Honours Student Research Presentations 2020 - CANCELLED

Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Dalhousie University

04:05 - 04:15 Jordan Thompson (supervisor Neale Ridgway)
Fatty acid regulation of phosphocholine cytidylyltransferase beta (CCT-β) phosphorylation & cellular localization

04:20 - 04:30 Jacob Rukavina (supervisor Paola Marignani)
The role of VAV2 in cell migration

04:35 - 04:45 Madison Kropp (supervisor John Frampton)
Development and analysis of an in vitro co-culture hepatic fibrosis model

04:50 – 05:00 Nicholas Bacon (supervisor Vanya Ewart)
The effect of a Fucus vesiculosus extract on alpha-synuclein amyloid formation

05:05 - 05:15 Madelaine Robertson (supervisors Jan Rainey and John Frampton)
That’s a wrap: Using recombinant aciniform spider silk as a platform for cell growth

05:20 - 05:30 Sam Paton (supervisor George Robertson)
Inhibition of the mitochondrial calcium uniporter attenuates proinflammatory activation of human brain endothelial cells

05:35 - 05:45 Noa Sorbara (supervisor Stephen Bearne)
Investigating inhibition of isoleucine 2-epimerase by alkyl boronic acids

05:50 - 06:00 Erin Donovan (supervisor Vanya Ewart)
Exploring the interaction between Pseudopleuronectes americanus type I antifreeze protein
and rat erythrocytes

06:05 – 06:15 Madhav Makkena (supervisor Barbara Karten)
Visualization of cholesterol in the neuronal plasma membrane




Theatre “A” Sir Charles Tupper Medical Building (Halifax, NS)
and Room 102 DMNB (Saint John NB)

Additional Information

All are welcome to attend!