Dr. Deniz Uğurlu-Çimen holds a bachelor’s and a master’s degree from Bilkent University, a PhD degree from Koç University on Molecular Biology and Genetics. Her master studies were focused on treatment of breast cancer in Assoc. Prof. Işık Yuluğ Lab. Her doctoral studies were focused on understanding molecular and epigenetic mechanisms of induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) reprogramming in Assoc. Prof. Tamer Önder’s Lab. She has supported by The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK) throughout her academic education. Dr. Uğurlu-Çimen’s post doctoral research aims to explore the molecular mechanisms of monozygotic twinning.