I Ozcan Ertürk

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Apoptosis-associated speck-like protein containing a C-terminal caspase recruitment domain (ASC) is an adaptor molecule that has recently been implicated in the activation of caspase-1. We have studied the role of ASC in the host defense against the intracellular pathogen Listeria monocytogenes. ASC was found to be essential for the secretion of(More)
It is now a well known phenomenon that thin films are susceptible to size effects, which can be captured adequately by gradient plasticity theories. Besides the scale dependency, metal thin films also exhibit time dependent behavior: anelasticity (deformation recovery over time following elastic spring back upon load removal) and creep (permanent(More)
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