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Zehra Çobandede

PhD: Biotechnology

Work Experience

Post-Doctoral Researcher - Sabanci University Nanotechnology Research and Application Center (2021- 2022)

Research Assistant - Yeditepe University (2015 - 2021)

Technical Specialist - Yeditepe University (2011 - 2015)

Research Interests

Nanomaterials synthesis, characterization, modification, and their biomedical applications

Synthesis of Boron-nitride based nanomaterials and their applications

Synthesis of piezoelectric nanomaterials and their applications

Scaffold fabrication

Tissue engineering

Surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy

Last 5 Publications

Sağraç, D., Şenkal, S., Hayal, T. B., Şahin, F., Çobandede, Z., & Doğan, A. (2022). Surface coating materials regulates the attachment and differentiation of mouse embryonic stem cell derived embryoid bodies into mesoderm at culture conditions. Cytotechnology74(2), 293-307.

Yilmaz, H., Cobandede, Z., Yilmaz, D., Cinkilic, A., Culha, M., & Demiralay, E. C. (2020). Monitoring forced degradation of drugs using silica coated AgNPs with surface-enhanced Raman scattering. Talanta214, 120828.

Keleştemur, S., Çobandede, Z., & Çulha, M. (2020). Biofilm formation of clinically important microorganisms on 2D and 3D poly (methyl methacrylate) substrates: A surface-enhanced Raman scattering study. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces188, 110765.

Şen, Ö., Çobandede, Z., Emanet, M., Bayrak, Ö. F., & Çulha, M. (2017). Boron nitride nanotubes for gene silencing. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA)-General Subjects1861(9), 2391-2397.

Emanet, M., Kazanç, E., Çobandede, Z., & Çulha, M. (2016). Boron nitride nanotubes enhance properties of chitosan-based scaffolds. Carbohydrate polymers151, 313-320.


Delegate of the International Younger Chemist Network (IYCN), an organization associated with the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC), representing TURKEY