Yeditepe University Medical Faculty Biophysics Department Assoc. Dr. Bilge Guvenç Tuna, By the Academy of Sciences, Turkey’s leading successful young scientists were awarded the Academy of Sciences Young Scientist Award (BAGEP).
It was established by the Academy of Sciences in 2013 and was implemented with the financial support of the society instead of state funds “BAGEP”The results of 2021 have been announced. This year, 42 scientists from various disciplines were awarded to identify and reward the best young academics and support new research.
Yeditepe University Medical Faculty Biophysics Department Assoc. Dr. Bilge Guvenç Tuna, in addition to his scientific work and academic contributions so far this year, only 4 scientists in the field of medicine received the award. “Development of Aptamer Coated MicroRNA Antagonist Nanocarrers for the Treatment of Atherosclerosis” The project was evaluated by the Academy of Sciences. A statement from the Academy of Sciences said the award ceremony had been postponed as part of the Covid-19 event and information about the ceremony would be provided in the coming months.
Who is Associate Professor Bilge Guvenc Tuna?
Bilge Güvenç graduated from Tuna Middle East Technical University, Department of Physics, and received his master’s degree from Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Biophysics. Dr. Necla Öztürk completed as advice. In 2009, Assoc. Dr. Danube, between 2010-2014, Marie Curie scholarship awarded to world-renowned doctoral students Prof. Dr. This was done at the University of Amsterdam Academic Medical Center (AMC, Netherlands) under the supervision of Ed VanBavel.
In 2015, he started teaching at Yeditepe University, Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Tuna, two TUBITAK 3501, one TUBITAK 3001 and the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology completed the Techno-Venture Capital projects as executors. In addition, TUBITAK 1004 and Newton-Secretary Chalabi recently Dr. Tuna, these achievements 2019 UNESCO-L’Oreal “For scientists” added the award.
Currently working in the Department of Biophysics, Faculty of Medicine, Yeditepe University and mother of three girls Assoc. Dr. Tuna, mostly “Development of smart drugs against atherosclerosis with the controlled release of targeted drug molecules using nanotechnology; Protective effects of calorie restriction on aging and the cardiovascular system and wearable technology ” We are investigating. Dos. Dr. Some of Tuna’s graduate students are pursuing doctorates as Marie Curie Fellows in countries such as Belgium and Germany. (DHA)