turkey

Summary

Alias: common turkey, wild turkey, Meleagris gallopavo, Meleagris gallopavo Linnaeus, 1758

Top Publications

  1. Rawal S, Yip S, Coulombe R. Cloning, expression and functional characterization of cytochrome P450 3A37 from turkey liver with high aflatoxin B1 epoxidation activity. Chem Res Toxicol. 2010;23:1322-9 pubmed publisher
    ..We previously reported the discovery of P450 1A5 from turkey liver, which like its human homologue, 1A2, bioactivated AFB(1) to exo-AFBO and aflatoxin M(1) (AFM(1))...
  2. Dalloul R, Long J, Zimin A, Aslam L, Beal K, Blomberg L, et al. Multi-platform next-generation sequencing of the domestic turkey (Meleagris gallopavo): genome assembly and analysis. PLoS Biol. 2010;8: pubmed publisher
    ..BAC physical contig map provided a cost-effective assembly of the genome sequence of the domestic turkey (Meleagris gallopavo)...
  3. Dimcheff D, Drovetski S, Mindell D. Phylogeny of Tetraoninae and other galliform birds using mitochondrial 12S and ND2 genes. Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2002;24:203-15 pubmed
    ..ages of 37mya for divergence of Numididae and Phasianidae and 28mya for the divergence of Tetraoninae and Meleagris gallopavo. These estimates must be viewed as tentative as they depend on tests of rates of molecular evolution and ..
  4. Axelsson E, Webster M, Smith N, Burt D, Ellegren H. Comparison of the chicken and turkey genomes reveals a higher rate of nucleotide divergence on microchromosomes than macrochromosomes. Genome Res. 2005;15:120-5 pubmed
    ..We studied the effects of these factors by analyzing patterns of nucleotide substitution in two sets of chicken-turkey sequence alignments...
  5. Chaves L, Rowe J, Reed K. Survey of a cDNA library from the turkey (Meleagris gallopavo). Genome. 2005;48:12-7 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, 694 ESTs were sequenced and analyzed from a library derived from a 24-day-old turkey embryo. The 437 unique sequences identified were divided into 76 assembled contigs and 361 singletons...
  6. Yip S, Coulombe R. Molecular cloning and expression of a novel cytochrome p450 from turkey liver with aflatoxin b1 oxidizing activity. Chem Res Toxicol. 2006;19:30-7 pubmed
    ..Using 3'- and 5'-rapid amplification of cDNA ends (RACE), we amplified from turkey liver RNA a full-length 1.73 kb cDNA predicted to be 528 amino acids with 94...
  7. Warne T, Serrano Vega M, Baker J, Moukhametzianov R, Edwards P, Henderson R, et al. Structure of a beta1-adrenergic G-protein-coupled receptor. Nature. 2008;454:486-91 pubmed publisher
    ..The modified turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) receptor was selected to be in its antagonist conformation and its thermostability improved by earlier ..
  8. Guan X, Silva P, Gyenai K, Xu J, Geng T, Tu Z, et al. The mitochondrial genome sequence and molecular phylogeny of the turkey, Meleagris gallopavo. Anim Genet. 2009;40:134-41 pubmed publisher
    The mitochondrial genome (mtGenome) has been little studied in the turkey (Meleagris gallopavo), a species for which there is no publicly available mtGenome sequence...
  9. Chaves L, Krueth S, Reed K. Defining the turkey MHC: sequence and genes of the B locus. J Immunol. 2009;183:6530-7 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we present the MHC-B region of the turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) as a similarly constricted locus, with 34 genes identified within a 0...

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Publications266 found, 100 shown here

  1. Kim J, Bauer M, Mendoza K, Reed K, Coulombe R. Comparative genomics identifies new alpha class genes within the avian glutathione S-transferase gene cluster. Gene. 2010;452:45-53 pubmed publisher
    ..1, tGSTA1.2, tGSTA1.3, tGSTA2, tGSTA3 and tGSTA4) from turkey liver...
  2. Vidal O, Vi as J, Pla C. Variability of the melanocortin 1 receptor (MC1R) gene explains the segregation of the bronze locus in turkey (Meleagris gallopavo). Poult Sci. 2010;89:1599-602 pubmed publisher
    By sequencing the full coding region of the turkey melanocortin 1 receptor (MC1R) gene, we have found 4 mutations (c.96G > A, c.364A > T, c.450C > T, and c.887C > T) that are organized in 5 different haplotypes (MC1R*1 to MC1R*5)...
  3. Balaraman G, Bhattacharya S, Vaidehi N. Structural insights into conformational stability of wild-type and mutant beta1-adrenergic receptor. Biophys J. 2010;99:568-77 pubmed publisher
    Recent experiments to derive a thermally stable mutant of turkey beta-1-adrenergic receptor (beta1AR) have shown that a combination of six single point mutations resulted in a 20 degrees C increase in thermal stability in mutant beta1AR...
  4. Warne T, Moukhametzianov R, Baker J, Nehmé R, Edwards P, Leslie A, et al. The structural basis for agonist and partial agonist action on a ?(1)-adrenergic receptor. Nature. 2011;469:241-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we present four crystal structures of the thermostabilized turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) ?(1)-adrenergic receptor (?(1)AR-m23) bound to the full agonists carmoterol and isoprenaline and the ..
  5. Bovis F, Consolaro A, Pistorio A, Garrone M, Scala S, Patrone E, et al. Cross-cultural adaptation and psychometric evaluation of the Juvenile Arthritis Multidimensional Assessment Report (JAMAR) in 54 languages across 52 countries: review of the general methodology. Rheumatol Int. 2018;38:5-17 pubmed publisher
    ..Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom and United States of America. 9021 patients had JIA (10.7% systemic arthritis, 41...
  6. Sardanelli F, Aase H, Álvarez M, Azavedo E, Baarslag H, Balleyguier C, et al. Position paper on screening for breast cancer by the European Society of Breast Imaging (EUSOBI) and 30 national breast radiology bodies from Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Fran. Eur Radiol. 2017;27:2737-2743 pubmed publisher
    ..Digital mammography (not film-screen or computer radiography) should be used. • DBT is set to become "routine mammography" in the screening setting in the next future. ..
  7. Kim M, Ku S, Kim S, Lee H, Jin H, Kang S, et al. Safety Evaluations of Bifidobacterium bifidum BGN4 and Bifidobacterium longum BORI. Int J Mol Sci. 2018;19: pubmed publisher
    ..g., China, Germany, Jordan, Korea, Lithuania, New Zealand, Poland, Singapore, Thailand, Turkey, and Vietnam) as nutraceutical ingredients for decades, without any adverse events...
  8. Yildirim A, Karakaş F, Turker A. In vitro antibacterial and antitumor activities of some medicinal plant extracts, growing in Turkey. Asian Pac J Trop Med. 2013;6:616-24 pubmed publisher
    ..Reseda luteola (R. luteola) L., Viburnum lantana (V. lantana) L. and Mercurialis annua (M. annua) L.) grown in Turkey was conducted. Antibacterial activity was evaluated with 10 bacteria including Streptococcus pyogenes (S...
  9. Karakeçili F, Cikman A, Akin H, Gülhan B, Ozçiçek A. [A case of brucellosis and Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever coinfection in an endemic area]. Mikrobiyol Bul. 2016;50:322-7 pubmed
    ..Serum sample was sent to the Department of Microbiology Reference Laboratory at Public Health Agency of Turkey for CCHF testing...
  10. Abay S, Çakır Bayram L, Aydin F, Müştak H, Diker K, Erol I. Pathogenicity, genotyping and antibacterial susceptibility of the Listeria spp. recovered from stray dogs. Microb Pathog. 2019;126:123-133 pubmed publisher
    The present study aimed to determine the prevalence of Listeria spp. in stray dogs in the Kayseri province of Turkey. In addition, serotyping, genotyping and virulence gene analysis of the isolated Listeria spp...
  11. Yilmaz H, Tekelioglu B, Gurel A, Bamac O, Ozturk G, Cizmecigil U, et al. Frequency, clinicopathological features and phylogenetic analysis of feline morbillivirus in cats in Istanbul, Turkey. J Feline Med Surg. 2017;19:1206-1214 pubmed publisher
    ..was to investigate feline morbillivirus (FmoPV) frequency, phylogeny and associated pathology in cats in Istanbul, Turkey. Methods Samples from sick (n = 96) and dead ( n = 15) cats were analysed using reverse transcription PCR...
  12. Ozbilgin A, Çavuş İ, Yildirim A, Gunduz C. [The first monkey malaria in Turkey: a case of Plasmodium knowlesi]. Mikrobiyol Bul. 2016;50:484-90 pubmed
    ..This report is the first presentation of an imported case of P.knowlesi malaria in Turkey and aims to draw attention to the point that it could also be detected in future...
  13. Can H, Inceboz T, Caner A, Atalay Şahar E, Karakavuk M, Döşkaya M, et al. [Detection of Echinococcus granulosus and Echinococcus multilocularis in cyst samples using a novel single tube multiplex real-time polymerase chain reaction]. Mikrobiyol Bul. 2016;50:266-77 pubmed
    ..Epidemiological studies conducted in Turkey showed that the prevalence of CE is 291-585/100.000. It has also been showed that the seroprevalence of AE is 3.5%...
  14. Ubuka T, Tsutsui K. Evolution of gonadotropin-inhibitory hormone receptor and its ligand. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2014;209:148-61 pubmed publisher
    ..to GnIHR in the genome of six mammals (human, mouse, rat, cattle, cat, and rabbit), five birds (pigeon, chicken, turkey, budgerigar, and zebra finch), one reptile (green anole), one amphibian (Western clawed flog), six fishes (..
  15. Aras D, Cinar O, Cakar Z, Ozkavukcu S, Can A. Can dicoumarol be used as a gonad-safe anticancer agent: an in vitro and in vivo experimental study. Mol Hum Reprod. 2016;22:57-67 pubmed publisher
    ..agent' by DA, 2014 and was partly supported by The National Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (SBAG-109S415) to AC, OC and SO. The authors confirm that this article content presents no conflicts of interest.
  16. Inkaya A, Kaya F, Yıldız I, Uzun O, Erguven S. [Plasmodium falciparum malaria: evaluation of three imported cases]. Mikrobiyol Bul. 2016;50:328-32 pubmed
    Among Plasmodium species the causative agent of malaria in Turkey is P.vivax, however the incidence of imported falciparum malaria cases is steadily increasing. P...
  17. Nagy A, Mettenleiter T, Abdelwhab E. A brief summary of the epidemiology and genetic relatedness of avian influenza H9N2 virus in birds and mammals in the Middle East and North Africa. Epidemiol Infect. 2017;:1-14 pubmed publisher
    ..Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Bahrain, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Palestine, Israel, Syria, Lebanon, Turkey, Egypt, Sudan, Libya, Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco...
  18. Mazzio E, Soliman K. HTP Nutraceutical Screening for Histone Deacetylase Inhibitors and Effects of HDACis on Tumor-suppressing miRNAs by Trichostatin A and Grapeseed (Vitis vinifera) in HeLa cells. Cancer Genomics Proteomics. 2017;14:17-33 pubmed
    ..uva ursi), Green tea (Camellia sinensis), Meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria), Sassafras (Sassafras officinale), Turkey rhubarb (Rheum palmatum), epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG), gossypol and gallic acid...
  19. Ertilav M, Ozkul A, Zeytinoğlu A, Sen S, Sipahi S, Töz H, et al. [Meningoencephalitis caused by West Nile virus in a renal transplant recipient]. Mikrobiyol Bul. 2014;48:674-82 pubmed
    ..In this report, the first case of WNV encephalitis in an immunosuppressed patient with renal transplant in Turkey was presented...
  20. Karagöz A, Baran I, Aksu N, Acar S, Durmaz R. [Characterization and determination of antibiotic resistance profiles of a single clone Acinetobacter baumannii strains isolated from blood cultures]. Mikrobiyol Bul. 2014;48:566-76 pubmed
    ..2012-28 December 2012 at the Clinical Microbiology Laboratory of Ankara Numune Training and Research Hospital, Turkey, were included in the study. Identification of A...
  21. Usta E, Eroğlu C, Yanık K, Karadağ A, Güney A, Günaydın M. [Investigation of the presence of class 1, 2, 3 integrons and their relationships with antibiotic resistance in clinical Stenotrophomonas maltophilia isolates]. Mikrobiyol Bul. 2015;49:35-46 pubmed
    ..and the antibiotic resistance in different gram-negative bacteria have been investigated, the data are limited in Turkey especially for S.maltophilia...
  22. Karagülle M, Kardeş S, Karagülle M. Real-life effectiveness of spa therapy in rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases: a retrospective study of 819 patients. Int J Biometeorol. 2017;61:1945-1956 pubmed publisher
    ..with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases who were prescribed a spa therapy in various health resorts in Turkey between 2002 and 2012 were analyzed...
  23. Sun J, Wei Y, Rauf A, Zhang Y, Ma Y, Zhang X, et al. Methyltransferase-defective avian metapneumovirus vaccines provide complete protection against challenge with the homologous Colorado strain and the heterologous Minnesota strain. J Virol. 2014;88:12348-63 pubmed publisher
    Avian metapneumovirus (aMPV), also known as avian pneumovirus or turkey rhinotracheitis virus, is the causative agent of turkey rhinotracheitis and is associated with swollen head syndrome in chickens...
  24. Agabio R, Trogu E, Pani P. Antidepressants for the treatment of people with co-occurring depression and alcohol dependence. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2018;4:CD008581 pubmed publisher
    ..9 weeks (range 3 to 26 weeks). Eighteen studies took place in the USA, 12 in Europe, two in Turkey, and one in Australia...
  25. Whenham N, Wilson P, Bain M, Stevenson L, Dunn I. Comparative biology and expression of TENP, an egg protein related to the bacterial permeability-increasing family of proteins. Gene. 2014;538:99-108 pubmed publisher
    ..TENP is conserved across divergent avian species being found in chicken, turkey, duck and zebra finch and its expression profile confirmed in both chicken and duck...
  26. Gunel E, Polat Kilic G, Bulut E, Durul B, Acar S, Alpas H, et al. Salmonella surveillance on fresh produce in retail in Turkey. Int J Food Microbiol. 2015;199:72-7 pubmed publisher
    Although Turkey is one of the major producers of fruits and vegetables in the world, there has been no information available on the prevalence of pathogens in fresh produce...
  27. Korkmaz M, Dogan N. Biogeographic pattern of genetic diversity detected by RAPD and ISSR analysis in Gypsophila (Caryophyllaceae) species from Turkey. Genet Mol Res. 2015;14:8829-38 pubmed publisher
    Gypsophila L. is the 3rd-largest genus of Caryophyllaceae in Turkey, a country that includes 60 taxa belonging to 56 species of the 126 recognized in the genus...
  28. Guraslan H, Doğan K, Kaya C, Senturk M, Guraslan B, Helvacioglu C, et al. Could body mass index be an indicator for endometrial biopsy in premenopausal women with heavy menstrual bleeding?. Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2016;294:395-402 pubmed publisher
    ..Sadi Konuk Training and Research Hospital in Istanbul, Turkey, due to HMB and who underwent endometrial sampling...
  29. Berkol T, Kırlı E, Islam S, Pınarbaşı R, Özyıldırım Ä. Comparison of clinical and sociodemographic features of bipolar disorder patients with those of social anxiety disorder patients comorbid with bipolar disorder in Turkey. Saudi Med J. 2016;37:309-14 pubmed publisher
    ..patients that were treated at the Department of Psychiatry, Haseki Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey in 2015, and who provided their informed consents for participation in this study...
  30. Çetinkaya H, Matur E, Akyazi Ä, Ekiz E, Aydin L, Toparlak M. Serological and molecular investigation of Ehrlichia spp. and Anaplasma spp. in ticks and blood of dogs, in the Thrace Region of Turkey. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2016;7:706-714 pubmed publisher
    ..and Ehrlichia spp. in dogs and ticks in the Thrace Region of Turkey. A total of 400 blood samples and 912 ticks were collected from dogs living in shelters that are located in four ..
  31. Lee T, Lai M, Ismail P, Ramachandran V, Tan J, Teh L, et al. Analysis of ?1 and ?2 globin genes among patients with hemoglobin Adana in Malaysia. Genet Mol Res. 2016;15: pubmed publisher
    ..the ?-globin gene mutation found in our cases was similar to that reported in Indonesia (16%) but not to that in Turkey (0.6%)...
  32. Evered K, Evered E. "Not just eliminating the mosquito but draining the swamp": A critical geopolitics of Turkish Monitoring Center for Drugs and Drug Addiction and Turkey's approach to illicit drugs. Int J Drug Policy. 2016;33:6-14 pubmed publisher
    In the 1970s, Turkey ceased to be a significant producer state of illicit drugs, but it continued to serve as a key route for the trade of drugs between East and West...
  33. Ozturk O, Celik A, Uyar E. The Relation of Religious Attitudes and Behaviours with Depression in Boarding Quran Course Students. Psychiatr Danub. 2016;28:379-385 pubmed
    ..of 956 participants enrolled between June 2015 and December 2015 were included into study from Samsun city of Turkey. Volunteers, 13 years and over ones without any psychiatric disorders were included in the study...
  34. Tuygun G, Altuğ H, Elbir T, Gaga E. Modeling of air pollutant concentrations in an industrial region of Turkey. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2017;24:8230-8241 pubmed publisher
    ..and PM10 concentrations in ambient air of the Kutahya city located at the western part of Turkey have exceeded the air quality limits in winter months since several years...
  35. Aylaz R, Kılınç G. The Relationship Between Treatment Adherence and Social Support in Psychiatric Patients in the East of Turkey. Arch Psychiatr Nurs. 2017;31:157-163 pubmed publisher
    ..A positive, significant relationship was found among scales (p<0.05). As the mean scores of social support increased, patients' adherence to treatment increased. ..
  36. Yağcı M, Yegin Z, Yenicesu I, Suyani E, Ulu B, İnci K, et al. Monoclonal B-cell lymphocytosis in blood donors in Turkey. Hematology. 2018;23:25-29 pubmed publisher
    ..This prospective study was designed in order to evaluate the frequency of MBL in blood donors in Turkey.
  37. Plekhanova E, Vishnyakova M, Bulyntsev S, Chang P, Carrasquilla Garcia N, Negash K, et al. Genomic and phenotypic analysis of Vavilov's historic landraces reveals the impact of environment and genomic islands of agronomic traits. Sci Rep. 2017;7:4816 pubmed publisher
    ..combination of genomics, computational biology and phenotyping to characterize VIR's 147 chickpea accessions from Turkey and Ethiopia, representing chickpea's center of origin and a major location of secondary diversity...
  38. Islek D, Kilic B, Akdede B. Out-of-pocket health expenditures in patients with bipolar disorder, anxiety, schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders: findings from a study in a psychiatry outpatient clinic in Turkey. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol. 2018;53:151-160 pubmed publisher
    ..with bipolar disorder, anxiety, schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders in a psychiatry outpatient clinic of Turkey. The study group was 191 patients who attended to the Psychiatry Outpatient Clinic in June 2014...
  39. Yilmaz R, Yilmaz E, Ozdemir V, Can M, Pakis I, Piskin I, et al. An evaluation of childhood deaths in Turkey due to yellow phosphorus in firecrackers. J Forensic Sci. 2015;60:648-52 pubmed publisher
    ..Histopathologic examination revealed acute toxic hepatitis. In conclusion, these firecrackers are found in corner shops throughout Turkey, may cause death in children with little warning, and should be banned to prevent further deaths.
  40. Cuhaci Çakir B, Demirel F. Effects of seasonal variation and maternal clothing style on vitamin D levels of mothers and their infants. Turk J Pediatr. 2014;56:475-81 pubmed
    In Turkey, vitamin D deficiency has been seen in children as well as in their mothers. We assessed the vitamin D status of 83 infants and their mothers, categorized into four groups according to season and mothers' clothing style...
  41. Kaşıkçı M, Kılıç D, Avşar G, Şirin M. Prevalence of urinary incontinence in older Turkish women, risk factors, and effect on activities of daily living. Arch Gerontol Geriatr. 2015;61:217-23 pubmed publisher
    ..The study was conducted in family health centers located in a city in eastern Turkey. The study population consisted of 1094 women age 65 and older chosen with a simple random sampling method...
  42. Ahmet Sargin S. Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in Bozyazı district of Mersin, Turkey. J Ethnopharmacol. 2015;173:105-26 pubmed publisher
    ..information on medicinal plants used by local people who live in the Bozyazı district of Mersin in Turkey. To arrange a list of herbal treatments from the Bozyazı region with their habitual use, plant parts and ..
  43. Kaya O, Koca Y, Barut Ä, Baspinar S, Sabuncuoglu M. L-carnitine reduces acute lung injury in experimental biliary obstruction. Saudi Med J. 2015;36:1046-52 pubmed publisher
    ..July 2011 at Suleyman Demirel University School of Medicine Experimental and Clinical Research Center, Isparta, Turkey. Thirty-eight Wistar-Albino rats with an average weight of 250-300 g were divided into 3 groups of control, OJ, ..
  44. Kayalar E, Schauseil M, Kuvat S, Emekli U, Fıratlı S. Comparison of tooth-borne and hybrid devices in surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion: A randomized clinical cone-beam computed tomography study. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2016;44:285-93 pubmed publisher
    ..maxillary deficiency seeking treatment at the Department of Orthodontics at Istanbul University in Istanbul, Turkey, were randomly assigned to 2 groups (10 patients each)...
  45. Alp F, Findik D, Dağı H, Arslan U, Pekin A, Yılmaz S. Screening and genotyping of group B streptococcus in pregnant and non-pregnant women in Turkey. J Infect Dev Ctries. 2016;10:222-6 pubmed publisher
    ..GBS isolates did not originate from a single clone and contained sporadic strains. There was a significant difference between GBS carriage and history of PROM. Epidemiologic data obtained in this study will help future studies. ..
  46. Turgut C, Mazmanci M, Mazmanci B, Yalçın M, Karakuş P, Atatanir L, et al. Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) determined by pine needles and semipermeable membrane devices along an altitude profile in Taurus Mountains, Turkey. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2017;24:7077-7087 pubmed publisher
    ..Results of the study showed that SPMD and conifer needles are effective passive samplers to measure PAHs in the environment. ..
  47. Noormohamed A, Fakhr M. Molecular Typing of Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli Isolated from Various Retail Meats by MLST and PFGE. Foods. 2014;3:82-93 pubmed publisher
    ..jejuni and 19 C. coli) isolated from various retail meat samples (beef, beef livers, pork, chicken, turkey, chicken livers, and chicken gizzards) were subjected to pulsed-field gel electrophoresis (PFGE) and multilocus ..
  48. Ergunay K, Brinkmann A, Litzba N, Gunay F, Kar S, Oter K, et al. A novel rhabdovirus, related to Merida virus, in field-collected mosquitoes from Anatolia and Thrace. Arch Virol. 2017;162:1903-1911 pubmed publisher
    ..The strain is tentatively named "Merida-like virus Turkey". Studies are underway to isolate and further explore the host range and distribution of this new strain.
  49. Karaarslan K, Koçal S, Durgun Yetim T. Simultaneous Subcutaneous and Lung Hydatid Disease. Turkiye Parazitol Derg. 2017;41:50-52 pubmed publisher
    Hydatid disease is still endemic in Turkey. The most common site is the liver, followed by the lungs; it is rarely observed in the other parts of the body...
  50. Altintas K, Dilbaz B, Cırık D, Özelçi R, Zengin T, Erginay O, et al. The incidence of metabolic syndrome in adolescents with different phenotypes of PCOS. Ginekol Pol. 2017;88:289-295 pubmed publisher
    ..This cross-sectional study was performed on the Youth Center clinic of a tertiary referral hospital in Turkey. Adolescents with PCOS (n = 144) were classified into four phenotype groups according to the presence of oligo/..
  51. Karadag M, Gokcen C, Dandil F, Calisgan B. Our experience with Syrian refugee patients at the child and adolescent psychiatry clinic in Gaziantep, Turkey. Int J Psychiatry Clin Pract. 2017;:1-3 pubmed publisher
    Reporting from Turkey's frontier with the civil war in Syria, we examined the demographic characteristics, psychiatric diagnoses and treatments for the Syrian refugee patients who have presented to Gaziantep University, Child and ..
  52. Kılıç A, Göçmen İ. Fate, morals and rational calculations: Freezing eggs for non-medical reasons in Turkey. Soc Sci Med. 2018;203:19-27 pubmed publisher
    This article aims to explore women's decisions to freeze their eggs for non-medical reasons in Turkey. It draws on semi-structured interviews conducted with twenty-one women who were either in the process of freezing their eggs, or had ..
  53. Gök I, Celebi I, Hüseyinoğlu N, Ozic C. Roles of beta2-adrenergic receptor gene polymorphisms in a Turkish population with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome or obesity. Genet Mol Res. 2014;13:8511-8 pubmed publisher
    ..receptor gene (ADRB2) in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome as well as a control group in Northeastern Turkey. A total of 52 patients diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea in a sleep laboratory and 78 control subjects were ..
  54. Demir S, Yücel Ã, Niyaz L, KarakuÅŸ G, Arıtürk N. Incidence of retinopathy of prematurity in the middle Black Sea region of Turkey over a 10-year period. J AAPOS. 2015;19:12-5 pubmed publisher
    ..of prematurity (ROP) in babies with a birth weight of ≤1750 g over a 10-year period in the north of Turkey. The medical records of 2,365 preterm babies who had been referred for ophthalmological examination were ..
  55. Erdogan H, Arslan H. Colonization of Legionella species in Turkish baths in hotels in Alanya, Turkey. Environ Monit Assess. 2015;187:235 pubmed publisher
    ..evaluated the prevalence of Legionella species in water samples collected from Turkish baths in hotels in Alanya, Turkey, from August 2003 to September 2013...
  56. Akan H, Atilla E. Antifungal Treatment in Stem Cell Transplantation Centers in Turkey. Turk J Haematol. 2016;33:53-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Although there has been an increasing trend towards the use of diagnostic-based treatments in Turkey in the last few years, empirical treatment is still the main approach...
  57. Kilinç M, Yildirim S, Tan E. The effects of electrical stimulation and exercise therapy in patients with limb girdle muscular dystrophy. A controlled clinical trial. Neurosciences (Riyadh). 2015;20:259-66 pubmed publisher
    ..24 subjects who were diagnosed with LGMD by the Neurology Department of the Hacettepe University Hospital, Ankara, Turkey and were referred to the Physical Therapy Department between May 2013 and December 2014...
  58. Atmaca S, Gençöz T. Exploring revictimization process among Turkish women: The role of early maladaptive schemas on the link between child abuse and partner violence. Child Abuse Negl. 2016;52:85-93 pubmed publisher
    ..For this aim, 222 married women recruited in four central cities of Turkey participated in the study...
  59. Kokcu A, Kurt E. General practitioners' approach to malingering in basic military training centres. J R Army Med Corps. 2017;163:119-123 pubmed publisher
    ..A total of 17 general practitioners in nine different BMTCs in different regions of Turkey constitute the universe of this descriptive study...
  60. Cavusoglu Y, Zoghi M, Eren M, Bozcali E, Kozdag G, Senturk T, et al. Post-discharge heart failure monitoring program in Turkey: Hit-PoinT. Anatol J Cardiol. 2017;17:107-112 pubmed publisher
  61. Altay V, Karahan F, Öztürk M, Hakeem K, Ilhan E, Erayman M. Molecular and ecological investigations on the wild populations of Glycyrrhiza L. taxa distributed in the East Mediterranean Area of Turkey. J Plant Res. 2016;129:1021-1032 pubmed
    ..glabra var. glandulifera, G. flavescens ssp. flavescens and G. echinata collected from Hatay (Turkey); with the aim to better understand their genetic variation and ecological requirements for possible conservation ..
  62. Stella S, Soncini G, Ziino G, Panebianco A, Pedonese F, Nuvoloni R, et al. Prevalence and quantification of thermophilic Campylobacter spp. in Italian retail poultry meat: Analysis of influencing factors. Food Microbiol. 2017;62:232-238 pubmed publisher
    ..N. 472 chicken and turkey meat samples (sectioned meats, offal, meat preparations and products) were taken from slaughterhouses, deboning ..
  63. BaÅŸaran Ã, Dogan V, Biteker M, Karadeniz F, Tekkesin A, Çakıllı Y, et al. Guideline-adherent therapy for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation in different health care settings: Results from RAMSES study. Eur J Intern Med. 2017;40:50-55 pubmed publisher
    No studies have been conducted in Turkey to compare the quality of stroke prevention therapies provided in different healthcare settings in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  64. Vaezjalali M, Azimi H, Hosseini S, Taghavi A, Goudarzi H. Different Strains of BK Polyomavirus: VP1 Sequences in a Group of Iranian Prostate Cancer Patients. Urol J. 2018;15:44-48 pubmed publisher
    ..BKV VP1 genes which were derived from Iranian patients were classified with subtype 1b2 strains from Germany and Turkey. Predicted amino acid sequences from the studied region of VP1 showed that all of these nucleotide diversities ..
  65. Beşer O, Cokuğraş F, Erkan T, Kutlu T, Yagci R. Evaluation of malnutrition development risk in hospitalized children. Nutrition. 2018;48:40-47 pubmed publisher
    ..STRONGkids and PYMS were applied to 1513 inpatients at 37 hospitals in 26 cities from different regions of Turkey. Physical measurements were collected at hospital admission and at discharge...
  66. ÅžiÅŸman G, TuÄŸcu M, Ayla K, Sebati Ã, Åžentürk H. Mutation analysis of PRSS1, SPINK1 and CFTR gene in patients with alcoholic and idiopathic chronic pancreatitis: A single center study. Turk J Gastroenterol. 2015;26:176-80 pubmed publisher
    ..SPINK1 and cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) mutations in ACP and ICP patients in Turkey. Forty-one patients with ACP and 38 patients with ICP were enrolled, and 35 healthy individuals served as controls...
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    A peculiar characteristic of turkey seminal plasma is the increased activity of serine proteinases. It is of interest if the single-domain Kazal-type inhibitor controls the activity of turkey seminal plasma proteinases...
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    ..The women were born in Somalia, Turkey, India, Iran, Pakistan, or Middle Eastern countries...
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    ..4 coniferous and 11 deciduous species commonly found in the city of Erzurum located at the northeastern part of Turkey. The relationships between sky view factor and surface temperature regarding the differences in leaf density and ..
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    A 43 kDa phospholipase C-activating protein has been purified previously from turkey erythrocytes and shown to express immunological properties expected of that of the Gq family of G-protein alpha-subunits [Waldo, Boyer, Morris and Harden ..
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    ..of moss families by geostatistics and Landsat imagery in a typical semi-arid landscape in North Central Anatolia, Turkey. We sampled 49 sites, chosen based on elevation, slope steepness, and slope aspect...
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    ..In this study, using mitochondrial 16S ribosomal DNA, new specimens of R sanguineus sensu lato from Turkey and Rhipicephalus camicasi from Kenya, were evaluated together with available sequences of this complex in GenBank...
  74. Gokyildiz Surucu S, Ozturk M, Avcibay Vurgec B, Alan S, Akbaş M. The effect of music on pain and anxiety of women during labour on first time pregnancy: A study from Turkey. Complement Ther Clin Pract. 2018;30:96-102 pubmed publisher
    ..In order to facilitate women's coping with labor pain and improve their wellbeing with the activity during the labor, musicotherapy, a non-pharmacological method, is an effective, simple and economical method. ..
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    ..decreased mRNA expression of MyoD, myogenin, MRF4, and Pax7 expression during proliferation and differentiation of turkey satellite cells; whereas knockdown of the syndecan-4 gene increased mRNA expression of MyoD and MRF4 expression ..
  76. Karakas Z, Koç B, Temurhan S, Elgün T, Karaman S, Asker G, et al. Evaluation of Alpha-Thalassemia Mutations in Cases with Hypochromic Microcytic Anemia: The İstanbul Perspective. Turk J Haematol. 2015;32:344-50 pubmed publisher
    ..In our study, three mutations (Hb Icaria, α1 cd14, α2 init.cd) were determined firstly in Turkey. Seven mutations (-SEA, -THAI, Hb Constant Spring, α2 cd19, α2 cd59, α2 cd125, Hb Paksé) were not determined ..
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    ..Research Hospital Organ Transplantation Center is still the only pediatric intestinal transplant center in Turkey. This study was approved by the local ethics committee...
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    ..diversity, and density analysis of transposable elements (TEs) across five avian genomes (budgerigar, chicken, turkey, medium ground finch, and zebra finch) to explore the potential reason of small genome sizes of birds...
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    The objectives of this study were to assess the microbiological and physical/chemical quality of water in broiler turkey farms in the province of Khemisset (north-western Morocco) and, based on a questionnaire, to ascertain potential risk ..
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    ..as a cross-sectional and descriptive one and conducted in one midwifery and two nursing schools in a city in Turkey and comprised 1321 students...
  81. Acan D, Calan M, Er D, Arkan T, Kocak N, Bayraktar F, et al. The prevalence and systemic risk factors of diabetic macular edema: a cross-sectional study from Turkey. BMC Ophthalmol. 2018;18:91 pubmed publisher
    ..in the departments of ophthalmology and endocrinology at the Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine in Izmir, Turkey. The demographics, type and duration of diabetes mellitus, treatment modality, smoking and alcohol consumption ..
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    ..have been isolated by a diagonal electrophoresis method from proteolytic digests of ovalbumins from hen, grouse, turkey, golden pheasant, magpie goose, chinese goose, Aylesbury duck and fulvous whistling duck...
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    Two new species of the genus Pachyseius are described from leaf litter in Turkey. Pachyseius destitutus sp. nov. is described based on the female, and P. quadrigeminus sp. nov. is described based on the female and male...
  84. Ozcelik M, Seker M, Eraslan E, Koca S, Yazilitas D, Ercelep O, et al. Evaluation of prognostic factors in localized high-grade undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma: report of a multi-institutional experience of Anatolian Society of Medical Oncology. Tumour Biol. 2016;37:5231-7 pubmed publisher
    ..trial, we retrospectively analyzed 112 patients who were diagnosed and treated at 12 different institutions in Turkey. We collected data concerning the patients, tumor characteristics, and treatment modalities...
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    ..A cross-sectional survey was given to 495 nursing students in four universities in Turkey. A questionnaire developed from the related literature and the Ageism Attitude Scale were used to collect data, ..
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    ..A retrospective study of 50 patients who underwent TEPT at Uluda? University, Bursa, Turkey, between June 2001 and April 2012 was conducted...
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    ..such as the development of respiratory problems after unnecessary sedation, occur in developing countries such as Turkey. Referral protocols for burn patients have already been defined in the country, though training and feedback ..
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    ..50-0.75% in Turkey, Israel, Italy, India (Southern), Spain, Taiwan, Germany, Brazil; and <0...
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    ..of Gaziantep University's Hospital for Research and Practice along with two other state hospitals in Gaziantep, Turkey between January 2016 and January 2017 was used for this study...
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    ..US isolates, suggesting ancient spread of these lineages from Europe westwards to South America and eastwards to Turkey, Russia and Asia. Most of Kazakh B...
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    ..the results obtained from a radioecological study carried out in the forest sites of Mount IDA (Kazdagi)/Edremit, Turkey. For 118 soil profiles, the depth distribution of (137)Cs activity was established by fitting the experimental ..
  92. Aslan F, Akpınar Z, Alper E, Atay A, Yurtlu D, Çekiç C, et al. The last innovation in achalasia treatment; per-oral endoscopic myotomy. Turk J Gastroenterol. 2015;26:218-23 pubmed publisher
    ..We present our results of POEM that, to the best of our knowledge, are the first cases in Turkey. We enrolled patients between May 2014 and September 2014; 8 patients with achalasia whose complaints recurred ..