Kolemen Research Laboratory

About Us

The Kolemen Lab located in the Department of Chemistry at Koc University, Istanbul. Research in the group lies in interdisciplinary approaches within the field of synthetic organic chemistry, chemical biology and bio-organic chemistry. Current research interests particularly focus on development of small-molecule based fluorescent probes for bio-imaging, design of activatable photosensitizers for photodynamic therapy as well as preparation of drug delivery and theranostic (therapy + diagnosis) systems.


Agu, 2021: Büşra & Tuğrul’s paper appeared in Dyes and Pigments. The work was done in collaboration with the Sennaroglu and Yagci-Acar Labs.

Jul, 2021: Our group receives a grant from the TUBITAK 3501 Program for a duration of 2 years

Jul, 2021: Sultan Çetin successfully defended her MSc thesis. Congrats!

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