Ewa Niechwiej-Szwedo, PhD

Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo The role of binocular vision in the development of fine motor skills A young research subject performs motor tasks while her eye and hand movements are recorded. The analysis of kinematic...

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Emanuel Rosonina, PhD

Department of Biology, York University Regulation of transcription and splicing factors by sumoylation SUMO is a protein modification that plays important roles in regulating many cellular processes. Several proteins that are involved in...

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Craig Bailey, PhD

Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Guelph Nicotinic receptor signaling in a mouse model of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Neurons Chronic prenatal exposure to alcohol can produce a spectrum of adverse effects known collectively as...

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David Chatenet, PhD

David Chatenet, PhD

Centre INRS–Institut Armand-Frappier Design and synthesis of peptide inhibitors of PqsE as novel antibacterial therapeutics David Chatenet, recipient of a 2013 Banting Research Foundation grant, with lab colleagues at Centre INRS – Institut...

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Margaret K Hahn, MD PhD

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Central insulin to prevent olanzapine-induced adiposity: a rodent model Margaret K Hahn, recipient of a 2013 Banting Research Foundation grant Atypical antipsychotic (AAP) medications, the mainstay treatment...

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Pierre-Yves Lozach, PhD

Centre INRS – Institut Armand-Frappier Bunyavirus entry into mammalian cells Lozach Lab image of viral particles (red = virus and green = cell membrane) Bunyaviridae is a large family of viruses mainly transmitted by arthropods such as mosquitos...

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Dave Richard, PhD

Département de microbiologie-infectiologie et d’immunologie, Université Laval Protein trafficking to the apical complex of the malaria parasite Malaria merozoite in the process of invading a red blood cell, imaged using super resolution...

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Marie-Ève Tremblay, PhD

Département de médecine moléculaire, Université Laval Microglial relationships with synaptic elements in Alzheimer’s disease Dynamic interactions between microglia (in yellow) and dendritic spines (in green), as imaged in real-time in vivo...

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Alexandre Douplik, PhD

Physics Department, Ryerson University Surface-enhanced Raman fiber sensor for endoscopic early detection of tumor-related biomolecules in gastroenterology The goal of the project is development of surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy fiber probes...

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Carl Ernst, PhD

Department of Psychiatry, McGill University Functional analysis of the 16p11.2 locus using patient-derived induced-pluripotent stem cells Large deletions of DNA on chromosome 16 are associated with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) in about 1% of...

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