The Koc University Structural Biology Laboratory (KUYBIM) is the first comprehensive structural biology centre in Turkey. Our goal is to unravel the 3D structures of biomacromolecules.

The Story of Koc University

A brief history of Koc University's founding. Koc University was established in 1993 as a non-profit private university in Istanbul, Turkey.


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Our SARS-CoV-2 main protease paper is finally out!

Together with amazing collaborators; Serdar Durdağı, Eddie Snell, Mike Dunne, SLAC Lab and Onder Ergonul, we determined radiation damage-free high resolution SARS-CoV-2 main protease

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Our work on “Effectiveness of different types of Masks in Aerosol Dispersion in SARS–CoV-2 Infection” is published!


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We have BIGG news!

We received TUBITAK 1512 (BIGG) Techno-Entrepreneurship Capital Grant with the support of Koç University Entrepreneurship Research Center KWORKS, ODTU TEKNOKENT and Arcelik Garage co

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Congratulations to Merve on defending her thesis!

Merve successfully defended her thesis. We celebrated her defense with a cake and socially distanced gathering. We wish her all the very best on her next journey!

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