Dept. of Neuroscience International Publications

2011 Publications

Tüzün E, Kürtüncü M, Türkoğlu R, Içöz S, Pehlivan M, Birişik O, Eraksoy M,Akman-Demir G. Enhanced complement consumption in neuromyelitis optica and Behçet’s disease patients. J Neuroimmunol. 2011;233:211-5.

Tüzün E, Huda R, Christadoss P. Complement and cytokine based therapeuticstrategies in myasthenia gravis. J Autoimmun. 2011 May 31.

Tüzün E, Erdağ E, Durmus H, Brenner T, Türkoglu R, Kürtüncü M, Lang B,Akman-Demir G, Eraksoy M, Vincent A. Autoantibodies to neuronal surface antigens in thyroid antibody-positive and -negative limbic encephalitis. Neurol India.2011;59:47-50.

Türkoğlu R, Tüzün E, Içöz S, Birişik O, Erdağ E, Kürtüncü M, Akman-Demir G. Antineuronal antibodies in migraine patients with white matter lesions. Int J Neurosci. 2011;121:33-6.

Qi H, Li J, Allman W, Saini SS, Tüzün E, Wu X, Estes DM, Christadoss P.Genetic deficiency of estrogen receptor alpha fails to influence experimentalautoimmune myasthenia gravis pathogenesis. J Neuroimmunol. 2011;234:165-7.

Pehlivan M, Kürtüncü M, Tüzün E, Shugaiv E, Mutlu M, Eraksoy M, Akman-Demir G. The comparison of socio-economic conditions and personal hygiene habits ofneuro-Behçet’s disease and multiple sclerosis patients. Int J Hyg Environ Health.2011 Apr 21.

Bayram A, Bayraktaroglu Z, Karahan E, Erdogan B, Bilgic B, Ozker M, Kasikci I, Duru AD, Ademoglu A, Ozturk C, Arikan K, Tarhan N, Demiralp T. Simultaneous EEG/fMRI analysis of the resonance phenomena in steady-state visual evoked responses. Clinical EEG and Neuroscience 2011; 42 (2); 98-106.

Akman-Demir G, Tüzün E, Waters P, Içöz S, Kürtüncü M, Jarius S, Yapıcı Z,Mutlu M, Yeşilot N, Vincent A, Eraksoy M. Prognostic implications of aquaporin-4 antibody status in neuromyelitis optica patients. J Neurol. 2011;258:464-70.

2010 Publications

Tüzün E, Kürtüncü M, Lang B, Içöz S, Akman-Demir G, Eraksoy M, Vincent A. Bickerstaff’s encephalitis and Miller Fisher syndrome associated withvoltage-gated potassium channel and novel anti-neuronal antibodies. Eur J Neurol.2010;17:1304-7.

Turkoglu R, Tuzun E. Steroid-responsive myeloneuropathy associated withantithyroid antibodies. J Spinal Cord Med. 2010;33(3):278-80.

Kucukali CI, Aydin M, Ozkok E, Bilge E, Zengin A, Cakir U, Kara I. Angiotensin-converting enzyme polymorphism in schizophrenia, bipolar disorders, and their first-degree relatives. Psychiatr Genet 2010 Feb; 20(1): 14-19.

Kilic G, Ismail Kucukali C, Orhan N, Ozkok E, Zengin A, Aydin M, Kara I. Are GRIK3 (T928G) gene variants in schizophrenia patients different from those in their first-degree relatives? Psychiatry Res. 2010  30;175(1-2):43-6.

Kaya D, Tüzün E, Dinçer A, Pamir MN, Kürtüncü M. A rare case of multiplesclerosis and cerebral hemorrhage associated with osteopetrosis. Diagn IntervRadiol. 2010;16: 16-9.

Içöz S, Tüzün E, Kürtüncü M, Durmuş H, Mutlu M, Eraksoy M, Akman-Demir G. Enhanced IL-6 production in aquaporin-4 antibody positive neuromyelitis opticapatients. Int J Neurosci. 2010;120:71-5.

Gokkusu C, Tulubas F, Unlucerci Y, Ozkok E, Umman B, Aydin M. Homocysteine and pro-inflammatory cytokine concentrations in acute heart disease.Cytokine. 2010 Apr;50(1):15-8.

Gokkusu C, Aydin M, Ozkok E, Tulubas F, Elitok A, Pamukcu B, Umman B. Influences of genetic variants in interleukin-15 and serum interleukin-15 levels on coronary heart disease. Cytokine 2010 Jan; 49(1):58-63.

Durmuş H, Tüzün E, Içöz S, Akman-Demir G, Parman Y. Sensorimotor neuropathyassociated with endometrioid endometrial carcinoma. Eur J Obstet Gynecol ReprodBiol. 2010;150:216-7.

Canbay E, Agachan B, Ozturk T, Giris M, Asoglu O, Balik E, Bugra D. Dual inhibition of wound healing and oxidative process by montelukast in experimental colon anastomoses. J Surg Res. 2010;17: 248-55.

Avtan SM, Kaya M, Orhan N, Arslan A, Arican N, Toklu AS, Gürses C, Elmas I, Kucuk M, Ahishali B. The effects of hyperbaric oxygen therapy on blood-brain barrier permeability in septic rats. Brain Res. 2011; 1412:63-72.

Ahishali B, Kaya M, Orhan N, Arican N, Ekizoglu O, Elmas I, Kucuk M, Kemikler G, Kalayci R, Gurses C. 2010. Effects of levetiracetam on blood-brain barrier disturbances following hyperthermia-induced seizures in rats with cortical dysplasia. Life Sci., 87(19-22): 609-19.

2009 Publications 

Yalçinkaya S, Unlüçerçi Y, Giriş M, Olgaç V, Doğru-Abbasoğlu S, Uysal M. Oxidative and nitrosative stress and apoptosis in the liver of rats fed on high methionine diet: protective effect of taurine. Nutrition. 2009; 25: 436-44.

Tüzün E, Zhou L, Baehring JM, Bannykh S, Rosenfeld MR, Dalmau J. Evidence forantibody-mediated pathogenesis in anti-NMDAR encephalitis associated with ovarianteratoma. Acta Neuropathol. 2009;118:737-43.

Türkoğlu R, Tüzün E. Brainstem encephalitis following influenza vaccination: favorable response to steroid treatment. Vaccine. 2009;27:7253-6.

Nurten A, Ozerman B, Ozen I, Kara I. The role of solid food intake on antimuscarinic-induced convulsions in fasted mice. Epilepsy Behav. 2009 Mar 21.

Kürtüncü M, Tüzün E, Durmuş H, Mutlu M, Akman-Demir G, Eraksoy M. Primarycerebral lymphoma with a 5-year remission to single-agent corticosteroids. LeukLymphoma. 2009;50.

Kucukali CI, Aydin M, Ozkok E, Bilge E, Orhan N, Zengin A, Kara I.  Do schizophrenia and bipolar disorders share a common disease susceptibility variant at the MMP3 gene? Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry, 30; 33(3): 557-61.

Gurses C, Ekizoglu O, Orhan N, Ustek D, Arican N, Ahishali B, Elmas I, Kucuk M, Bilgic B, Kemikler G, Kalayci R, Karadeniz A, Kaya M. Levetiracetam decreases the seizure activity and blood-brain barrier permeability in pentylenetetrazole-kindled rats with cortical dysplasia. Brain Research, 2009. 1281: 71-83.

Giriş M, Erbil Y, Depboylu B, Mete O, Türkoğlu U, Abbasoğlu SD, Uysal M. Heme Oxygenase-1 Prevents Hyperthyroidism Induced Hepatic Damage via an Antioxidant and Antiapoptotic Pathway. J Surg Res. 2009; 164: 266-75.

Enginar N, Nurten A, Özünal ZG, Zengin A. Scopolamine-induced convulsions in fasted mice after food intake: the effect of duration of food deprivation. Epilepsia 2009 Jan;50(1):143-6. Impact Factor 3.526.

Aydin M, Gokkusu C, Ozkok E, Tulubas F, Unlucerci Y, Pamukcu B, Ozbek Z, Umman B. Association of genetic variants in Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase and Paraoxonase-1 genes with homocysteine, folate and vitamin B12 in coronary artery disease. Mol Cell Biochem. 2009, 325(1-2):199-208.

2008 Publications

Uğraş B, Giriş M, Erbil Y, Gökpinar M, Citlak G, Işsever H, Bozbora A, Oztezcan S. Early prediction of anastomotic leakage after colorectal surgery by measuring peritoneal cytokines: prospective study. Int J Surg. 2008 ; 6:28-35.

Ozseker F, Büyüköztürk S, Gelincik A, Depboylu B, Genç S, Giriş M, Eroğlu H, Erden S, Colakoğlu B, Dal M, Akkor A. Neurotrophins: are they meaningful in chronic spontaneous urticaria? Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol. 2008; 26:83-88.

Ozkok E, Aydin M, Babalik E, Ozbek Z, Ince N, Kara I. Combined impact of matrix metalloproteinase-3 and paraoxonase 1 55/192 gene variants on coronary artery disease in Turkish patients. Med Sci Monit 2008; 14(10): CR536-42.

Ozbek Z, Kucukali CI, Ozkok E, Orhan N, Aydin M, Kilic G, Sazci A, Kara I.  Effect of the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene polymorphisms on homocysteine, folate and vitamin B12 in patients with bipolar disorder and relatives. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry, 1; 32(5): 1331-7.

Kucukali CI, Aydin M, Ozkok E, Orhan N, Cakir U, Kilic G, Ozbek Z, Ince N, Kara I. 2008. Paraoxonase-1 55/192 genotypes in schizophrenic patients and their relatives in Turkish population. Psychiatric Genetics, 18(6): 289-94.

Kaya M, Gurses C, Kalayci R, Ekizoglu O, Ahishali B, Orhan N, Oku B, Arican N, Ustek D, Bilgic B, Elmas I, Kucuk M, Kemikler G. 2008. Morphological and functional changes of blood-brain barrier in kindled rats with cortical dysplasia. Brain Research, 1208: 181-91.

 Giriş M, Depboylu B, Doğru-Abbasoğlu S, Erbil Y, Olgaç V, Aliş H, Aykaç-Toker G, Uysal M. Effect of taurine on oxidative stress and apoptosis-related protein expression in trinitrobenzene sulphonic acid-induced colitis. Clin Exp Immunol. 2008;152:102-10.

Erbil Y, Giriş M, Salmaslioglu A, Ozluk Y, Barbaros U, Yanik BT, Kapran Y, Abbasoglu SD, Ozarmagan S. The effect of anti-thyroid drug treatment duration on thyroid gland microvessel density and intraoperative blood loss in patients with Graves’ disease. Surgery. 2008;143: 216-25.

2007 Publications

Kara I, Ozkok E, Aydin M, Orhan N, Cetinkaya Y, Gencer M, Kilic G, Tireli H. 2007. Combined effects of ACE and MMP-3 polymorphisms on migraine development. Cephalalgia, 27(3): 235-43.

Erbil Y, Ozluk Y, Giris M, Salmaslioglu A, Issever H, Barbaros U, Kapran Y, Özarmagan S, Tezelman S. Effect of Lugol solution on thyroid gland blood flow and microvessel density in the patients with Graves’ disease. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2007; 92: 2182-90.

Erbil Y, Ozbey N, Giris M, Salmaslioglu A, Ozarmagan S, Tezelman S. Effects of thyroxine replacement therapy after thyroidectomy on lipid profile and endothelial function in patients with overt non-autoimmune hypothyroidism. Br J Surg, 2007; 94: 1485-90.

Erbil Y, Giriş M, Abbasoğlu SD, Barbaros U, Yanik BT, Necefli A, Olgaç V, Toker GA. Effect of heme oxygenase-1 induction by octreotide on TNBS-inducedcolitis. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2007;22:1852-58.

Basar Y, Salmayenli N, Aksoy M, Seckin S, Aydin M, Ozkok E. ACE gene polymorphism in peripheral vascular disease. Horm Metab Res 2007; 39(7): 534-37.

Aydin M, Ozkok E, Ozturk O, Agachan B, Yilmaz H, Yaylim I, Kebabcioglu S, Ispir T. Relationship between interleukin-8 and the oxidant-antioxidant system in end-stage renal failure patients. Exp Clin Transplant 2007; 5(1): 610-613.

Aydin M, Ozkok E, Cengiz S, Agaçhan B, Yilmaz H, Öztürk O, Yaylim İ, İsbir T. Changes in oxidative stres in wistar albino rats during senescence. Advances in Molecular Medicine 2007, 3(4): 171- 175.

 2006 Publications

Tuncer N, Tuglular S, Kilic G, Sazci A, Us O, Kara I. Evaluation of the angiotensin- converting enzyme ion/deletion polymorphism and the risk of ischaemic stroke. J Clin Neurosci 13(2):  224-7, 2006.

Sazci A, Ergul E, Tuncer N, Akpinar G, Kara I. Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene polymorphisms are associated with ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke: Dual effect of MTHFR polymorphisms C677T and A1298C. Brain Res Bull. 2006 Dec 11;71(1-3):45-50. Epub 2006 Aug 15.

Nurten A, Ozen I, Karamursel S, Kara I. Electroencephalographic characterization of scopolamine-induced convulsions in fasted mice after food intake. Seizure. 2006 Oct;15(7):509-19. Epub 2006 Aug 4.

Nurten A, Enginar N. The evaluation of antimuscarinic-induced convulsions in fasted rats after food intake. Epilepsy Research 72:171-177, 2006. Impact Factor 2.663.

Aydin M, Gencer M, Cetinkaya Y, Ozkok E, Ozbek Z, Kilic G, Orken G, Tireli H, Kara I. PON1 55/192 polymorphism, oxidative stress, type, prognosis ana severity of stroke. IUBMB Life 2006; 58(3):165-172.

2005 Publications

Sazci A, Ergul E, Kucukali I, Kara I, Kaya G. Association of the C677T and A1298C polymorphisms of methylenetetrohydrofolate reductase gene with schizophrenia : asociation is significant in men but not in women. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 29(7) : 1113-23, 2005.

Sazci A, Ergul E, Kaya G, Kara I. Genotype and allele frequencies of the polymorphic methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene in Turkey. Cell Biochem Funct. Jan.Feb 23 (1): 51-4, 2005.

Enginar N, Nurten A, Yamantürk-Çelik P, Barış Açıkmeşe.  Scopolamine-induced convulsions in fasted mice after food intake: Effects of glucose intake, antimuscarinic activity and anticonvulsant drugs. Neuropharmacology 49:293-299, 2005. Impact Factor 3.854.

2004 Publications

Üresin Y, Erbaş B, Özek M, Özkök E, Gürol AO. Losartan may prevent the elevation of plasma glucose, corticosterone and catecholamine levels induced by chronic stress. J Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone Syst Jun 2004; 5 (2), 93-6.

Sazci A, Ergul E, Kucukali I, Kilic G, Kaya G, Kara I. Catechol-O-methyltransferase gene Val 198/158Met polymorphism, and susceptibility to schizophrenia: association is more significant in women. Brain Res Mol Brain Res 6; 132 (1): 5l-6, 2004.

Sanlı Ö, Armağan A, Kandıralı E, Özerman B, Ahmedov I, Solakoğlu S, Nurten A, Tunç M, Uysal V, Kadıoğlu A. TGF-beta (1) neutralizing antibodies decrease the fibrotic effects of ischemic priapizm. International Journal of Impotence Research 16:492-497, 2004. Impact Factor 3.063.

2003 Publications

Sazci A, Ergul E, Guzelhan Y, Kaya G, Kara I. Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene polymorphisms in patients with schizophrenia. Molecular Brain Research. 117: 104-107, 2003.

 Kara I, Sazci A, Ergul E, Kaya G, Kilic G. Association of The C677T and A1298C polymorphisms in th 5,10 methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene in patients W migraine risk. Brain Res Mol Brain Res. 111:84-90, 2003.

Enginar N, Yamantürk P, Nurten A, Nurten R, Koyuncuoğlu H. Scopolamine-induced convulsions in fasted mice after food intake: determination of blood glucose levels, (3H) glutamate binding kinetics and antidopaminergic drug effects. Neuropharmacology 44:2:199-205, 2003. Impact Factor 3.854.

2002 Publications

Tefekli A, Armağan A, Erol B, Celtik M, Kılıcaslan I, Nurten A, Kadıoğlu A. Effects of extra-corporeal shock waves on penile hemodynamics and histopathology in rats. Asian Journal of Andrology 4: 249-253, 2002. Impact Factor 1.302.

2001 Publications

Koyuncuoglu H, Nurten A, Enginar N, Ozerman B, Kara I. The effects of different 4-aminopyridine and morphine combinations on the intensity of morphine abstinence. Pharmacological Research 43: 245-250, 2001.

Isbir T, Agaçhan B, Yilmaz H, Aydin M, Kara I, Eker E, Eker D. Apolipoprotein E gene polymorphism and lipid profiles in Alzheimer’s disease. American Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease 16: 77-81, 2001.

Isbir T, Agaçhan B, Yilmaz H, Aydin M, Kara I, Eker D, Eker E. Interaction between apolipoprotein E and angiotensin converting enzyme genotype in Alzheimer’s disease. American Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease 16 (4):205-10, 2001.

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