen, Özge Taştan, Taner Baysal, Burcu Kaplan Türköz (2017), ‘Production of fructooligosacchharide containing fruit juices using Z. mobilis levansucrase’ 31st EFFOST Food Science and Technology Challenges for the 21st Century 13-16 Kasım 2017, Sitges, İspanya
- poster,2017, Dicle Dilara Akpınar, Bahar Bakar, Burcu Kaplan Türköz (2017) ‘ Novel food approaches of probiotics in food industry’, New trends in Food safety and quality (NIFSA 2017), 5-7 Ekim 2017, Kaunas, Litvanya.
- 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,2016, 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 81 kez kaynak gösterilmiştir.
Tamamlanmış Araştırma Projeleri (5 adet)- 2017, Tübitak 3501 Kariyer Projesi (KBAG) 116Z299, -devam ediyor (ongoing), Yürütücü
- 2017, TÜBITAK 1001 Araştırma Projesi (TOVAG) 117O319 , devam ediyor (ongoing), Araştırmacı, Dr. Burcu Kaplan Türköz, Yürütücü: Prof. Dr. Semih Ötleş
- 2015, TÜBİTAK-1001 Araştırma Projesi (TOVAG) 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, TÜBİTAK-BİDEB 2232 Yurda Dönüş Araştırma Burs Programı (Postdoctoral Reintegration Fellowship Grant)
- 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
- 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)