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Institutional Information: Fen Fakültesi, Biyoloji Bölümü, Moleküler Biyoloji
Research Areas: Agricultural Sciences, Health Sciences, Natural Sciences




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Sevgi Durna Daştan is Professor Doctor in Department of Biology, Division of Molecular Biology at Faculty of Science, Sivas Cumhuriyet University, 58140, Sivas/Turkey. She was born in Sivas. She received her master's degree in 2006 and her doctorate in 2011 in the field of Molecular Biology from Sivas Cumhuriyet University, Department of Biology.  She worked on the subject of "Mitochondrial phylogenetic analysis of Garra rufa and Cyprinion macrostomus fish species known as Doctor Fishes in Sivas Kangal Balıklı Spa" within the scope of her Master thesis study; and  on the subject of "Human chemokine gene polymorphisms" within the scope of her doctoral thesis. Her areas of interest are genetics, molecular biology, biotechnology, pharmacogenetics, disease genetics, population genetics and gene polymorphisms, biochemistry, bioorganic synthesis and drug design. During 2006-2007 years, she received training on plant biotechnology and the cultivation of Saffron plant with in vitro tissue culture method as a PhD scholar at Agricultural University of Athens, Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology, in Athens, Greece.  She worked as an Assistant Professor Dr. of Biometrics and Genetics at SCU, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine between 2013-2018. She has contributed as a chapter writer and editor for many books. She has built the “Molecular and Regenerative Medicine Research Group” in 2021. Up-todate, she has published over 30 papers in the Web of Science Core collections and have attended various international conferences which have mainly focused on molecular biology. At the same time, she is the Director of Sivas Cumhuriyet University Beekeeping Development, Application and Research Center. She is the President of Sivas Farmer Women's Association. She is married and has 2 children. The curriculum vitae can be accessed at the following link:



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