News 2008

You will find news that may be of interest to TASSA members here. They are ordered chronologically. You can see the full news article by following the "full story" link at the end of the summary. After viewing the full article, please click the "Back" button on top of the article.

2008 TASSA Election Results

2008 TASSA Elections are now completed. We are pleased to announce the following election results indicating the votes received by the candidates...   full story


A Friendly Competition in Science

A friendly competition is raging these days between Europe and the USA. It is taking place in the arena of answering the question: “why does matter exist?”   full story

Professor Selim Ünlü has received TÜBITAK Special Award

TASSA member Professor Ünlü was recognized by The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) for his “significant contributions to research at the international level..   full story

International group led by a TASSA member identified genetic risk factors for intracranial aneurysms

The findings, published in December 2008 issue of Nature Genetics, could lead to new screening tests to identify hundreds of thousands of people at risk for strokes caused by bleeding...   full story

Conference on Translational Research and Commercialization of Nanotechnologies

National Innovation Initiative (UIG) in collaboration with Turkish American Scientists and Scholars Association (TASSA) is organizing an international conference on December 22-23, 2008, in Sabanci Center, 4. Levent, Istanbul, Turkey...   full story