Metis Hasipek6th Year PhD Candidate
Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences
McCormick Lab, Mellon Hall
Education:M.S. Ped. Molec. Path. & Genetics, Ankara Uni. Med. Sch., 2002
B.S. Biology, Ankara University, Faculty of Science (Turkey), 1999
Characterization of Streptomyces coelicolor ParH in development-associated chromosome segregation.
The goal of this project is to characterize the role of ParH in development-associated chromosome segregation in the gram-positive, filamentous, soil bacterium Streptomyces coelicolor.
Janecke A.R., Willett-Brozick, J.E., Karas, C., Hasipek, M., Loeffler-Ragg, J., Baysal, B.E., (2010). Identification of a 4.9-kilo base-pair Alu-mediated founder SDHD deletion in two extended paraganglioma families from Austria. Journal of Human Genetics 55, 182-185
Akar N, Hasipek M, Ozturk A, Akar E, Tekin M., (2006). Serum amyloid A1 -13 T/C
alleles in Turkish familial Mediterranean fever patients with and without amyloidosis. J Nephrol. 19(3):318-21.
Akar N, Hasipek M, Akar E, Ekim M, Yalcinkaya F, Cakar N., (2003). Serum amyloid A1 and tumor necrosis factor-alpha alleles in Turkish familial Mediterranean fever patients with and without amyloidosis. Amyloid, 10(1):12-6.
Akar N, Hasipek M. (2002). Tumor necrosis Factor-alpha gene polymorphism (-308 G- A) in Turkish Pediatric Thrombosis patients. Turkish Journal of Haematology, Volume 19, Number 1, Page(s) 39-41
Best Poster Award, 1st National Congress on Diagnosis in Molecular Genetics, Adana-Turkey April 18-22, 2002
Akar N, Akar E, Hasipek M, Ozel D, Ekim M, Yalcinkaya F, Cakar N. The role of MEFV 138 GLY G-A, TNF-alpha 308 G/A, and SAA1 gene alterations in occurrence of FMF-amyloidosis.