VI. International Congress of Molecular Medicine

22-25 May 2017 Istanbul University Congress and Cultural Center

Welcome



Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of the Organizing Committee I am delighted to invite you to the 6th International Congress of Molecular Medicine that will be held in Istanbul, Turkey on 22nd – 25th of May 2017 under the auspices of the Turkish Society of Molecular Medicine.

Congress program will consist of outstanding lectures, including keynote talks, plenary sessions, applied workshop, oral & poster presentations & exhibition.

The congress biennial of molecular medicine is an important forum for researchers and clinicians from Turkey and all around the world to focus on the latest developments in molecular medicine.

Trends, technologies and clinical applications in areas including, Post-Graduate Training in Molecular Medicine, Surgery and Molecular Medicine, New Molecular Aspects in Sports, Molecular Aspects in Cancer “From Laboratory to Clinic”, Unravelling the Mysteries of Proteins: Proteomics and Medicine, Designing the Future: Nanotechnology in Medicine, Love is Everywhere, The Evolution of Aging and Death, The Bowel-Brain Axis in Every Direction, Molecular Metabolism in Diabetes, Inflammatory Mechanisms in Psychiatric Disorders, Molecular Future in Cancer, Telomeres in the Trap of Feeding Style, Cellular and Molecular Aspects of Microbiota shall be discussed during the congress.

Taking the lead in science, modern values and social enlightenment throughout its history, Istanbul University was the first university established in Turkey. Dating back to 1453, this school of science and education is also among the first ten universities established in Europe. This University has a high prestige at national and international level with more than 5750 academicians and nearly 260 thousands of students.

We are looking forwards to meet you in Istanbul on May 2017 for this outstanding congress and we hope you will enjoy scientific sessions, as well as Turkish hospitality and all the beauty of the Istanbul.


Prof. Dr. Ümit Zeybek

Chair of the Turkish Society of Molecular Medicine,
Istanbul University, Department of Molecular Medicine,
Aziz Sancar Institute of Experimental Medicine,
Istanbul, Turkey




Main Topics


Workshops


- Immunohistochemistry Workshop

- Total RNA Workshop


Main Scientific Topics


- New Molecular Aspects in Sports

- Surgery and Molecular Medicine

- Molecular Aspects in Cancer “From Laboratory to Clinic”

- Molecular Future in Cancer

- Unravelling the Mysteries of Proteins: Proteomics and Medicine

- Designing the Future: Nanotechnology in Medicine

- Psychodynamics and Neurobiology of Love

- The Evolution of Aging and Death

- The Bowel-Brain Axis in Every Direction

- Molecular Metabolism in Diabetes

- Inflammatory Mechanisms in Psychiatric Disorders

- Good Cholesterol - Bad Cholesterol

- Cellular and Molecular Aspects of Microbiota




Invited Speakers



Emin Kansu - Ankara, Turkey

Canan Karatay - Istanbul, Turkey

Ali Demirsoy - Ankara, Turkey

Tarkan Karakan - Ankara, Turkey

Banu Çaycı - Ankara, Turkey

Christina Tsigalou - Evros, Greece

Süleyman Yıldırım - Istanbul, Turkey

Devrim Gözüaçık - Istanbul, Turkey

Csaba Csonka - Szeged, Hungary

Itır Tarı Cömert - Istanbul, Turkey

Füsun Terzioğlu - Istanbul, Turkey

Aydın Duygu - Istanbul, Turkey

Murat Kasap - Kocaeli, Turkey

Nurhan Özlü - Istanbul, Turkey

Ahmet Tarık Baykal - Istanbul, Turkey

Gürler Akpınar - Kocaeli, Turkey

Cengiz Kaya - Istanbul, Turkey

İsa Yıldırım - Istanbul, Turkey

Sevil Dinçer İşoğlu - Kayseri, Turkey

Willy Malaisse - Brussels, Belgium

Teodora Daneva - Sofia, Bulgaria

Akif Turna - Istanbul, Turkey

Suresh C. Jhanwar - New York, USA

Safiye Aktaş - Izmir, Turkey

Hüray İşlekel - Izmir, Turkey

Zekiye Altun - Izmir, Turkey

Erdem Tüzün - Istanbul, Turkey

Feyza Arıcıoğlu - Istanbul, Turkey

Elif Sinem Bireller - Istanbul, Turkey

Elif Weidinger - Munich, Germany

Neşe İmeryüz - Istanbul, Turkey

Mehmet Koç - Istanbul, Turkey

Dilek Gogas Yavuz - Istanbul, Turkey

M. Aslı Tuncer Kurna - Ankara, Turkey

Gül Baktır - Istanbul, Turkey

Türker Bıyıklı - Istanbul, Turkey

İlker Yücesir - Istanbul, Turkey

Gözde Ersöz - Tekirdag, Turkey


Honorary Chair
Mahmut Ak

Congress Chair
Ümit Zeybek


Organising Committee
Ümit Zeybek
İlhan Yaylım
Cem İsmail Küçükali
Ali Osman Gürol
Kerem Özyavuz
Uzay Görmüş
Mehmet Kurtoğlu

Congress Secretary
Mehmet Tolgahan Hakan

Honorary Chair of the Turkish Society of Molecular Medicine
Turgay İsbir

Scientific Committee
Hasan Alpak - Istanbul, Turkey
Nejat Akar - Ankara, Turkey
Tunç Akkoç - Istanbul, Turkey
Gürler Akpınar - Kocaeli,Turkey
Safiye Aktaş - Izmir, Turkey
Kemal Altaş - Istanbul, Turkey
Zekiye Altun - Izmir, Turkey
Nazlı Arda - Istanbul, Turkey
Soykan Arıkan - Istanbul, Turkey
Feyza Arıcıoğlu – Istanbul, Turkey
Altan Armutak - Istanbul, Turkey
Elif İlkay Armutak - Istanbul, Turkey
Erkut Attar - Istanbul, Turkey
Rukset Attar - Istanbul, Turkey
Filiz Aydın - Istanbul, Turkey
Seval Aydın - Istanbul, Turkey
Sevtap Bakır - Sivas, Turkey
Gülseren Bağcı - Denizli, Turkey
Hüseyin Bağcı - Denizli, Turkey
Yusuf Baran - Kayseri, Turkey
Ercan Baştu - Istanbul, Turkey
Ahmet Tarık Baykal – Istanbul, Turkey
Betül Baykan - Istanbul, Turkey
Bülent Bayraktar - Istanbul, Turkey
Kıvanç Bektaş Kayhan - Istanbul, Turkey
Ahmet Belce - Istanbul, Turkey
Türker Bıyıklı - Istanbul, Turkey
Elif Sinem Bireller – Istanbul, Turkey
Melih Bulu - Istanbul, Turkey
Canan Cacına - Istanbul, Turkey
Ufuk Çakatay - Istanbul, Turkey
Sibel Çakır –Istanbul, Turkey
Bedia Çakmakoğlu - Istanbul, Turkey
Tunç Çatal - Istanbul, Turkey
Zahide Çavdar - Izmir, Turkey
Banu Çaycı – Ankara, Turkey
Aydın Çevik - Istanbul, Turkey
Altay Burak Dalan - Istanbul, Turkey
Ali Demirsoy –Ankara, Turkey
Semra Demokan - Istanbul, Turkey
Sevil Dinçer İşoğlu – Kayseri, Turkey
Ferda Doğan - Istanbul, Turkey
Selvi Durmuş - Istanbul, Turkey
Aydın Duygu - Istanbul, Turkey
Serdar Durdağı - Istanbul, Turkey
Selma Düzenli - Istanbul, Turkey
Nesrin Emekli - Istanbul, Turkey
Ebru Emekli Alturfan - Istanbul, Turkey
Özcan Erel - Ankara, Turkey
Arzu Ergen - Istanbul, Turkey
Gözde Ersöz - Tekirdağ, Turkey
Ferhan Girgin - Izmir, Turkey
Dilek Gogas Yavuz – Istanbul, Turkey
Devrim Gözüaçık - Istanbul, Turkey
Mukaddes Gümüştekin - Izmir, Turkey
Cumhur Gündüz - Izmir, Turkey
Nur Selvi Günel - Izmir, Turkey
Gül Güner Akdoğan - Izmir, Turkey
Metin Gürler - Istanbul, Turkey
Veysel Sabri Hançeri - Istanbul, Turkey
Hüsrev Hatemi - Istanbul, Turkey
Nezih Hekim - Istanbul, Turkey
Ceylan Hepokur - Sivas, Turkey
Necip İlhan - Elazığ, Turkey
Nevin İlhan - Elazığ, Turkey


Neşe İmeryüz – Istanbul, Turkey
Serap İnal - Istanbul, Turkey
Güldal İnal Gültekin - Istanbul, Turkey
Mehmet İsbir - Antalya, Turkey
Selim İsbir - Istanbul, Turkey
Hüray İşlekel - Izmir, Turkey
Cem İyibozkurt - Istanbul, Turkey
Ali Kafadar - Istanbul, Turkey
Emin Kansu - Ankara, Turkey
Cengiz Kaya –Istanbul, Turkey
Önder Kılıçoğlu - Istanbul, Turkey
Tarkan Karakan – Ankara, Turkey
Özcan Karaman - Istanbul, Turkey
Canan Karatay – Istanbul, Turkey
Nesrin Kartal Özer - Istanbul, Turkey
Murat Kasap – Kocaeli, Turkey
Mehmet Koç - Istanbul, Turkey
Hikmet Koçak - Istanbul, Turkey
Hilal Koçdor - Izmir, Turkey
Dildar Konukoğlu - Istanbul, Turkey
Mehmet Köseoğlu - Izmir, Turkey
Serap Erdem Kuruca - Istanbul, Turkey
Özlem Küçükhüseyin - Istanbul, Turkey
Murat Kürtüncü - Istanbul, Turkey
Gökhan Metin - Istanbul, Turkey
Fehmi Narter - Istanbul, Turkey
İlhan Odabaş - Istanbul, Turkey
Fatma Oğuz - Istanbul, Turkey
Esen Özalp Dural - Istanbul, Turkey
Tomris Özben - Antalya, Turkey
Ayşe Kevser Özden - Ankara, Turkey
Nazmi Özer - Girne, Northern Cyprus
Elif Özkök - Istanbul, Turkey
Nurhan Özlü –Istanbul, Turkey
Cüneyd Parlayan - Istanbul, Turkey
Aysel Pehlivan - Istanbul, Turkey
Sadrettin Pençe - Istanbul, Turkey
Doğan Şahin – Istanbul, Turkey
Serpil Tanriverdi Akhisaroğlu - Izmir, Turkey
Itır Tarı Cömert – Istanbul, Turkey
Ertuğrul Taşan - Istanbul, Turkey
Azmi Telefoncu - Izmir, Turkey
Füsun Terzioğlu - Istanbul, Turkey
Özlem Timirci Kahraman - Istanbul, Turkey
M. İbrahim Tuğlu - Manisa, Turkey
Aslı Tuncer – Ankara, Turkey
Akif Turna - Istanbul, Turkey
Lütfü Tutar - Kırşehir, Turkey
Yusuf Tutar - Istanbul, Turkey
Erdem Tüzün - Istanbul, Turkey
Engin Ulukaya - Istanbul, Turkey
Nuray Ulusu - Istanbul, Turkey
Hafize Uzun - Istanbul, Turkey
Meral Ünür - Istanbul, Turkey
Ayşegül Verim - İstanbul, Turkey
Levent Verim - Istanbul, Turkey
Ayşen Yarat - Istanbul, Turkey
Vildan Yasasever - Istanbul, Turkey
Zeliha Yazıcı - Istanbul, Turkey
İsa Yıldırım - Istanbul, Turkey
Süleyman Yıldırım - Istanbul, Turkey
Hülya Yılmaz Aydoğan - Istanbul, Turkey
Doğan Yücel - Ankara, Turkey
İlker Yücesir - Istanbul, Turkey
Mehtap Yüksel Eğrilmez - Izmir, Turkey
Figen Zihnioğlu - Izmir, Turkey

International Scientific Committee
Tasneem Ahmad - Pakistan
Angelo Azzi - Italy
Roz Banks - UK
Ahmad R. Bassiouny - Egypt
Peter Butterworth - UK
Csaba Csonka - Hungary
Teodora Daneva - Bulgaria
George Delinassios - Greece
John George Delinassios - Greece
Laszlo Dux - Hungary
Ahmad Ammad Farooqi - Pakistan
Suresh Jhanwar - USA
Shant Kumar - UK
Pat Kumar - UK
Metin Kurtoğlu - USA
Robert Mahley - UK
Willy Malaisse - Belgium
Luciano Saso - Italy
Gyozo Szolnoky - Hungary
Franz Theuring - Germany
Christina Tsigalou – Greece
Elif Weidinger - Turkey

Important Dates


Congress dates: May 22 – 25, 2017

Deadline for abstract submission:April 14, 2017

Notice about the abstract acceptance:April 24, 2017

Early Registration Deadline:April 14, 2017

Registration cancellation deadline:April 24, 2017



Scientific Program

22nd of May 2017, Monday





23rd of May 2017, Tuesday


24th of May 2017, Wednesday




25th of May 2017, Thursday




Abstract Submission

Congress Abstracts have been published online in Turkish Journal of Molecular Biology & Biotechnology (www.tjmbb.org) 2017 • Volume 02 • Number 01 Supplement 1

http://www.tjmbb.org/dosyalar/Molecular_Web_Supplement.pdf



- Abstracts should be submitted by e-mail as Microsoft Word file to moltipder@conplus.org Abstracts sent by fax or post shall not be accepted.

- All accepted abstracts will be published in the Congress Abstract Book CD.

- Congress Scientific Committee reserves the right to change the form of presentation (oral/poster) of the abstract, presentation group or to reject the abstract.

- Submission of an abstract implies that the presenting author will register for and attend the conference to present the abstract either as an oral presentation or as a poster.

- Abstracts must be written in English

- Presentations should be made in English

- Abstracts must not exceed 400 words in total


- Abstract submission deadline: April 14, 2017

- Notice mail about the abstract acceptance: April 24, 2017


INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE ABSTRACT SUBMISSION

- Please write your presentation preference (oral or poster presentation).

- Write abstract title with first Capital letters only (try to avoid abbreviations).

- Please use Times New Roman font

- In Authors section please state authors’ full names (without any academic titles) & full address of the organization the authors study/work. Other than that, do not insert any institution, researchers or sponsoring program’s details at the abstract text.

- State the author who will present the paper (Presenter).

- If the research project has received any research grant, please state it at the bottom of the abstract as a “Note to the Scientific Committee”.

- Abstracts of still ongoing researches without confirmed results (except case reports) shall not be considered.

- Abstracts should be written in clear, concise language & authors are requested to carefully check the spelling. Authors are responsible for spelling & accuracy.

- Abstracts not conforming to any of requirements written above shall not be considered, irrespective of their contents.

- Abstracts must not exceed 400 words in total.

- For submissions to be considered, at least one of the abstract’s authors must have completed the congress registration procedure.

- If the scientific work requires approval from the Ethic Committee, Ethics Committee’s approval number should be added at the end of the abstract.

- If abstract is a part of a supported project, it’s details should be added at the end of the abstract at the section “Note to the Scientific Committee”.


- Abstract text should be divided in following sections. Section should be also written in the abstract text as a section heading:

- Background / Aim
- Materials and Methods
- Results (quantitative and / or statistical data)
- Discussion
- Conclusion
- Key words



POSTER PRESENTATION GUIDELINES

- Poster size: 50 cm (width) x 70 cm ( height)

- Posters should be prepared on a single page

- Poster presentation language: English

- Posters should be readable by viewers 1 meter away

- Please use Times New Roman as a font

- At the top of the poster please note abstract title, authors and address and underline the presenting author

- Posters will be hanged at the poster boards according to the list of the Organising Committee. Materials needed to hang posters will be available at the poster area

- Poster presenters should be near their poster during the Poster session in order to give more information about the research.

- References should be added at the bottom of the poster under the heading “References”


CONTACT

If you have any questions please contact us at moltipder@conplus.org



Poster Ödülleri


TÜRK MOLEKÜLER TIP DERNEĞİ’NİN POSTER ÖDÜLLERİ

Bilim Kurulu oylaması sonucunda netleşecek olan Ulusal Moleküler Tıp Sempozyumu’nun derece almış poster bildirileri sahiplerine (sempozyuma katılan ve çalışma sahibi olan kişi) aşağıdaki ödüller verilecektir.

1.’lik ödülü: VI. Uluslararası Moleküler Tıp Kongresi’ne Ücretsiz Kayıt ve Konaklama (Tek kişilik) hakkı kazanacaktır.

2.’lik ödülü: VI. Uluslararası Moleküler Tıp Kongresi’ne Ücretsiz Kayıt (Tek kişilik) hakkı kazanacaktır.

3.’lük ödülü: Bilimsel kitap verilecektir.


General Information


Dates of the congress: 22nd-25th of May 2017

Main language of the Congress: English.

Congress venue: Istanbul University, Congress and Cultural Center

Address: Istanbul University Central Campus, 34452 Beyazit - Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey

Invitation letter: Invitation letters for the conference participation in order to be delivered to the institutions shall be sent to the registered participants upon the request. Please send your request to moltipder@conplus.org

Information during the conference: The registration desk will be open at the conngress center every day between 07:30 – 19:00 during the entire conference.

Badges: Only persons with the conference badges are allowed to attend the sessions. We kindly ask all participants and accompanying persons to wear their name badges for security when entering the conference centre, during scientific sessions, exhibition and social program.

Conference bag: Conference bags will be distributed to all registered participants from the registration desk.

Participation Certificate: Participation certificates shall be delivered from the registration desk during the conference.

Weather: The average temperature in May is between 18 -25 °C

Organisation: ConPlus Congress & Organization is an official organizing secretariat of the conference. Please contact ConPlus Congress & organization regarding any requests at moltipder@conplus.org

Passports and visa: A valid passport is required for entry to Turkey. Citizens of a country which requires a visa for entry to Turkey are strongly advised to make their application in their home country at least one month before the intended date of travel. If in doubt, information can be obtained from your nearest Turkish Embassy. Also you can check website of the Ministry of Foreign Affiars of Republic of Turkey http://www.mfa.gov.tr/visa-information-for-foreigners.en.mfa

Electricity: The current in Turkey is 220 volts 50 Hz.

Insurance: Participants are encouraged to purchase travel insurance before leaving their home country. The Organizing Committee cannot accept responsibility for accidents that might occur during the Conference period and field trips.

Currency: The currency is the Turkish Lira. Foreign currency can be exchanged at the airport or the front desk of your hotel.


Registration



CONGRESS REGISTRATION



Registration Fees

Before 14th of April 2017

After 14th of April 2017

Researcher from Turkey

472.00 TL

531.00 TL

Researcher from abroad

160 Euro

180 Euro

Student from Turkey

236.00 TL

295.00 TL

Student from abroad

80 Euro

100 Euro


Registration fees include:

- Entry to all scientific sessions and exhibition area
- Congress Abstract Book’s CD
- Congress bag
- Participation certificate
- Coffee breaks and lunch box

* VAT (18%) included


WORKSHOPS REGISTRATION



WORKSHOPS

Participants

Before 14th of April 2017

After 14th of April 2017

Immunohistochemistry Workshop

Participant from Turkey

95.00 TL

115.00 TL

Participant from abroad

32 Euro

38 Euro

Total RNA Workshop

Participant from Turkey

95.00 TL

115.00 TL

Participant from abroad

32 Euro

38 Euro

R:A:M.P. Warm Up Performance Method Workshop

Participant from Turkey

95.00 TL

115.00 TL

Participant from abroad

32 Euro

38 Euro


Note: Workshops before the congress will be held only in Turkish Language

Workshop registration fees include:

- Workshop attendance
- Workshop participation certificate
- Coffee break
* VAT (18%) included


Please Click Here To Register (Congress registration form)



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Scientific Program



Please click here to download the Scientific Program. ( Updated )


Congress Abstracts have been published online in Turkish Journal of Molecular Biology & Biotechnology (www.tjmbb.org) 2017 • Volume 02 • Number 01 Supplement 1

http://www.tjmbb.org/dosyalar/Molecular_Web_Supplement.pdf




Congress Center


Istanbul University Congress and Cultural Center

Address: Istanbul University Central Campus, 34452 Beyazıt/Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey







Contacts

Organising Secretariat

ConPlus Kongre, Organizasyon ve Danışmanlık Hiz. Tic. Ltd. Şti.
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