Hulya Akdemir

Gebze Technical UniversityTurkey

Dr. Hülya Akdemir holds a BS degree in Biology from the Istanbul University (Turkey) and MSc and PhD degrees from Gebze Technical University (Turkey), where she is currently working as a researcher. Her research interests are mainly related to different aspects of plant biotechnology including micropropagation and cryopreservation of ornamental and woody plants, assessment of genetic integrity in the plants by DNA-based molecular markers, development of genetic transformation techniques, as well as gene expression profiling of cell wall–related genes.