Fifteen consultant staff pathologist and lecturers skilled on various fiends are working in Ankara University School of Medicine division of Pathology. The department receive roughly 28 000-30 000 medical pathology, 15 000 cytology specimens annually. The materials of clinical diagnostic pathology service are the most significant specimens employed for medical research.
International collaborative researches with Global Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on lymphomas, price supported study on myelodisplastic syndrome are among the finished worldwide collaborative research projects. A recent study in collaboration with University of Cologne on oesophageal cancer tumors biology and epidemiology is begun. An other price supported task on Colorectal carcinoma genetic profiling remains on going with collaboration with Institute of biotechnology. The department be involved in several intercontinental clinical studies effective at diagnostic pathology service. More vigorous study industries tend to be Haematopathology, gastrointestinal system pathology, lung pathology, epidermis and breast pathology. The department has actually 10 residents in pathology education and 3-4 MS or PhD students.
Integrated molecular pathology and immunodiagnostic laboratories tend to be arranged either for research and medical solution. The study tasks on disease biology, analysis with regards to on individualized treatment tend to be programmed in collaboration with Institute of Biotechnology and relevant centers. The collaborative studies organized with Institute of Biotechnology consist of both technical and educational partnership regarding towards future point of view of the Institute and our division as recognition of novel biomarkers for complex conditions and molecular farming. Analysis activities on regenerative medicine tend to be programmed in collaboration with Stem Cell Institute, Hepatology Institute and relevant clinics (Haematology, Neurosurgery, Heart surgery).