Mehmet Akif KILIC

Senior Lecturer and Researcher, Akdeniz University

About Mehmet Akif KILIC

  • MSc in Bacterial Physiology and PhD in Protein Biochemistry
  • Professor (Associate) at Akdeniz University

Structural and functional analysis of rat prolactin receptor gene. Rat prolactin receptor and isoforms in liver and kidney. Non-genotoxic toxicity and tumorigenesis mechanisms of ochratoxin A (OTA) in vivo and in vitro. The role of testosterone and estrogen in OTA toxicity. The receptor mediated OTA toxicity and tumorigenesis in rat kidney.

  • Ochratoxins
  • Prolactin Receptors
  • Estrogen Antagonists
  • Estrogen Receptor
  • Testosterone
  • Androgen Receptors
  • Nonsteroidal Anti-Androgens
  • Ovariectomy
  • Castration
  • mRNA Expression
  • Renal Pathology
  • Renal Cancer
  • Targeted Drug Delivery
  • Toxicity
  • Endocrine Disruption
  • Reproductive Toxicology
  • Estrogens
  • Cancer Biology
  • Androgens
  • Steroids
  • Toxicity Studies
  • Native PAGE
  • Endocrine Disruptors
  • Environmental Toxicology
  • Animal Physiology
  • Encapsulation
  • Cancer Research
  • Nanoparticles
  • Microbiology
  • Biotechnology
  • Proteins
  • Protein Stability
  • Ions
  • Mycotoxins
  • Cancer Cell Biology
  • Fluorescence Spectroscopy
  • Site-Directed Mutagenesis
  • Wistar Rats
  • Protein Folding
  • Circular Dichroism
  • Protein Conformation
  • Cell Culture
  • Molecular Endocrinology
  • Neuroendocrinology
  • Biomarkers
  • PCR
  • Protein Purification
  • Reproductive Endocrinology
  • Protein Structure
  • Protein-Protein Interaction

Research Interest

Apoptosis Autophagy Biophysics Biotechnology Cancer Cell Cycle Cell Signalling Chemical Biology Computational Biology Developmental Biology Drug Design Evolution Gene Therapy Genome Organization and Stability Glycobiology Host–Pathogen Interaction Immunology Infectious Disease Membranes and Membrane Proteins Membrane Trafficking Metabolomics Microbiology Molecular Medicine Peptide Chemistry and Modelling Protein Chemistry Protein Engineering Protein Expression Protein Structure/Modifications Proteomics Receptors Regulation of Gene Expression RNA RNAi

Other Expertise/Interests

Postgraduate training Undergraduate teaching

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