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Mete Civelek

Associate Professor
Unit: School of Medicine
Department: Department of Biomedical Engineering
Office location and address
1335 Lee St
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Education
BS, Bogazici University
BA, Bogazici University
MS, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
PhD, University of Pennsylvania
The role of adipocyte KLF14 in Metabolic Syndrome
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidne
July 25, 2018 – May 31, 2023
Genetic Regulation of Vascular Smooth Muscle Gene Expression
Source: American Heart Association
July 01, 2019 – June 30, 2022
Dissecting the KLF14-regulated transcriptional network in adipocytes
Source: American Diabetes Association
January 01, 2019 – December 31, 2021
Identifying genetic drivers of expression networks causing insulin resistance
Source: Wake Forest University Health Sciences
July 01, 2018 – April 30, 2021
Functional Characterization of Coronary Artery Disease Lool
Source: U.S. NIH Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
August 15, 2018 – July 31, 2020
Investigating the Role of KLF14 in Gene Expression Regulation and Adipocyte Metabolism
Source: American Heart Association
July 01, 2018 – July 30, 2020
A novel mechanism by which the CAD risk gene MIA3 regulates phenotypic transition of vascular smooth muscle cells
Source: American Heart Association
July 01, 2018 – June 30, 2020
MD-CPHG Systems genetics analysis of cardiometabolic trait loci in humans and mice
Source: U.S. NIH Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
February 01, 2016 – January 31, 2019
The Role of KLF14 in Metabolic Syndrome
Source: OAK RIDGE ASSOCIATED UNIVERSITIES, INCORPORATED
June 01, 2016 – May 31, 2017
BME 1501: Special Topics
Credits: 1
Student led special topic courses which vary by semester
BME 4550: Special Topics in Biomedical Engineering
Credits: 3
Applies engineering science, design methods, and system analysis to developing areas and current problems in biomedical engineering. Topics vary by semester. Recent topics include Medical Imaging Systems Theory, BME Advanced Design, BME Electronics Lab, and Systems Biology Modeling and Experimentation. Prerequisite: third- or fourth-year standing and instructor permission.
BIOL 4930: Distinguished Major Thesis Research
Credits: 2
This course is the final semester of Independent Research for participants of the Biology Distinguished Majors Program. During this semester, students will complete their laboratory investigations, ultimately presenting the sum of their work in a written thesis. Prerequisite: Instructor Permission
BME 4995: Biomedical Engineering Advanced Projects
Credits: 1–3
A year-long research project in biomedical engineering conducted in consultation with a department faculty advisor; usually related to ongoing faculty research. Includes the design, execution, and analysis of experimental laboratory work and computational or theoretical computer analysis of a problem. Requires a comprehensive report of the results. Prerequisite: third- or fourth-year standing, and instructor permission.
BME 8995: M.E. Supervised Project Research (M.E. STUDENTS ONLY)
Credits: 1–6
FOR M.E. STUDENTS ONLY. A research project in biomedical engineering conducted in consultation with a faculty advisor. Includes the design, execution, and analysis of experimental laboratory work and computational or theoretical computer analysis of a problem. Fulfills the project requirement for the Biomedical Engineering Masters of Engineering degree. Prerequisites: Instructor Permission Required.
BME 8999: Master's Research
Credits: 1–12
Master's Research
BME 9999: Dissertation
Credits: 1–12
Formal record of student commitment to doctoral research under the guidance of a faculty advisor. May be repeated as necessary.