Nader Alerasool & Jessica Lacoste

Nader Alerasool & Jessica Lacoste

Nader Alerasool
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: M. Taipale
Identifying transcriptional regulators by site-specific protein recruitment
Tuesday February 28 @ 2pm
Mining Building, Rm 128, 170 College St.

Jessica Lacoste
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: M. Taipale
Title TBA
Tuesday February 28 @ 2pm
Mining Building, Rm 128, 170 College St

Jaime Yockteng

Jaime Yockteng

Jaime Yockteng
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: L. Frappier
Title TBA
Tuesday February 28 @ 2pm
Banting Institute, #131, 100 College St.

Jerry Fan & Tatianna Wong

Jerry Fan & Tatianna Wong

Jerry Fan
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: X. Huang
Investigating the Role of Potassium Channel KCNB2 in Regulating Medulloblastoma Growth
Tuesday February 28 @ 2pm - 3:30pm
HSC, Hollywood Theatre #1246, Black Wing, 555 University Ave

Tatianna Wong
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: R. Cohn
Title TBA
Tuesday February 28 @ 2pm - 3:30pm
HSC, Hollywood Theatre #1246, Black Wing, 555 University Ave

Catherine Ross & Keith Lawson

Catherine Ross & Keith Lawson

Catherine Ross
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisors: C. Boone, B. Andrews, G. Bader
Determining the effect of population-specific SNPs on human pathway evolution
Tuesday February 21 @ 2pm
Mining Building, Rm 128, 170 College St.

Keith Lawson
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisors: J Moffatt and L. Ailles
Global Mapping of Metabolic Synthetic Lethal Interactions: A Roadmap for Therapeutic Discovery
Tuesday February 21 @ 2pm
Mining Building, Rm 128, 170 College St

Min Wu & Elyssa Bader

Min Wu & Elyssa Bader

Min Wu
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: M. Zhen
Investigating the Mechanism of UBR1, the Johanson-Blizzard Syndrome Causative E3 Ligase using C. elegans
Tuesday February 21 @ 2pm
PGCRL Auditorium, 686 Bay Street

Elyssa Bader
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: P. Awadalla
Title TBA
Tuesday February 21 @ 2pm
PGCRL Auditorium, 686 Bay Street

Emma Brun-Hayne & Weifan Dong

Emma Brun-Hayne & Weifan Dong

Emma Brun-Hayne
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: S. Gray-Owen
Title TBA
Tuesday February 21 @ 2pm
Banting Institute, #131, 100 College St.

Weifan Dong
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: X. Huang
Title TBA
Tuesday February 21 @ 2pm
Banting Institute, #131, 100 College St.

Nika Maani & Terence Gall-Duncan

Nika Maani & Terence Gall-Duncan

Nika Maani
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: J. Dowling
Therapeutic Evaluation of Tamoxifen on the Pathology of Myotubular Myopathy
Tuesday February 14 @ 2pm
PGCRL Auditorium, 686 Bay Street
3:00PM

Terence Gall-Duncan
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: C. Pearson
Title TBA
Tuesday February 14 @ 2pm
PGCRL Auditorium, 686 Bay Street
3:00PM

Thuy Nguyen & Dayag Sheykhkrimli

Thuy Nguyen & Dayag Sheykhkrimli

Thuy Nguyen
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisors: C Boone and B Andrews
Title TBA
Tuesday February 14 @ 2pm
Mining Building, Rm 128, 170 College St.

Dayag Sheykhkrimli
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: F Roth
Towards global mapping of binary protein interactions under diverse conditions
Tuesday February 14 @ 2pm
Mining Building, Rm 128, 170 College St.

Tavia Caplan & Umama Siddiqi

Tavia Caplan & Umama Siddiqi

Tavia Caplan
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: L. Cowen
Functional genomic and chemical biology analysis of echincandin resistance in Candida albicans
Tuesday February 14 @ 2pm
Banting Institute, #131, 100 College St.

Umama Siddiqi
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: L. Frappier
Elucidating the Role of ARKL1 in Epstein-Barr Virus Reactivation
Tuesday February 14 @ 2pm
Banting Institute, #131, 100 College St.

Abilasha Rao & Rochelle McAdam

Abilasha Rao & Rochelle McAdam

Abilasha Rao
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: Dr. Tae-Hee Kim
Uncovering the role of Fat4 in intestinal development
Tuesday February 7 @ 2pm
HSC Hollywood Theatre #1246, Black Wing, 555 University Ave.

Rochelle McAdam
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisors: Dr. P. Dirks and X. Huang
Inward Rectifying Potassium Channels in Sonic Hedgehog Medulloblastoma
Tuesday February 7 @ 2pm
HSC Hollywood Theatre #1246, Black Wing, 555 University Ave.

Hamed Heydari & Boris Dyakov

Hamed Heydari & Boris Dyakov

Hamed Heydari
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisors: Drs. C. Boone and G. Bader
Genetic Networks & Genotype to Phenotype Problem
Tuesday February 7 @ 2pm
Mining Building, Rm 128, 170 College St.

Boris Dyakov
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: A. Gingras
A High Resolution Map of Subnuclear Architecture
Tuesday February 7 @ 2pm
Mining Building, Rm 128, 170 College St.

Nathan Doner & Itunuoluwa Adekoya

Nathan Doner & Itunuoluwa Adekoya

Nathan Doner
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: J. Rini
The crystallization and characterization of UGGT1
Tuesday February 7 @ 2pm
Banting Institute, #131, 100 College St.

Itunuoluwa Adekoya
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: S. Gray-Owen
Title TBA
Tuesday February 7 @ 2pm
Banting Institute, #131, 100 College St.

Karen Chiang & Chloe Rose

Karen Chiang & Chloe Rose

Karen Chiang
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: Dr Christopher Pearson
Nicked DNA processing by the mismatch repair complex MutSβ
Tuesday January 24 @ 2pm
HSC, Hollywood Theatre, #1246 Black Wing, 555 University Ave.

Chloe Rose
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: Dr Brian Ciruna
A twisted tail: Investigating the genetic causes of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
Tuesday January 24 @ 2pm
HSC, Hollywood Theatre, #1246 Black Wing, 555 University Ave.

Amanda Charlesworth & Kwamaa Duah

Amanda Charlesworth & Kwamaa Duah

Amanda Charlesworth
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: Dr Julie Claycomb
Dissecting the Differential Functions of the Argonaute CSR-1 in C. elegans
Tuesday January 17 @ 2pm
Banting Institute, #131, 100 College St.

Kwamaa Duah
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: Dr Leah Cowen
Dissecting the Morphogenetic Circuitry of C.albicans in Response to Phagocytosis by Macrophages
Tuesday January 17 @ 2pm
Banting Institute, #131, 100 College St.

Prabhpreet Bassi & Matthew Eroglu

Prabhpreet Bassi & Matthew Eroglu

Prabhpreet Bassi
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: Dr Ronald Cohn
Assessing the Therapeutic Potential of CRISPR/Cas9-Mediated Gene Modulation
Tuesday January 17 @ 2pm
HSC, Hollywood Theatre, #1246 Black Wing, 555 University Ave.

Matthew Eroglu
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: Dr Brent Derry
Regulation of MAP Kinase Signaling by SGK-1
Tuesday January 17 @ 2pm
HSC, Hollywood Theatre, #1246 Black Wing, 555 University Ave.

Ryan Smith & Lindsay Smith

Ryan Smith & Lindsay Smith

Ryan Smith
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: Dr. Tae-Hee Kim
Epigenetic control of mesenchymal-epithelial interactions directs gastrointestinal regionalization
Tuesday January 10 @ 2pm
HSC, Hollywood Theatre, #1246 Black Wing, 555 University Ave.

Lindsay Smith
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Title TBA
Tuesday January 10 @ 2pm
HSC, Hollywood Theatre, #1246 Black Wing, 555 University Ave.

Sabriyeh Alibai & Timothy Ng

Sabriyeh Alibai & Timothy Ng

Sabriyeh Alibai
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: Dr Jason Moffat
Engineered protein scaffolds as tools to explore novel Biology
Tuesday January 10 @ 2pm
Banting Institute, #131, 100 College St.

Timothy Ng
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: Dr Daniel Durocher
The control of DNA double-strand break repair in mitosis
Tuesday January 10 @ 2pm
Banting Institute, #131, 100 College St.

Jasper Ho & Julia Hanchard

Jasper Ho & Julia Hanchard

Jasper Ho
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisors: Dr Lori Frappier and D.-Y. Jin
Identification of a Novel Epstein-Barr Virus protein that suppresses the DNA damage response
Tuesday December 13 @ 2pm
Wallberg Bldg, Rm 116, 200 College St.

Julia Hanchard
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: Dr Amy Caudy
New insights into an old pathway—A novel pyrimidine salvage enzyme in yeast
Tuesday December 13 @ 2pm
Wallberg Bldg, Rm 116, 200 College St.

Eric Chapman & Olga Zaslaver

Eric Chapman & Olga Zaslaver

Eric Chapman
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: Dr Brent Derry
The C. elegans scaffold protein KRI-1/CCM1 permits apoptosis non-autonomously by regulating ERK5/MAPK signalling
Tuesday December 6 @ 2pm
Wallberg Bldg, Rm 116, 200 College St.

Olga Zaslaver
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: Dr Amy Caudy
Metabolic error or convenient substrate? Regulation of the oncometabolite D-2-hydroxyglutarate
Tuesday December 6 @ 2pm
Wallberg Bldg, Rm 116, 200 College St.

Javier Hernandez &  Amy (Ying Yi) Zhang

Javier Hernandez & Amy (Ying Yi) Zhang

Javier Hernandez
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: Dr Jeff Wrana
Mechanisms in somatic cell reprogramming
Tuesday November 29 @ 2pm
Wallberg Bldg, Rm 116, 200 College St.

Amy (Ying Yi) Zhang
Graduate Student, Department of Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: Dr Jeff Wrana
Identifying new key players in stromal exosome-facilitated breast cancer cell motility
Tuesday November 29 @ 2pm
Wallberg Bldg, Rm 116, 200 College St.