2021 News

Dr. Serap Aksoy Elected to the National Academy of Sciences

Dr. Serap Aksoy from Yale University is elected to the National Academy of Sciences in recognition of her distinguished research focusing on the biological and epidemiological basis of mammalian host-pathogen- insect vector interactions.   full story

Inventors of BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, Drs. Tureci and Sahin received German's highest honor

Turkish scientists Dr. Ozlem Tureci and Dr. Ugur Sahin, the inventors of the BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, receieved the highest honor of Germany.   full story

EURAXESS is organizing free webinars for publishing in academic journals

EURAXESS “How to Get Published” webinar series is co-hosted by EURAXESS North America and Latin America & the Caribbean,   full story

Prof. Banu Onaral will be a keynote speaker at the live event on The Impact of Turkish Women in the US

Assembly of Turkish American Associations (ATAA) and ATAA Committee on UN Relations hosts an live event on The Impact of Turkish Women in the US. Our board member Prof. Banu Onaral will be a keynote speaker.   full story

Dr. Ali Beskok and Dr. J.-C. Chiao developed a new and faster antibody test to detect COVID-19

Scientists from SMU developed a new antibody test to detect the presence of antibodies generated in response to COVID-19 faster and with more accuracy than current antibody testing.   full story

Professor Mete Atatüre Wins "2020 Thomas Young Medal and Prize Recipient"

Professor Mete Atatüre from Cambridge University has been presented "2020 Thomas Young Medal and Prize Recipient "for his pioneering contributions to quantum optical phenomena in semiconductors and diamond, creating new applications in quantum technologies."   full story

Murat Gunel Wins 2020 Academy Prize in Health and Life Sciences from the Turkish Academy of Sciences

Professor Murat Günel from the Neurosurgery Department of Yale University receives the 2020 TÜBA Academy Award in health and life sciences.   full story