Personal Information
Onur Yilmaz

Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Animal Science, Adnan Menderes University, Aydın, Turkey

Onur Yilmaz
Educations
From 09/2001 to 06/2004, Masater of Science , Turkey
From 09/2004 to 06/2010, Doctorate , Doctorate
Work Experiences
From 09/2001 to 09/2009, Research Assisstant , Adnan Menderes University
From 09/2009 to Present, Researcher (PhD) , Adnan Menderes University
Projects
From 2014 to 2016, Development of the appropriate SNP markers panels for design of DNA Microarray Chip having fast, accurate and low-cost in sheep. , Funded by TAGEM (TAGEM-14/AR-GE/13)
From 2013 to 2015, Detection of Genetic Diversity in Hair Goat by Microsatellite Markers , Funded by Adnan Menderes University Scientific Research Project (ADU BAP), (ZRF-13009).
From 2013 to 2015, Verification of pedigree information with paternity testing in hand-mating Hair goat farm , Funded by Adnan Menderes University Scientific Research Project (ADU BAP), (ZRF-13002).
From 2010 to 2014, Establishment of Breeding-Stock Production Process of the Eşme Kivircik Cross Sheep Population at the Breeders’ Condition. , Funded by The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK-KAMAG 1007-109G014).
From 2011 to 2016, “National Genetic Improvement Project for Small Ruminants at Breeders' Conditions.” Sub Project: Karya Sheep Improvement Project at Breeders' Conditions in Aydın Province”. , Funded by Republic of Turkey Ministry of Food, Agricultural and Livestock, General Directorate of Agricultural Research and Policy (GDAR).
From 2011 to 2016, “National Genetic Improvement Project for Small Ruminants at Breeders' Conditions.” Sub Project: Karya Sheep Improvement Project at Breeders' Conditions I in Denizli Province”. , Funded by Republic of Turkey Ministry of Food, Agricultural and Livestock, General Directorate of Agricultural Research and Policy (GDAR).
From 2011 to 2016, “National Genetic Improvement Project for Small Ruminants at Breeders' Conditions.” Sub Project: Karya Sheep Improvement Project at Breeders' Conditions II in Denizli Province”. , Funded by Republic of Turkey Ministry of Food, Agricultural and Livestock, General Directorate of Agricultural Research and Policy (GDAR).
From 2011 to 2016, “National Genetic Improvement Project for Small Ruminants at Breeders' Conditions.” Sub Project: Kıvırcık Sheep Improvement Project at Breeders' Conditions in Aydın Province”. , Funded by Republic of Turkey Ministry of Food, Agricultural and Livestock, General Directorate of Agricultural Research and Policy (GDAR).
From 2011 to 2016, “National Genetic Improvement Project for Small Ruminants at Breeders' Conditions.” Sub Project: Hairy Goat Improvement Project at Breeders' Conditions in Aydın Province”. , Funded by Republic of Turkey Ministry of Food, Agricultural and Livestock, General Directorate of Agricultural Research and Policy (GDAR).
From 2011 to 2016, “National Genetic Improvement Project for Small Ruminants at Breeders' Conditions.” Sub Project: Hairy Goat Improvement Project at Breeders' Conditions in Denizli Province”. , Funded by Republic of Turkey Ministry of Food, Agricultural and Livestock, General Directorate of Agricultural Research and Policy (GDAR).
From 2011 to 2016, “National Genetic Improvement Project for Small Ruminants at Breeders' Conditions.” Sub Project: Eşme Sheep Improvement Project at Breeders' Conditions in Uşak Province”. , Funded by Republic of Turkey Ministry of Food, Agricultural and Livestock, General Directorate of Agricultural Research and Policy (GDAR).
From 2011 to 2016, “National Genetic Improvement Project for Small Ruminants at Breeders' Conditions.” Sub Project: Pırlak Sheep Improvement Project at Breeders' Conditions in Uşak Province”. , Funded by Republic of Turkey Ministry of Food, Agricultural and Livestock, General Directorate of Agricultural Research and Policy (GDAR).
From 2011 to 2012, Relationship between Prolactin Gene Polymorphism and Fertility in Karya Sheep. , Funded by Adnan Menderes University Scientific Research Project
From 2007 to 2009, Paternity Analysis with Microsatellites in Karya Type Sheep. , Funded by Adnan Menderes University Scientific Research Project
From 2007 to 2010, Detection of Genetic Diversity in Indigenous Cine Capari Sheep by Microsatellite Markers. , Funded by Adnan Menderes University Scientific Research Project
From 2008 to 2009, Effect of Laparoscopic Insemination on Reproductive Performance of Indigenous Cine Capari Sheep. , Funded by Adnan Menderes University Scientific Research Project
From 2004 to 2005, Karya Elite Flock Development Project , Funded by Aydın Special Provincial Administration.
From 2004 to 2005, Maternal and Lamb Behavior in Cine Capari Sheep , Funded by Adnan Menderes University Scientific Research Project
From 2002 to 2004, A Study on Seasonal Changes in Sperm Quality Chios and Karya Type Rams. , Funded by Adnan Menderes University Scientific Research Project
Speciality
Farm Animal Biotechnology
Molecular Genetic
Paternity analysis
GWAS
Book
1. Karaca, O., Cemal, İ., Taşkın, T., Gökdal, Ö., Yılmaz, O., Yaralı, E., Özdoğan, M., 2014. Sheep & Goat Breeding workshop notes. Türkiye Damızlık Koyun Keçi Yetiştiricileri Merkez Birliği yayınları Yay no: 1
Journal Articles
Yarali, E., Yılmaz, O., 2014. Marketing weights and ultrasonic measurements of loin eye muscle in Karya lambs. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 84 (9): 1016–1020.
Öner, Y., Üstüner, H., Orman, A., Yılmaz, O., Yılmaz, A., 2014. Genetic Diversity of Kıvırcık Sheep Breed reared in different regions and their relationship to other sheep breeds in Turkey. Italian Journal of Animal Science 13(3382): 588–593.
Yılmaz, O., Sezenler, T., Ata, N., Yaman, Y., Cemal, İ., Karaca, O., 2014. Polymorphism of the Calpastatin gene in some Turkish sheep breed. Turkish Journal of Veterinary and Animal Sciences. 38: 354-357.
Yilmaz, O., Cemal, İ., Karaca, O., Ata, N., 2014. Association of Calpastatin (CAST) gene polymorphism with weaning weight and ultrasonic measurements of loin eye muscle in Kıvırcık lambs. Journal of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Kafkas University. 20 (5):675-680.
Yilmaz, O., Cemal, İ., Karaca, O., 2014. Genetic diversity in nine native Turkish sheep breeds based on microsatellite analysis. Animal Genetics 45 (4): 604–608.
Yılmaz, O., Sezenler, T., Alarslan, E., Ata, N., Karaca, O., Cemal, İ., 2014. Ultrasound Measurements of Backfat Thickness and Musculus longissmus dorsi thoracis et lumborum (MLD) Depth at the Weaning on Karacabey Merino, Karya and Kıvırcık Lambs. Journal of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Kafkas University, 20 (6): 829-834.
Yaralı, E., Yılmaz, O., Cemal, I., Karaca, O., Taşkın, T., 2014. Meat quality characteristics in Kıvırcık lambs. Turkish Journal of Veterinary and Animal Sciences. 38: 452-458
Cemal, İ., Yilmaz, O., Karaca, O., Binbaş, P., Ata, N., 2013. Analysis of genetic diversity in indigenous Çine Çaparı sheep under conservation by microsatellite markers. Journal of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Kafkas University. 19(3):383-390.
Yilmaz, O., Cemal, İ., Karaca, O., 2013. Estimation of mature live weight using some body measurements in Karya sheep. Trop Anim Health Prod. 45(2):397-403.
Yilmaz, O., Karaca, O., 2012. Paternity Analysis with Microsatellite Markers in Karya Sheep. Journal of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Kafkas University,18(5):807-813.
Karaca, O., Cemal, İ., Yılmaz, O., Yılmaz, M., 2012. Effect of Laparoscopic Insemination on Reproductive Performance of Indigenous Cıne Caparı Sheep. The Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 82(10):1166-1169.
Yilmaz, M., Altin, T., Karaca, O., Cemal, İ., Bardakcioglu, H.E., Yilmaz, O., Taskin, T., 2011. Effect of Body Condition Score at Mating on the Reproductive Performance of Kivircik Sheep Under an Extensive Production System. Trop Anim Health Prod. 43:1555-1560.
Yilmaz, O., Cemal, I., Karaca, O., Ata, N., Sevim, S., Ozturk, M., 2013. Genetic diversity of Karya and Çine Çapari sheep. Scientific Papers. Series D. Animal Science, Vol. LVI, ISSN 2285-5750, 31-35.
Cemal, I., Yilmaz, O., Karaca, O., 2013. Birth weights and growth performances of hair goat kids raised in Denizli province of Turkey. Scientific Papers. Series D. Animal Science, Vol. LVI, ISSN 2285-5750, 36-40.
Karaca, O., Yilmaz, O., Cemal, I., 2013. Cervical insemination in Karya sheep. Scientific Papers. Series D. Animal Science, Vol. LVI, ISSN 2285-5750, 152-156.
Cemal, İ., Karaca, O., Altin, T., Gökdal, Ö., Yilmaz, M., Yilmaz, O., 2007. Ultrasound measurements of eye muscle properties and backfat thickness in Kivircik Lambs, Journal of Biological Sciences ,7 ,1 ,89-94.
Yılmaz, O., Karaca, O., İnce, D., Cemal, İ., Yarali, E., Varol, M., Sevim, S., 2014. Sheep breeding in Western Anatolia and the role of animal breeding programs. Journal of Tekirdag Agricultural Faculty, 2(11):89-97.
Taşkın, T. Bardakçıoğlu, H.E., Yılmaz, M., Yılmaz, O., Koyuncu, M., 2011. The Damages and Control Methods of Predator in Small Ruminant Husbandry. Journal of Agricultural Faculty of Uludag University, 25(2):121-134.
Yilmaz, O., Karaca, O., Yaralı, E., 2007. Using Molecular Genetic Methods in Animal Science. HASAD Hayvancılık Dergisi, 269: 38-42.
Yarali, E., Karaca, O., Yilmaz, O., 2007. Effects of Fatty Acids on Meat Quality. HASAD Hayvancılık Dergisi, 267: 44-52.
Yaralı E., Karaca O., Yilmaz O., 2006. Using of Imaging System for Carcass Composition in Stockbreeding HASAD Hayvancılık Dergisi, 253: 58-94.
Altın, T., Karaca, O., Cemal, I., Yilmaz, M., Yilmaz, O., 2005. The Fattening and Carcass Characteristics of Kıvırcık and Karya Lambs. Journal of Animal Production, 46(1): 19-29.
Conference Papers
Yılmaz, O., Cemal, I., Karaca, O., Ata, N., 2015. Genetic characterization and diversity of Kivircik sheep breed raised in three different locations. BALNIMALCON 2015, 7th Balkan Conference on Animal Science.
Ata, N., Yılmaz, O., Cemal, I., 2015. Using of Mitochondrial DNA in Animal Genetics. BALNIMALCON 2015, 7th Balkan Conference on Animal Science.
Gunduz, Z., Yılmaz, O., Cemal, I., Bicer, O., 2015. Comparison of DNA marker technologies and SNPs applications in animal breeding programs. BALNIMALCON 2015, 7th Balkan Conference on Animal Science.
Canatan, T., Kan, M., Kırbaş, M., Akay, N., Yilmaz, O., 2014. Adult live weight estimates of Hasmer and Hasak sheep with their some body measurements. Balkan Agriculture Congress, 08-10 September 2014, Edirne.
Yarali, E., Yılmaz, O., Cemal, İ., Karaca, O., Taşkın, T., 2014. The Determination of Slaughter and Carcass Properties of Kıvırcık Lambs. International Participated Small Ruminants Congress (SRC), October 16-18, 2014, in Konya, Türkiye.
Yilmaz, O., Cemal, İ., Karaca, O. Sevim, S., Öztürk, M., Ata, N., 2013. Calpastatin gene polymorphism in Turkish sheep breeds. International Scientific Conference (BALNIMALCON- 2013): Challenges of the Balkan Animal Industry and the Role of Science and Cooperation. Namık Kemal University Tekirdağ – Turkey.
Sevim, S., Yilmaz, O., Karaca, O., Cemal, I., 2012. Mastitis Resistance Genes in Dairy Cattle. International Animal Science Congress of Turkish and Relatives Communities, September 11-13, 2012. Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta-Turkey, p. 151.
Karaca, O., Yılmaz, O., Cemal, İ., 2011. Conservation of Native Çine Çaparı Sheep Breed as Genetic Resource. 8th (RBI) Global Conference on the Conservation of Domestic Animal Genetic Diversity, October 4-7, 2011. Namık Kemal University, Tekirdağ-Turkey, p. 357-365.
Cemal, İ., Karaca, O., Davis, G.M., Galloway, S.M., Yilmaz, O. 2009. Molecular Genetic Testing of Karya Sheep for Booroola and Inverdale Mutations. International Scientific Conference (BALNIMALCON- 2009): Challenges of the Balkan Animal Industry and the Role of Science and Cooperation. May 14-16, 2009. Trakia University Stara Zagora – Bulgaria, p.108-111.
Yilmaz, O., Karaca, O., Cemal, İ., Yilmaz, M., 2009. Semen Characteristics of Karya and Cine Capari Sheep at Mating Season. International Scientific Conference (BALNIMALCON- 2009): Challenges of the Balkan Animal Industry and the Role of Science and Cooperation. May 14-16, 2009. Trakia University Stara Zagora – Bulgaria, p.116-120
Karaca, O., Cemal, İ., Yilmaz, O., Yilmaz, M., 2009. Effect of Laparoscopic Insemination on Reproductive Performance of Indigenous Cine Capari Sheep. International Scientific Conference (BALNIMALCON- 2009): Challenges of the Balkan Animal Industry and the Role of Science and Cooperation. May 14-16, 2009. Trakia University Stara Zagora – Bulgaria, p.112-116.
Yilmaz, M., Altin, T., Yilmaz, O., Cemal, I.,Taskin, T., Bardakcioglu, H.E., Karaca, O., 2009. The Effect of Body condition Score at Mating on the Reproductive Performances of Sheep Under Extensive Production System. International Scientific Conference (BALNIMALCON- 2009): Challenges of the Balkan Animal Industry and the Role of Science and Cooperation. May 14-16, 2009. Trakia University Stara Zagora – Bulgaria, p.57-62.
Yılmaz, O., Karaca, O., İnce, D., Cemal, İ., Yarali, E., Varol, M., Sevim, S., 2013. Nomadic Sheep Breeding and the Role of Sheep Breeding Program in Western Anatolia. 8. Ulusal Zootekni Bilim Kongresi, Eylül, Çanakkale, pp:263.
Cemal, İ., Yılmaz, O., Karaca, O., Öztürk, M., Ata, N., 2013. Genomic Seleciton in Sheep Breeding. 8. Ulusal Zootekni Bilim Kongresi, Eylül, Çanakkale, pp:360.
Karaca, O., Cemal, İ., Yılmaz, O., Yarali, E., İnce, D., Ata, N., 2013. Animal Breeding Proposals in Turkish Sheep Husbandry. 8. Ulusal Zootekni Bilim Kongresi, Eylül, Çanakkale, pp:264.
Yaralı, E., Helva, İ.B., Özuğur, A.K., Yılmaz, O., 2013. Sensory Analysis of Meat. 8. Ulusal Zootekni Bilim Kongresi, Eylül, Çanakkale, pp:164-167.
Yılmaz, O., Cemal, İ., Yılmaz, M., Karaca, O., Taşkın, T., 2011. Marketing Weights and Ultrasonic Measurements of Loin Eye Muscle in Eşme Kıvırcık Cross Lambs. 7. Ulusal Zootekni Bilim Kongresi, 14-16 Eylül, Adana – Turkey, p. 157.
Yılmaz, O., Yılmaz, M., Cemal, İ., Karaca, O., Ata, N., 2011. Survival Rates to Weaning of Karya Lambs. 7. Ulusal Zootekni Bilim Kongresi, 14-16 Eylül, Adana – Turkey, p.251.
Cemal, İ., Yılmaz, O., Karaca, O., 2011. Phenotypic and Genetic Parameters for Ovulation Rate and Litter Size of Karya Sheep. 7. Ulusal Zootekni Bilim Kongresi, 14-16 Eylül, Adana – Turkey, p.147.
Karaca, O., Yılmaz, O., Cemal, İ., 2011. The Growth and Raising Characteristic in Karya Lamb. 7. Ulusal Zootekni Bilim Kongresi, 14-16 Eylül, Adana – Turkey, p.250.
Küçükilhan, A., Palabıyık, Ö., Yılmaz, O., 2011. Nomadic Sheep Production Activities in Serinhisar District of Denizli Province. 7. Ulusal Zootekni Öğrenci Kongresi, 20-22 Mayıs, Aydın – Turkey, p.278.
Çelik, H., Yılmaz, O., Cemal, İ., 2011. Use of Geographic Indication in Conservation Animal Genetic Resource. 7. Ulusal Zootekni Öğrenci Kongresi, 20-22 Mayıs, Aydın – Turkey, p.279.
Karaca, O., Cemal, İ., Yilmaz, O., Yılmaz, M., 2009. Karya Sheep. Türkiye Ulusal Koyunculuk Kongresi, 12-13 Şubat, Izmir – Turkey, p.225-234.
Karaca, O., Arık, İ. Z., Biçer, O., Cemal, İ., Yilmaz, O., Ulutaş, Z., 2009. Production Systems in Turkey’s Sheep Husbandry and Strategic Suggestions. Türkiye Ulusal Koyunculuk Kongresi, 12-13 Şubat, Izmir – Turkey, p.55-62.
Yilmaz, O., Karaca, O., Altin, T., Cemal, İ., 2009 Growth Characteristics and Survival rates for Karya Lambs at Marketing Period 6. Ulusal Zootekni Bilim Kongresi, 24-26 Haziran, Erzurum – Turkey, p.165-173.
Karaca, O., Cemal, İ., Altin, T., Yilmaz, O., 2009. Main Parameters for Ovulation Rate and Litter Size in Karya Sheep. 6. Ulusal Zootekni Bilim Kongresi, 24-26 Haziran, Erzurum – Turkey, p.346-354.
Cemal, İ., Karaca, O., Yilmaz, O., Yılmaz, M., 2009. Ultrasonic Measurement Parameters of Eye Muscle and Marketing Weight in Karya Lambs. 6. Ulusal Zootekni Bilim Kongresi,24-26 Haziran, Erzurum – Turkey, p.63-69.
Yaralı, E., Yilmaz, O., 2009. The Application of HACCP in Red Meat Production. 6. Ulusal Zootekni Bilim Kongresi, 24-26 Haziran, Erzurum – Turkey, p.142-150.
Cemal, İ., Mestav, B., Yilmaz, O., Karaca, O., 2009. Sheep Genome. 6. Ulusal Zootekni Bilim Kongresi, 24-26 Haziran, Erzurum – Turkey, p.140-147.
Yarali, E., Karaca, O., Yilmaz, O., 2007. Effects of Fatty Acids On Meat Quality.5. National Animal Science Congress, Van – Turkey, p.109.
Yilmaz, O., Karaca, O., Yarali, E., 2007. Changes in semen characteristics during the storage of ram semen. 5. National Animal Science Congress, Van – Turkey, p.109
Yilmaz, M., Altin, T., Cemal, I., Yilmaz, O., Karaca, O., Taskın T., 2007. Body Condition Scores of Kivircik sheep in Mating Period. 5. National Animal Science Congress, Van – Turkey, p.50.
Altin, T., Karaca, O., Cemal, I., Özdemir, S., Yilmaz, M., Yilmaz, O., 2007. Maternal and Lamb Behaviours of the Çine Çapari Sheep. 5. National Animal Science Congress Van – Turkey, p.52.
Yilmaz, O., Karaca, O., 2004. Seasonal Changes in Sperm Characteristics of Chios and Karya Type Rams. 4. National Animal Science Congress, Isparta – Turkey, p.130-135.
Cemal, İ. ,Karaca O. ,Altın T., Gökdal Ö. ,Yılmaz M. ,Yilmaz O., 2004. Ultrasonic measurement parameters of eye muscle in Kivircik and Sakiz x Kivircik cross lambs.,4. National Animal Science Congress. Isparta – Turkey, p. 113-118.
Honors and Awards
European Science Foundation (ESF) (Full Fellowship): Animal Breeding Meets Social Sciences. Department of Sustainable Agricultural Systems Universitat für Bodenkultur Wien-Austria (25.09.2011-29.09.2011).
Mashav Fellowship : Ruminants Meat Production & Management Postgraduate Course Hebrew University of Jerusalem ISRAEL (07-31 March 2005)
Erasmus Fellowship Determination of Genetic Structure Using Molecular Genetic Methods in Sheep Breeds. (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Martino Cassandro). University of Padua-Italy (15.10.2007-15.01.2008).
Globaldiv Fellowship (Full Fellowship) A Global View of Livestock Biodiversity and Conservation. Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore-Piacenza-Italy (07.09.2009-10.09.2009).
Winner Poster Competition: 7th National Student Animal Science Congress. Adnan Menderes University Faculty of Agriculture Department of Animal Science 2011, Aydın-Turkey.
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