F. Yesim Demirci, MD

Associate Professor, Human Genetics

Contact

3133 Public Health, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261
R-znvy: slq6@cvgg.rqh
Primary Phone: 967-838-2648


Personal Statement

Dr. Demirci's major research area of interest is to investigate the genetic and molecular basis of complex human diseases, with current primary focus on immune-mediated conditions, autoimmune diseases, and inflammatory or malignant ocular disorders. Her research involves the use of various omics approaches to gain further insights into the disease mechanisms and unravel new potential biomarkers and/or therapeutic targets.


Teaching

HUGEN 2034 "Biochemical and Molecular Genetics of Complex Diseases" (Co-Instructor)


Selected Publications

F. Yesim  Demirci