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Research Projects: 2000-2001 to 2011-2012



Biliske, Jennifer Ann.  Identification of the FOXO transcription factor in Aedes albopictus and its effects on interactions with the Wolbachia endosymbiont.

Howse, Rebecca.  Recombination of Herpes simplex virus 2 and Cercopithecine herpesvirus 2.

Chase, John.  Cloning Us11.

Craveiro, Carla M.  Determining if the methylation intensity of the trimethyl pattern on the lysine 9 residue on histone 3 is significantly higher or lower in HeLa cells transfected with plasmids expressing foreign histone demethylases:  Jmjd2b and ΔjmjC and a methyltransferase inhibitor adenosine dialdehyde.

Gerlinsky, Ryan.  Bioremediation of hydrocarbon contaminate sol determined by bacterial hydrocarbon degradation.

Nelson, Kimberly L.  Determination of CcmK as an essential gene in the growth of the cyanobacterium Nostoc punctiforme ATCC29133.

Nykolyuk, Mariya.  Canadian HPV31,L1 consensus sequence profiling:  a worldwide comparison.

Scott, Candis.  The aggressiveness of the fruitless gene in Drosophila melanogaster.


Halaby, Adele.  The effect of ground squirrel holes on burrowing owl nest sites.


Brennan, Lesley.  Dimethyl sulfoxide enhanced delivery of G-418 to BHK-21 cells.  Supervisor:  Dr. H. Harris

Campbell, Michelle.  Early detection of a mutation that is present in maturity-onset diabetes of the young.  Supervisors:  Dr. D. Hemmerling, Dr. H. Harris

Hamilton, Krista.  Determination of antibiotic resistance in Campylobacter sp. isolated from fresh retail chicken.  Supervisor:  Dr. D. Hemmerling

Lo, Sunny.  Inducing mutations in the HRAD30 gene to study their effect on DNA polymerase η function.  Supervisor:  Dr. D. Hemmerling

McKoen, Elizabeth.  Elucidation of the mechanism of superinfection exclusion by examination of the initial steps in DHBV infection.  Supervisors:  Dr. D. Hemmerling, Dr. H. Harris

Merali, Karima.  A bioinfomatics approach:  determining the location of an Usher Syndrome gene.  Supervisor:  Dr. H. Harris

Price, Glynis.  Quantitative PCR of Human Paillomavirus (HPV) strains 6b and 18 to determine the minimum viral load required for detection.  Supervisor:  Dr. D. Hemmerling

Trachimowich, Tom.  Silencing lacZ expression in Escherichia coli through the use of RNA interference.  Supervisor:  Dr. D. Hemmerling

Wade, Rebecca.  Regulation of Hepatitis C protein synthesis using a tetracycline regulated transcription system.  Supervisor:  Dr. D. Hemmerling

Environmental Science


Ariss, Janet.  Effects of Phos-Check on model aquatic organisms.

Hughes, Devin.  Assessing the potential toxicity of a commercial de-icing agent on the common earthworm, Eisenia andrei.

Weatherby, Renee.  Sub-acute toxicity of Ibuprofen to Daphnia magna.

Yaremkowych, Michael.  The responses of Daphnia magna populations in response to variations found in food quality and quantity.