4th Year Thesis and Graduate Students
Divyang Patel, M.Sc. candidate, Jan. 2014-present
Expression of oyster alternative oxidase in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Laura Siracusa, Biology Honours Thesis, Sept. 2014-
Alternative oxidase genes in Canadian metagenomes
Hillary Peon, Biology Honours Thesis, Sept. 2014-
Plastoquinol terminal oxidase in tobacco
Joanne Liang, Chemistry Honours Thesis, Sept. 2014-
Expression of human uncoupling proteins in an inducible system in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Carly Goldberg, Sept. 2014-
McDonald Lab Alumni
Marc Del Grande, Research Assistant, July-August 2014
Jaspreet Singh, Biology Honours Thesis, Sept. 2013-April 2014, Evidence for the presence of the alternative oxidase pathway in the copepod Tigriopus californicus
Nooria Polda, Chemistry Honours Thesis, Sept. 2013-April 2014, Towards the characterization of mitochondrial alternative oxidase from Physcomitrella patens protonema tissue
Devang Nijsure, Chemistry Honours Thesis, Sept. 2013-April 2014, Assessing enzymatic superoxide production in myelin protein and alternative oxidase containing yeast strains.
Felicia Amanda, M.Sc. candidate, Sept. 2013-April 2014
Derek Szeto, Volunteer
Karina Neimanis, M.Sc. candidate, September 2011-July 2013, Alternative oxidase in the moss Physcomitrella patens.
Aaron Robertson, HE thesis, Fall/Winter 2012-2013, Expression of the oyster alternative oxidase in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae.
Kaleb Shelton, BI thesis, Fall/Winter 2012-2013, Alternative oxidase of Caulobacter segnis.Amit Kumar, MITACS Globalink Program, Summer 2013, Alternative oxidases of Arabidopsis thaliana.
Chris Araujo, Fall/Winter 2012-2013, Volunteer Research Assistant
Kyle Schaltz, BI499 Fall/Winter 2011-2012, Summer Undergraduate Research Assistant 2012, Expression of the oyster alternative oxidase in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae.
Bounmy Inthavong, Research Assistant, July/August 2012, Bacterial alternative oxidases.
Kyle Cole, BI495 Fall 2011, Bacterial alternative oxidases.
Erika Lui, Research Assistant, Summer 2011, Mitochondrial isolations from non-angiosperm plants.