Biyoinformatik ve Sistem Biyolojisi Seminerleri - Alper Yılmaz
GTU – Bioinformatics and Systems Biology MSc Program
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(k-mers in genome & RNA-Seq analysis)
Assist. Prof. Alper Yılmaz
Yıldız Technical University – Department of Bioengineering
Location: Molecular Biology and Genetics Building – Conference Room
Alper Yılmaz got his bachelor degree from Bilkent University Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics in 2000. He pursued his Ph.D degree at the Ohio State University and got his Ph.D in 2007. His thesis involved determination of translational control of HIV mRNAs within infected cells. After completing his Ph.D. Alper Yılmaz pursued a post-doctoral research where he combined his strong molecular biology training with computational biology. During his post-doctoral studies he was involved in analysis of next generation sequencing data and also revealing genome grammar of certain plant genomes. After completing his post-doctoral studies, he got faculty position as assistant professor at Yıldız Technical University in 2012, where he's carrying on his research since then.