The coronavirus epidemic, which is affecting the world, is steadily growing, Professor Dr. Semra Şardaş pointed out that the vaccine will be available after the third phase of clinical studies. Professor Dr Şardaş said: “So far, a drug or vaccine that provides full immunity to the virus or can definitely cure the disease has not been revealed. The release of the coronavirus vaccine may take the end of 2020,” she said.
Our Faculty of Pharmacy professor. Dr. Semra ŞARDAŞ appeared in the magazine "OMICS A Journal of Integrative Biology" with the review article "Digging Deeper into Precision / Personalized Medicine: Cracking the Sugar Code, the Third Alphabet of Life, and Sociomateriality of the Cell".
Our Faculty of Pharmacy member Professor Dr Semra ŞARDAŞ and our research assistant Ayşe Şeyma BÜYÜK’s review paper titled as "It Is Time to Revitalize the Antibiotic Pipeline: Systems Ecology Can Help" got published in the magazine "OMICS A Journal of Integrative Biology".
Our Faculty of Pharmacy member, professor Dr. Özer Bekaroğlu and Ph.D. student Sema Şenoğlu’s paper titled as “Synthesis, characterization, DFT study, conductivity and effects of humidity on CO2 sensing properties of the novel tetrakis- [2- (dibenzylamino) ethoxyl] substituted metallophthalocyanines“, got published in “Sensors and Actuators: B Chemical" journal.
The research article of Dr. Ayça BAL ÖZTÜRK, our faculty member of the Faculty of Pharmacy, named "Design of an amphiphilic hyperbranched core / shell-type polymeric nanocarrier platform for drug delivery" has been published in the journal "Turkish Journal of Chemistry".
Professor Dr Semra ŞARDAŞ, faculty member of the Faculty of Pharmacy, appeared in the magazine "Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology" with the review article "Challenge-comet assay, a functional and genomic biomarker for precision risk assessment and disease prevention among exposed workers".
Our faculty member at Istinye University Faculty of Pharmacy Dr. Ayça BAL ÖZTÜRK's research article "Chitosan / collagen composite films as wound dressings encapsulating allantoin and lidocaine hydrochloride" has been published in the International Journal of Polymeric Materials and Polymeric Biomaterials Journal.
The section titled “Tissue Adhesives: Current Status and New Trends” by Dr. Ayça BAL ÖZTÜRK, Faculty Member of Istinye University Faculty of Pharmacy, has been published in the book "New Generation Technologies in Health".
Our faculty member at Istinye University Faculty of Pharmacy Dr. Ayça BAL ÖZTÜRK's research article "Silk Fibroin / Polyvinyl Alcohol Based Drug Carrier Wound Dressings" has been published in Süleyman Demirel Institute of Science Journal.
Students from Istinye University participated in the all-day Farmakogenomiks Workshop organized by the Faculty of Pharmacy.
After taking theoretical knowledge on basic topics such as system biology, pharmacogenomics and statistical analysis of transcriptom data; they learned how to analyze the data using excel, programs such as cytoscape and the use of various data banks.
We would like to thank Assoc. Prof. Kazım Yalçın Arğa and his team for their comprehensive training.
The second year students at the Faculty of Pharmacy of Istinye University were entitled to receive support within the scope of the “TUBITAK 2209-B Industry Graduation Thesis Support Program” with the projects prepared by our faculty member Dr. Lecturer Ayça Bal Öztürk.
On 5 April 2019, the second year students of the Faculty of Pharmacy of Istinye University visited the Pathology Laboratory of GOP FT Training and Research Hospital and information was given about the applications.
Vice Dean of Faculty of Pharmacy at Istinye University Dr. Prof. Dr. Semra ŞARDAŞ and Dr. Lecturer Member Aslıgül KENDİRÇİ’s article "Panvigilance: Integrating Biomarkers in Clinical Trials for Systems Pharmacovigilance", published in the international OMICS journal; New York and Washington as a global press release published in the AAAS.
The article that is “Panvigilance Integrating Biomarkers in Clinical Trials for Systems Pharmacovigilance” was published by Professor Dr. Semra Sardaş and Dr. Lecturer Asligul Kendirci in last month, it was published in Washington (AAAS) news in New York City and, in addition, with a global-scale press release.
Working as a Business Development & Application Assistant Manager at MS / MS in Ant Technical Services, Dr Engin BAYRAM gave a seminar on “Beginning to End Method Development and Validation” for 2nd year students of Faculty of Pharmacy. In the seminar, sub-titles of method development, collection of resources, preparation, sample preparation and analysis method, validation, documentation and routine analysis were explained in detail. He also shared his professional and career experiences with the students. Following the presentation of Engin BAYRAM on method development, students summarized their acquisitions as a report in their laboratory books.
Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy Prof. Dr. Abdullah Olgun gave a seminar entitled Aging: An Disease Caught on Everyone (?), in Molecular Biology and Genetics Department, Boğaziçi University, In his speech, our Dean stated that it is possible to take bioenvironmental age without aging because it is almost non-aging species in nature; he emphasized that understanding why and how aging is so critical for reducing age-related diseases. He emphasized that health professionals need to adhere to the principles of 'evidence-based medicine' to increase the accuracy of their 'anti-aging' recommendations and to apply the principle of 'prejudice' which is fundamental in medicine.
Faculty of Pharmacy Prof. Dr. Özer Bekaroğlu has appeared in the journal Journal of Porphyrins and Phthalocyanines with his research article 'Synthesis, characterization and VOCs adsorption kinetics of diethylstilbestrol-substituted metallophthalocyanines'.
Prof. Dr. Özer Bekaroğlus’ research article titled “Synthesis, characterization, and DFT study of novel metallo phtalocyanines with four carboranyl clusters as photosensitisers for the photodynamic therapy of breast cancer cells” was published in “European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences”.
The First year students of İstinye University School of Pharmacy received their white coats as symbols of clinical service and care at the The White Coat ceremony held on the 5th of January 2019 at the Topkapı Campus of Istinye University.
Prof. Dr. Özer Bekaroğlus’ reaserach article with heading “Synthesis, Conductivity and Impedance Studies on across adjacent ring formed new metallo phthalocyanines“ was published in “European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry”.