R. Okan Akar after graduating from the Molecular Biology and Genetics Department of Istanbul Kültür University, where he graduated with a second degree in 2017, completed his master's degree in Cancer Biology and Pharmacology at Istinye University. During his master’s, he worked as an intern at the Karolinska Institute Oncology-Pathology department in Sweden. He has been involved in laboratory studies for more than six years from the undergraduate level. He is working on molecular cancer pathways, anti-cancer drug discovery, and cell death. He is a member of the Molecular Cancer Research Association (MOKAD) and EACR (European Association for Cancer Research). He has published 3 articles in international journals. In addition to being a research assistant at Istinye University Medical Faculty Medical Biochemistry Department, he also works at Istinye University Molecular Cancer Research Center (ISUMKAM). His hobbies include science fiction-fantastic literature and basketball.
Research Areas: Cancer Biology, Cell Death, Molecular Biology, Posttranslational Modifications, Protein-Protein Interaction
Main Areas: Moleküler Biyoloji ve Genetik, Moleküler Biyoloji,
YILMAZ İSMAİL,AKAR REMZİ OKAN,Erkisa Merve,Selvi Selin,Sengul Abdurrahman,ULUKAYA ENGİN. ACS Medicinal Chemistry Letters, 11(5), 940-948.
Erkisa M.,aydinlik seyma,Cevatemre Buse,AZTOPAL NAZLIHAN,AKAR REMZİ OKAN,ÇELİKLER KASIMOĞULLARI SERAP,YILMAZ VEYSEL TURAN,ARI FERDA,ULUKAYA ENGİN. Biochimie, 175(), 159-172.
KARAKAŞ DİDEM,AKAR REMZİ OKAN,GÖKMEN ZELİHA,DENİZ NAHİDE GÜLŞAH,ULUKAYA ENGİN. TURKISH JOURNAL OF BIOLOGY, 43(), 256-263.
AKAR REMZİ OKAN,Selvi Selin,ULUKAYA ENGİN,AZTOPAL NAZLIHAN. TURKISH JOURNAL OF BIOLOGY, 43(3), 155-170.
ARISAN ELİF DAMLA,AKAR REMZİ OKAN,RENCÜZOĞULLARI ÖZGE,OBAKAN YERLİKAYA PINAR,ÇOKER GÜRKAN AJDA,AKIN BEYZA,DENER ELİF,KAYHAN ECEM,ÜNSAL ZEYNEP NARÇİN. Prostate International,