ASSOC.PROF.DR. İLKER ATEŞ    
Name : İLKER
Surname : ATEŞ
E-Mail : ilkerates976@gmail.com
Phone Number : 203 31 21
Title : ASSOC.PROF.DR.
Unit : FACULTY OF PHARMACY
Department :
Personal Information

CURRICULUM VITAE

 

Ilker ATES, PhD

 

Ankara University, Faculty of Pharmacy

Department of Toxicology

06100, Tandogan, Ankara, TURKEY

Phone: +90-312-2033121

iates@pharmacy.ankara.edu.tr

 

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Birth date and place: 25.10.1976, Ankara, TURKEY

Nationality: Turkish

Status: Married, one child

Foreign Languages: English (advanced), German (intermediate)

 

 

EDUCATION

Middle and high School: TED Ankara College, Ankara, TURKEY, 1986-1993

University: Ankara University, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ankara, TURKEY, 1993-1997

Master of Science: Ankara University, Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Toxicology, Ankara, TURKEY, 1997-2000

Doctorate: Ankara University, Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Toxicology, Ankara, TURKEY, 2000-2005

 

OBJECTIVE

Research Assisstant, Toxicology

 

 

MEMBERSHIPS

1) Member of Turkish Society of Toxicology (1999-  )

2) The Federation of European Toxicologists and Societies of Toxicology (EUROTOX) (1999-  )

3) International Union of Toxicology (IUTOX) (1999-  )

 

 


ADMINISTRATIVE TASKS

1. Research Assistants Representative of Ankara University Faculty of Pharmacy (2013-     )

2. General Secretary of the Turkish Society of Toxicology (2011-    )

3. Computer Commission Member of Ankara University Faculty of Pharmacy (2009-    )

4. Member of the Board of Directors of Ankara University, Faculty of Pharmacy Alumni  

    Association (Treasurer) (2008- 2012)

5. Advisor of Ankara University Faculty of Pharmacy graduate students (2008-    )

6. 50th Anniversary Almanac Commission Member of Ankara University Faculty of Pharmacy (2009-2010)

7. ISOPS-9 Organization Committee Member of Ankara University Faculty of Pharmacy (2008- 2009)

8. 40th Anniversary Almanac Commission Member of Ankara University Faculty of Pharmacy (1999-2000)


SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITIES

Research Interests:

1) Immunotoxicology

2) Occupational toxicology

3) Genetic toxicology


Theses:

Master of Science: The oxidative DNA base damage in testes tissue of rats after intraperitoneal cadmium injection (1997-2000)

Doctorate: Genotypic and phenotypic analysis of cytokines related with coal dust-induced pneumoconiosis (2000-2005)

 

International Publications:

1. KARAKAYA, A., YUCESOY, B., YUCEL, A., ERDEM, N., ATES, I,
    SABIR, H.U., IMIR, T. (1999). Proliferative response of peripheral blood
    lymphocytes and lymphocyte subpopulations in n-hexane, toluen and
    methyl ethyl ketone co-exposed workers.
Environ. Toxicol.
    Pharmacol.
 8:53-58.

2. ATES, I., SUZEN, H.S., AYDIN, A., KARAKAYA. A. (2004). The oxidative DNA base damage in testes of rats after intraperitoneal cadmium injection. Biometals, 17:371-377.

3. ATES, I., YILMAZER-MUSA, M., YUCESOY, B., KARAKAYA, A. (2004). Determination of exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in some work groups in Turkey by measurement of 1-hydroxypyrene levels in urine. Bullet. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 73:242-248.,

4. KARAKAYA A., ATES, I., YUCESOY, B., (2004). Effects of occupational chronic PAH exposure on T-lymphocyte functions and NK cell activity in asphalt and coke oven workers. Human Exp. Toxicol. 23:317-322.

5. ATES I., SUZEN, SH., YUCESOY B., TEKIN IO., KARAKAYA A. (2008). Association of Cytokine Gene Polymorphisms in CWP and Its Severity in Turkish Coal Workers Am. J. Ind. Med. 51: 741-747.

6. ATES I., YUCESOY B., YUCEL A., SUZEN, SH., KARAKAS A., KARAKAYA A. (2011). Possible effect of gene polymorphism on the release of TNFA and IL1 cytokines in coal workers' pneumoconiosis. Exp. Toxicol. Pathol.63: 175-179.

7. ALTUNER D., SUZEN, SH., ATES I., KOC GV., ARAL Y., KARAKAYA A. (2011). Are PON 1 Q/R 192 and M/L 55 polymorphisms risk factors for diabetes complications in Turkish population? Clin. Biochem. 44: 372-376.   

8. CEMILOGLU ULKER O., ATAK A., ATES I., KARAKAYA A. (2011).Evaluation of auricular lymph node cell lymphocyte proliferation and cytokine production as non-radioactive endpoints during murine contact allergy. J. Immunotoxicol. 8: 131-139.

9. ALTUNER D., ATES I., SUZEN, SH., KOC GV., ARAL Y., KARAKAYA A. (2011). The relationship of PON1 QR 192 and LM 55 polymorphisms with serum paraoxonase activities of Turkish diabetic patients Toxicol. Ind. Health 27: 873-878.

10. ATES I., CEMILOGLU ULKER O., AKDEMIR C., KARAKAYA A. (2011). Correlation of Ochratoxin A exposure to urinary levels of 8-Hydroxydeoxyguanosine and Malondialdehyde in a Turkish population Bullet. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 86: 258-262.

11. CEMILOGLU ULKER O., ATES I., ATAK A., KARAKAYA A. (2012). Evaluation of Non-Radioactive Endpoints of Ex-vivo Local Lymph Node Assay-BrdU to Investigate Selected Contact Sensitizers. J. Immunotoxicol. 10: 1-8.

 

National Publications:

1) ATEŞ İ., KARAKAYA A., TEKİN, İÖ., YÜCESOY B. (2010) Kömür işçileri pnömokonyozunda sitokinlerin önemi. Türkiye 17. Kömür Kongresi Bildiriler Kitabı (Proceedings of the 17th Coal Congress of Turkey), June, 02-04, 2010, Zonguldak, Turkey, p. 503-506. 

2) ATES I. (2011). Occupational mineral dust induced toxicity and cytokines Turkish J. Pharm. Sci. 8: 81-89.

 

Book Chapters:

1) ATEŞ İ. (2010). Kömür işçileri pnömokonyozu: Neden sitokinler? in: Eczacılıkta Yenilikler 2. (Onur F. eds) Ankara University Faculty of Pharmacy Publications No: 99. p. 271-277.

 

Projects:

1. The investigation of cellular immune functions in a group of workers exposed to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, The Research Fund of Ankara University 1998 (98-03-00-07).

2. The role of cytokine and cytokine gene polymorphisms in the progression and severity of coal workers’pneumoconiosis, The Research Fund of Ankara University 2003 (03–08-03-036).

3. Allergenic potency of the chemicals by using non-radioactive Local Lymph Node Assay and comparison with the Patch Test results, The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) 2008 (107S365).

4. The investigation of cytokine gene polymorphisms related with the development of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus disease complications (BAP Project, accepted in January 2012)

 

Oral Presentations:

1. ATES, I., SUZEN, H.S., YUCEL, A., YUCESOY, B., KARAKAYA, A. (2007). The effects of mutations in TNF-α and IL-1 genes on the levels of these cytokines released from blood monocytes. 5th International Conference on Environmental Mutagens in Human Populations, May 20-24, Antalya, Turkey.

2. ATEŞ İ., KARAKAYA A., TEKİN, İÖ., YÜCESOY B. (2010) Kömür işçileri pnömokonyozunda sitokinlerin önemi Türkiye 17. Kömür Kongresi, 02-04 Haziran 2010, Zonguldak, Türkiye.

3. ATEŞ İ., KARAKAYA A., (2011) The role of cytokine gene polymorphisms on development of occupational pneumoconiotic diseases. 19. Dünya İş Sağlığı ve ve Güvenliği Kongresi, 11-15 Eylül 2011, İstanbul, Türkiye. 

 

 Posters (International and National):

1. KARAKAYA,  A.,  YUCESOY,  B., YUCEL, A., ERDEM, N., ERDEM, O., ATES, I., BURGAZ, S., KARAKAYA, A.E. (1999). Immunotoxicological evaluation of n-hexane, toluen and methyl ethyl ketone co-exposure in shoe workers. The 4th Congress of Toxicology in Developing Countries, November 6-10, Antalya, Turkey.

2. ATES, I., YUCESOY, B., YUCEL, A., ERDEM, N., KARAKAYA,  A. (2000).  Changes in proliferative response of human peripheral blood lymphocytes by co-exposure to n-hexane, toluene and methyl ethyl ketone, 6th International Symposium on Pharmaceutical Sciences ISOPS-6, June 27-29, Ankara, Turkey.

3. KARAKAYA, A., YUCESOY, B., YUCEL, A., ERDEM, N., ERDEM, O., ATES, I., BURGAZ, S., KARAKAYA,  A.E. (2000). Immunotoxicological evaluation of n-hexane, toluene and methyl ethyl ketone (MEK) co-exposure in shoe workers, Toxicology Lett., Abstracts of EUROTOX 2000, September 17-20, London, UK, Suppl. 1/116, 1-136.

4. KARAKAYA, A., ATES, I., JARUGA, P., SUZEN, H.S., DIZDAROGLU, M. (2001). The oxidative DNA base damage in testis tissue of rats after intraperitoneal cadmium injection, Toxicology, Abstracts of the IX th International Congress of Toxicology, 8-12 July, Brisbane, Australia, 164, p.58.

5. ATEŞ, I., JARUGA, P., AYDIN, A., SUZEN, H.S., DIZDAROGLU, M., KARAKAYA, A. (2001). Cadmium-induced degredation of the base component in DNA of testis tissues and the effects on the repairing system. Toxicology Lett., Abstracts of EUROTOX 2001, 13-16 September p.122, İstanbul, Turkey.

6. KARAKAYA, A., ATES, I., YUCESOY, B. (2002). Effects of occupational chronic PAH exposure on immune functions. Abstracts of EUROTOX, 15-18 September 2002, Budapest, Hungary.

7. ATES, I., YUCESOY, B., YILMAZER-MUSA, M., KARAKAYA, A. (2003). Alterations in some immunolological parameters following polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon exposure in two different groups of asphalt workers, ISOPS 7, 24-27 June, Proceedings and Abstracts, p.328, Ankara, Turkey.

8. ATES, I., YUCESOY, B., YILMAZER-MUSA, M., KARAKAYA, A. (2003).  Comparison of Some Immune Responses of Two Groups of Workers Exposed to Various Levels of PAHs, 41st Congress of The European Societies of Toxicology (EUROTOX 2003), 28 September-1 October, Florence, Italy.

9. ATES, I., YILMAZER-MUSA, M., YUCESOY, B., KARAKAYA, A. (2003).  Assessment of Exposure to Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Three Different Groups of Workers in Turkey, Through Measurement of the Urinary Metabolite 1-Hydroxypyrene, 5th International Congress of Turkish Society of Toxicology (5th IC-TST), 30 October-2 November Abstract Book, p.241, Antalya, Turkey. 

10. ATES, I., ALTUNER, D., SUZEN, SH., VARAN KOC, G., ARAL, Y., KARAKAYA, A. (2004). Paraoxonase (PON1) M/L55 polymorphısm in type 2 diabetic patients with complicated by nephropathy. Bioinformatics-I, 20-26 June, Antalya, Turkey.

11. KARAKAYA, A., ALTUNER, D., SUZEN, S.H., ATES, I., VARAN KOC, G., ARAL, Y. (2004). Paraoxonase (PON1) M/L 55 polymorphism in type 2 diabetic patients with complicated by nephropathy, Toxicol Applied Pharmacol. ICTX-2004, 197:255-256. 

12. KARAKAYA, A., ALTUNER, D., SUZEN, SH., ATES, I., VARAN KOC, G., ARAL, Y. (2005). Paraoxonase polymorphism Leu-Met55 and its relationship to diabetic complications in patients with non-insulin dependent Diabetes Mellitus. The 44th annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology.6-10 March, New Orleans, USA.

13. ATES, I., SUZEN, SH.,  YUCESOY, B., KARAKAYA, A. (2006). The effects of TNF-α cytokine gene polymorphisms and the stimulation and release from blood monocytes of coal workers in turkey leading to coal workers’ pneumoconiosis disease, 6th International Congress of Turkish Society of Toxicology “Chemical Safety and Toxicology”. 6th IC-TST; 2-5 November, Antalya,Turkey.

14. KARAKAYA A, ATES I, YUCESOY B, Suzen SH, (2006). Cytokine genes in susceptibility to coal workers’ pneumoconiosis, Toxicology Letters, The EUROTOX 2006/6 CTDC, S105.

15. KARAKAYA, A., ATES, I., SUZEN, SH., YUCESOY, B. (2007). Are TNF-α and IL-1 promoter mutations associated with the risk of coal workers’ pneumoconiosis? 5th International Conference on Environmental Mutagens in Human Populations, May 20-24, Ankara, Turkey.

16. ATES, I., SUZEN, H.S., YUCEL, A., YUCESOY, B., KARAKAYA, A. (2007). The effects of mutations in TNF-α and IL-1 genes on the levels of these cytokines released from blood monocytes. 5th International Conference on Environmental Mutagens in Human Populations, May 20-24, Antalya, Turkey.

17. KARAKAYA, A., ATES, I., SUZEN, SH., YUCESOY, B., KARAKAS, Y. (2007). Tumor necrosis factor-alpha promoter polymorphism is associated with the risk of coal workers’ pneumoconiosis. International Congress of Toxicology ICT-XI, 15-19 July, Montreal,Canada.

18. ATES, I., YUCEL, A., SUZEN, HS., YUCESOY, B., KARAKAYA, A. (2008). Coal dust-induced release of TNFA and IL1 from blood monocytes of Turkish coal workers with CWP. 3rd Euro-Asia Conference on Hazardous Waste & Human Health, March 26-30, Istanbul, Turkey.

19. ATES I., SUZEN HS., YUCESOY B., KARAKAYA A. (2008). What is the role of anti-inflammatory cytokines on the development of CWP. 45th Congress of the European Societies of Toxicology. October 5-8, Rhodes, Greece.

20. KARAKAYA A. ULKER OC., ATES I. The murine local lymph node assay with non-radioactive alternative endpoints. 48th Annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology, March 15-19, 2009,Baltimore, USA.

21. ATES I., ULKER ÖC., AKDEMİR Ç., KARAKAYA A. Okratoksin A ile idrar 8-hidroksideoksiguanin ve monoaldehit seviyeleri arasındaki ilişkinin saptanması. 7. Uluslararası Katılımlı Türk Toksikoloji Derneği Kongresi, 30 Mayıs–1 Haziran 2009, Ankara, Türkiye

22. ÜLKER ÖC., ATES I., KARAKAYA A. DNCB ve parafenilendiaminin LLNA ile alerji ve irritasyon potansiyelleri. 7. Uluslararası Katılımlı Türk Toksikoloji Derneği Kongresi, 30 Mayıs–1 Haziran 2009, Ankara, Türkiye.

23. ULKER OC., ATES I., KARAKAYA A. Non-radioactive endpoints of local lymph node assay based on in vivo and ex vivo 5-bromo-2’-deoxyuridine incorporation. ISOPS-9, 23-26 Haziran 2009, Ankara, Türkiye.

24. ATEŞ İ., KARAKAYA A., TEKİN, İÖ., YÜCESOY B. (2010) Kömür işçileri pnömokonyozunda sitokinlerin önemi Türkiye 17. Kömür Kongresi Bildiriler Kitabı (Proceedings of the 17th Coal Congress of Turkey), 02-04 Haziran 2010, Zonguldak, Türkiye, p. 503-506. 

25. ATEŞ İ., ULKER Ö., AKDEMİR Ç., KARAKAYA A. Okratoksin A maruziyeti ile idrarda 8-hidroksideoksiguanozin ve malondialdehit seviyeleri arasındaki korelasyonun araştırılması Çevre ve Toksikoloji Sempozyumu, 22 Ekim 2010, Mersin, Türkiye

26. ATEŞ İ., KARAKAYA A., (2011) The role of cytokine gene polymorphisms on development of occupational pneumoconiotic diseases. 19. Dünya İş Sağlığı ve Güvenliği Kongresi, 11-15 Eylül 2011, İstanbul, Türkiye.

27. ULKER OC., ATEŞ İ., ATAK A., KARAKAYA A., (2012) Investigation of the utility of the non-radioactive endpoints of ex-vivo LLNA-BrdU method using some cosmetic chemicals. ISOPS-10, 26-29 Haziran 2012, Ankara, Türkiye.

28. KOCATEPE A., ATEŞ İ., KARAKAYA A., (2012) Are common variants of various cytokine genes associated with risk of Type 2 diabetic complications? ISOPS-10, 26-29 Haziran 2012, Ankara, Türkiye.

29. ATEŞ İ., KOCATEPE A., KARAKAYA A. Tip II Diyabet hastalığı komplikasyonlarına sitokin etkisi. II. Bölgesel Toksikoloji Sempozyumu, 3-4 Mayıs 2013, Eskişehir, Türkiye

30. CEMİLOĞLU ÜLKER Ö., KARAKAYA A., ATEŞ İ., Fragrans karışımı ve Peru Balsamının temas alerjik kontakt dermatit oluşturma potansiyellerinin ex vivo LLNA-BrDU yöntemi ile araştırılması. II. Bölgesel Toksikoloji Sempozyumu, 3-4 Mayıs 2013, Eskişehir, Türkiye

 

 Courses

1)  Bioinformatics-I, June, 20-26, 2004, Antalya, Turkey

2) Ankara University Animal Experiments Local Ethics Committee “Expert of Experimental Animals Certificate”, 2007.

3) “Implementing and Auditing The Cyanide Code”, International Cyanide Management Institute, June 22, 2010, İstanbul, Turkey.

4) “Power Point Presentations Techniques Seminar”, September 28, 2010 Ankara.

5)   Advanced Toxicology Course, November 14-18, 2011, Kuşadası, Turkey

6) The Ministry of Environment and Urbanization, REACH Chemicals Project Seminar, February 14, 2012, Ankara, Turkey

7) Turkish Society of Toxicology Education Course 5: “Safety Evaluation of Cosmetical Products”, June 07-09, 2013, Ankara.