Sadık KAGA
Position: 
Ph.D
Lab: 
KB311
Educational Background: 

Atatürk University BS,Chemistry 2000-2004

Afyon Kocatepe University MS,Chemistry 2004-2006

Boğaziçi University PhD,Chemistry 2010-2016

 

Research: 

-Synthesis and characterization of dendrons and their polymer conjugates using click reactions.

-Functional Hydrogels.

-Synthesis and characterization of monomers, polymers and polymeric nanoparticles for drug delivery

-Cytotoxicity,  pharmacokinetics , toxicity and biodistribution studies.

Publications: 

1-Kaga, S., Troung, N. P., Esser, L., Shenyschyn, D., Sanyal, A., Sanyal, R., Quinn, J. F., Davis, T. P, Kaminskas, L. M., Whittaker, M. R.

   'Influence of Size and Shape on the Biodistribution of Nanoparticles Prepared by Polymerization-Induced Self-Assembly (PISA)'

   Biomacromolecules. 2017, ASAP.

2-Kaga, S., Arslan, M., Sanyal, R., Sanyal, A.

    ‘Dendrimers and Dendrons as Versatile Building Blocks for the Fabrication of Functional Hydrogels.’

    Molecules 2016, 21, 497.

3-Kaga S., Gevrek T. N. Sanyal A., Sanyal R.

    ‘Synthesis and Functionalization of Dendron-Polymer Conjugate Based Hydrogels via Sequential Thiol-Ene “Click” Reactions.’

     J. Polym. Sci., Part A: Polym. Chem. 2016, 54, 926–934

4-Kaga S., Yapar S., Manavoglu Gecici E., Sanyal R.

    ‘Photopatternable “Clickable” Hydrogels: “Orthogonal” Control over Fabrication and Functionalization.’

    Macromolecules. 2015, 48, 5106−5115.

5-Cemek M., Kaga S., Simsek N., Buyukokuroglu M.E., Konuk M.

    ‘Antihyperglycemic and antioxidative potential of Matricaria chamomilla L. in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats.’

    Journal of Natural Medicines. 2008, 62, 284–293.

Hobbies: 

Fishing and camping and playing guitar.