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.


November, 2022: Safacan has received the TÜBA-GEBİP Outstanding Young Scientists Award.

June, 2022: Our collaborative study has been published in ChemPhotoChem. Congrats Toghrul!

May, 2022: Our recent study on acetylcholinesterase imaging has been published in Materials Chemistry Frontiers. Congrats Musa!

May, 2022: Eda and Toghrul’s paper has been published in ACS Applied Bio Materials.

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