She completed her B.Sc. studies(1)  in the Department of Chemistry at Trakya University in 2009.  She continued her master studies(2) in the Department of Analytical Chemistry at Istanbul Technical University in 2011. From 2012 to 2018, she worked as the Head of Synthesis and Radioimmunoassay Laboratories in the Department of Nuclear Medicine&Molecular Imaging at the American Hospital and received her Ph.D. degree(3) in the Bioengineering Department of Yıldız Technical University(YTU). She continues her post-doctoral researches at Hacettepe University in the Department of Nuclear Medicine&Molecular Imaging and YTU in Department of Bioengineering with the clinical supports of Koc University Hospital and American Hospital. dermanslab serap acar derman




  1. Synthesis and Characterization of Some Schiff Bases-B.Sc.

  2. Analysis of perchlorate in -M.Sc.various sample using ion chromatography (tap water, pool water, surface water, milk)

  3. Novel Agents In Targeted Radionuclide Therapy-Ph.D.



  1. Acar, T., Arayıcı Pelit, P., Ucar, B., Karahan, M., Mustafaeva, Z., Synthesis, Characterization and Lipophilicity Study of Brucella abortus’ Immunogenic Peptide Sequence That Can Be Used in the Future Vaccination Studies, International Journal of Peptide Research and Therapeutics, 2018, DOI: 10.1007/s10989-018-9739-0.

  2. Ucar, B., Acar, T., Arayıcı Pelit, P., Demirkol, MO., Mustafaeva, Z. A New Radio-Theranostic Agent Candidate Synthesis and Analysis of (ADH-1)c-EDTA Conjugate, Fresenius Environmental Bulletin, 27, 7, 4751-4758, 2018.

  3. Ucar, B., Acar, T., Arayıcı Pelit, P., Mustafaeva, Z., Demirkol, MO. [ 68Ga]Ga-AntiCAD1: Radiosynthesis and First Imaging Study on Rats. Kafkas Univ Vet Fak Derg, 24 (4): 531-538, 2018, DOI: 10.9775/kvfd.2018.19487.

  4. Demirkol, M.O, Kiremit, M.C, Acar, Ö., Falay, O., Ucar, B., Esen, T. Local Salvage Treatment of post-Brachytherapy Recurrent Prostate Cancer via Theranostic Application of PSMA Labeled Lutetium-177. Clinical Genitourinary Cancer, 16 (2): 99-102, 2017, DOI:10.1016/j.clgc.2017.09.005.

  5. Demirkol, M.O, Kiremit, M.C, Acar, Ö., Ucar, B., Saglican, Y. The Utility of 68Ga-PSMA PET/CT in Poorly Differentiated Metastatic Prostate Cancer. Clinical Nuclear Medicine, 42 (5): 403-405, 2017, DOI:10.1097/RLU.0000000000001617.

  6. Demirkol, M.O, Kiremit, M.C, Acar, Ö., Ucar, B., Ramazanoğlu, S.R., Saglican, Y., Esen, T. Prostate-Specific Membrane Antigen-Based Imaging in Prostate Cancer: Impact on Clinical Decision Making Process. The Prostate, 75 (7): 748-757, 2015, DOI:10.1002/pros.22956.

  7. Detection Of Real Serum Tg Value In Patients With Differentiated Thyroid Cancer. Burcu UÇAR; Melis ŞEN; Tayfun ACAR; Mehmet Onur DEMİRKOL. –In progress/2019.

  8. Synthesis and Characterization of Natural Lanthanum Labelled DOTA-Peptides for Simulating Radioactive Ac-225 Labeling. Burcu UÇAR-In progress/2019.

  9. Pelit Arayici P., Acar T.,  Uçar B., Karahan, M., Arslan, B. A., Mustafaeva, Z. “Rabies Virus 31D Peptide-[P(VP-co-AA)] Conjugates: Synthesis, Characterization and Cytotoxicity Evaluation”, (submitted/2019).


Books & Book Chapters

  1. Synthesis and Applications of Synthetic Peptides-IntechOpen. Burcu UÇAR, Tayfun ACAR, Pelin PELİT ARAYICI, Melis ŞEN, Serap DERMAN, Zeynep MUSTAFAEVA.-In progress/2019.

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