Faculty

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Kyle Anderson BSc, PhD Assistant Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Technology-assisted learning, Active pedagogy, Student engagement


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Peter Bretscher Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Mechanisms responsible for self-nonself discrimination and immune class determination, Immune responses in autoimmunity, to tumours, and in chronic infectious diseases, and strategies of vaccination


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Harold Bull Assistant Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Student Learning, Implementation of active learning strategies to promote student engagement


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Linda Chelico Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): HIV restriction factors, DNA deaminases, Mutagenesis, Enzyme mechanisms


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Miroslaw Cygler MSc, PhD Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Host-Pathogen interactions, Synthesis and degradation of glycosaminoglycans


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Jo-Anne Dillon PhD, FCAHS FRSC Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Antimicrobial resistance, Cell division, Sexually transmitted infections, International health, Molecular technologies for microbial diagnostics


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Oleg Dmitriev MSc, PhD Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Interactions between proteins and small molecules, mapping contacts between drugs and their protein targets, Regulating enzymes for possible therapeutic use


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Troy Harkness PhD Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Regulation of replication-independent chromatin assembly in yeast


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Sidney Hayes Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Small RNA Silencing of Replication and Gene Expression; Phage Display Development


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S. Peter Howard Emeritus Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Molecular biology of toxin secretion by Gram-negative bacteria, Structure, function and biogenesis of the outer membrane


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Ramji Khandelwal BSc, MSc, PhD Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Diabetes, Kinases/phosphatases, Glycogen metabolism, Insulin, Tumor necrosis factor-alpha


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Kerri Kobryn BSc, PhD Associate Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Biochemistry and molecular biological studies of the Lyme Disease spirochete Borrelia Burgdorferi.


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Kerry Lavender PhD Assistant Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Viral Immunology, HIV-1, Humanized mice, Interferon-alpha


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Scot Leary BSc, PhD Associate Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Molecular genetic regulation of cellular copper homeostasis


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Jeremy Lee BSc, PhD Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Intrinsically disordered proteins, Alpha-synuclein, Parkinson’s Disease.


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Kiven Erique Lukong BSc, MSc, PhD, BA Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Breast tumor kinase (BRK) and two other BRK family members, FRK and SRMS


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Yu Luo BSc, MSc, PhD Associate Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Structure, function and inhibitory studies on key proteins involved in DNA repair and in D-alanylation of teichoic acids in Gram-positive bacteria.


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Stanley Moore BSc, PhD Associate Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): The flagellum secretion system in Helicobacter pylori, and chromatin modifying systems in higher eukaryotes.


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Scott Napper BSc, PhD Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Vaccine development, Prion diseases, Kinome analysis, Infectious disease


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Bill Roesler BSc, PhD Department Head, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Transcription, Nuclear speckles, TCERG1, C/EBPalpha, Gene expression, Nuclear compartmentation


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Scot Stone BSc, PhD Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Acyltransferase, Triglyceride, Lipid droplet, Obesity, Diabetes


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Jenny-Lee Thomassin BSc, MSc, PhD Assistant Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Molecular microbiology, molecular genetics, and bacteriology


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Yannick Tremblay BSc, MSc, PhD Lecturer, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology


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Sylvia van den Hurk BSc, MSc, PhD Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): DNA vaccines, Bovine herpesvirus-1 (BHV-1), Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), Hepatitis C virus (HCV)


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Hong Wang BSc, MSc, PhD Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Plant cell cycle regulation, protein ubiquitination, female gametogenesis, seed aging and vigor, abiotic stress


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Joyce Wilson Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): HCV interaction with the host miRNA machinery


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Yuliang Wu BSc, MSc, PhD Associate Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Cancer, Genome stability, DNA repair, Helicase


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Wei Xiao Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Molecular mechanisms of DNA repair and mutagenesis, Signal transduction through K63 ubiquitination, Genetic toxicology and carcinogenesis