Deniz Atasoy

Assistant Professor at Department of Physiology

Istanbul Medipol University, Turkey



Deniz Atasoy had his PhD degree from University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas in 2007 with Thomas Sudhof and Ege Kavalali working on synaptic adhesion molecules and spontaneous synaptic release. Between 2007-2013 he worked as a postdoctoral researcher at HHMI-Janelia Research Campus, Virginia with Scott Sternson on hypothalamic circuits regulating food intake. Since 2014 he is an Assistant Professor at Department of Physiology, Istanbul Medipol University- Turkey.