Prof. Dr. Sertaç ÖNDE

Middle East Technical University, Department of Biological Sciences, 06800 Ankara/TURKEY

Office Room: 243

Tel: +90 312 210 5175

Fax: +90 312 210 7976

E - Mail: sertac[-at-]metu.edu.tr


Education: B.Sc. and M.Sc. METU; Ph.D. University of Leeds

Research Interest: Plant tissue culture; Plant Gene Transfer Plant phylogenetics

Description of research activities:

Selected Publications:

S. Önde, T.S. Futers, A.C. Cuming 1994 Rapid analysis of an osmotic stress responsive promoter by transient expression in intact wheat embryos. J. Exp. Bot. 45(274):561-566.

Özgen, M., Önde, S., Birsin, M., Sancak, C. “Transient expression of -glucuronidase (GUS) gene in mature embryos of winter durum wheat via microprojectile bombardment”. Wheat Information Service, Number: 89, pp 30-32, 1999.

Önde, S., Birsin, M., Yıldız, M., Sancak, C., Özgen, M. “Transfer of a -glucuronidase reporter gene to sugarbeet (Beta vulgaris L.) via microprojectile bombardment” Turk. J. Agric. For. Vol 24, pp 487-490, 2000.

Özgen M, Birsin MA, Önde S. The effect of hybrid vigor on callus induction and plant regeneration from mature embryo culture of barley (Hordeum vulgare). Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Cult. 2005; 82(1): 67 – 74.

Lise Y, Kaya Z, Işık F, Sabuncu R, Kandemir İ, Önde S. The impact of over-exploitation on the genetic structure of Turkish red pine (Pinus brutia Ten.) populations determined by RAPD markers. Silva Fennica 2007; 41(2): 211-220.

Yıldız M, Önde S, Özgen M. Sucrose effects on concentration and plant regeneration from sugarbeet leaf and petiole explants. J Sugarbeet Res. 2007; 44(1&2): 1-15.

Özgen M, Yıldız M, Koyuncu N, Önde S. The effect of seed size on tissue culture response of callus from endosperm-supported mature embryos of Barley (Hordeum vulgare L.). Cereal Res Commun. 2007; 35(3): 1415-1425.

Dizkırıcı, A., Özcan, H.E., Önde, S., Temel, F., Akar, T. Budak, H. and Kaya, Z. Microsatellite (SSR) variation in Barley germplasm and its potential use for marker assisted selection in scald resistance breeding. International Journal of Integrative Biology 4 (1):9-15, 2008.

Kandemir, G., Kaya, Z., Temel, F. and Önde S. Genetic Variation in Cold Hardiness in Turkish Red Pine (Pinus brutia Ten.): Implications for Potential Climate Change Silvae Genetica 59(2): 49-57, 2010.

Kocer, Z.A, Gozen A.G, Önde, S. and Kaya, Z. Indirect organogenesis from bud explants of Juniperus communis L.: Effects of genotype, gender, sampling time and growth regulator combinations. Dendrobiology 66: 36-40, 2011.

Zeybek, E, Önde S. and Kaya, Z. Improved in vitro micropropagation method with adventitious corms and roots for endangered saffron. Cent. Eur. J. Biol. 7(1) : 138-145, 2012.

Özgen, M, Özdilek A, Birsin M.A, Önde, S, Şahin D, Açıkgöz, S and Kaya Z. Ancient DNA Analysis from in vitro grown tissues of 1600 Years-Old seeds revealed the species as Anagyris foetida. Seed Science Res. 22 : 279-286, 2012.

Dizkirici A,• Kansu, C • Onde S,•
Birsin, M • Ozgen M,• Kaya, Z. Phylogenetic relationships among Triticum L. and Aegilops
L. species as genome progenitors of bread wheat based
on sequence diversity in trnT-F region of chloroplast DNA.
Genet Resour Crop Evol. DOI 10.1007/s10722-013-9988-x

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