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2013 Research Grants Competition - Results by Evaluation Group

Genes, Cells and Molecules
Applicant Name Institution Program Title Term Awarded Amount
Alcorn, Mary-Jane MJ
Department
Pharmacy and Nutrition, College of
Saskatchewan RGPIN Inflammation disturbs polarized epithelial function through alteration in nutrient transporter expression 1 $30,000.00
Alfieri, Caroline C
Department
Microbiologie et immunologie
Montréal RGPIN Structure-function mapping of large intracellular viral RNA. 5 $29,428.00
Ali, Declan DW
Department
Biological Sciences
Alberta EQPEQ Fluorescence imaging system for conventional and 3D deconvolution applications 1 $81,670.00
Allen-Vercoe, Emma E
Department
Molecular and Cellular Biology
Guelph RGPIN Characterizing the role of bacteria of the Lachnospiraceae family as core members of a mammalian gut microbial ecosystem 5 $30,000.00
Allingham, John JSA
Department
Biomedical and Molecular Sciences
Queen's RGPIN Molecular mechanisms of motility and microtubule-remodeling by kinesins 5 $50,000.00
Arbour, Nathalie N
Department
Médecine
Montréal RGPIN Mediators shaping CD8 T cell activation and functions 5 $36,000.00
Auger-Messier, Mannix M
Department
Médecine
Sherbrooke RGPIN Régulation de l'assemblage du sarcomère chez les myocytes striés par les protéines Adap1 et Adap2. 5 $32,000.00
Averill-Bates, Diana DA
Department
Sciences biologiques
Université du Québec à Montréal EQPEQ Flow cytometer for cellular analysis 1 $47,190.00
Babu, Mohan M
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Regina EQPEQ Benchtop Colony Arrayer for Accelerating Systems Biology Research in Prokaryotes 1 $42,000.00
Bai, Donglin D
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology
Western Ontario RGPIN Molecular domains determining gap junction channel properties 1 $30,000.00
Bailey, Craig CDC
Department
Biomedical Sciences
Guelph RGPIN Molecular mechanisms underlying cholinergic signaling in developing neurons 5 $32,000.00
Barbeau, Benoit B
Department
Sciences biologiques
Université du Québec à Montréal RGPIN Regulation of the expression of Human Endogenous Retrovirus envelope genes and analysis of their function 5 $36,000.00
Barreiro, Bruno LB
Department
Pédiatrie
Montréal RGPIN Evolution of innate immune responses in human and non-human primates 5 $42,939.00
Beatty, John T
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
British Columbia RGPIN Pathways of electron and proton flow in a transmembrane, photon-driven quinone reductase/translocase supercomplex of proteins 5 $58,000.00
Beaudry, Francis F
Department
Biomédecine vétérinaire
Montréal EQPEQ High performance liquid chromatography electrospray tandem mass spectrometry for quantitative determination of biomarkers, drugs and metabolites in biological matrices 1 $142,379.00
Beazely, Michael A
Department
Pharmacy, School of
Waterloo RGPIN Molecular mechanisms and physiological consequences of growth factor receptor transactivation in the central nervous system 5 $30,000.00
Bendall, Andrew AJ
Department
Molecular and Cellular Biology
Guelph RGPIN Dlx gene contributions to craniofacial patterning during development and evolution 5 $30,000.00
Betts, Dean H
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology
Western Ontario RGPIN Redox Regulation of Canine Embryonic Stem Cells 5 $36,000.00
Bilodeau, Steve S
Department
Biologie moléculaire, biochimie médicale et pathologie
Laval RGPIN Development of new technologies to study the connection between chromosome architecture and regulation of the gene expression program 5 $36,000.00
Blanchette, Mathieu MB
Department
Computer Science, School of
McGill RGPIN Computational inference and analysis of ancestral genomes 5 $69,000.00
Botelho, Roberto RJ
Department
Chemistry and Biology
Ryerson EQPEQ A Facility for the Analysis of Radio-labelled Molecules 1 $53,543.00
Boulay, Guylain G
Department
Pharmacologie
Sherbrooke RGPIN Détermination de la structure des canaux TRPC. 1 $30,000.00
Bourgault, Steve S
Department
Chimie
Université du Québec à Montréal EQPEQ A protein purification platform for biochemistry and structural biology research. 1 $54,174.00
Brakier-Gingras, Léa L
Department
Biochimie
Montréal RGPIN Translation fidelity of human ribosomes 5 $36,000.00
Breton, Sophie S
Department
Sciences biologiques
Montréal RGPIN Novel mtDNA-encoded proteins and mitochondrial sex determination in the Bivalvia (Mollusca) 5 $41,000.00
Bretscher, Peter PA
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
Saskatchewan RGPIN Regulation of the function of CD4 T cells 5 $36,000.00
Brett, Christopher CL
Department
Biology
Concordia EQPEQ TIRF microscope upgrade for Concordia University 1 $91,628.00
Bridle, Byram BW
Department
Pathobiology
Guelph RGPIN Type I interferon receptor signalling as a master switch for the negative regulation of cytokine networks. 5 $35,000.00
Brinkman, Ryan R
Department
Medical Genetics
British Columbia RGPIN Automated analysis of high dimensional flow cytometry data 5 $43,000.00
Brockman, Mark Alan MA
Department
Health Sciences, Faculty of
Simon Fraser RGPIN Characterization of signalling mechanisms that regulate antigen sensitivity and cytotoxic functions in CD8+ T lymphocytes 1 $36,000.00
Bromme, Dieter D
Department
Dentistry, Faculty of
British Columbia RGPIN Exosites, ligands and complex formation: novel determinants of protease specificity 5 $30,000.00
Brown, Claire Marie CM
Department
Physiology
McGill EQPEQ Multi-colour total internal reflection fluorescence (TIRF) and single molecule localization microscopy 1 $149,931.00
Brown, Leonid S
Department
Physics
Guelph RGPIN Mechanisms of triggering novel light-switchable functions in rhodopsins: enzymes and non-proton cation pumps 5 $58,000.00
Brumell, John H
Department
Molecular Genetics
Toronto RGPIN The role of Ras superfamily GTPases in phagosome maturation 5 $58,000.00
Brumer, Harry H
Department
Michael Smith Laboratories
British Columbia RGPIN Discovery, characterization, and application of carbohydrate-active enzymes from diverse biological niches 5 $58,000.00
Burrus, Vincent VB
Department
Biologie
Sherbrooke EQPEQ Anaerobic workstation/Station de travail anaérobie 1 $30,562.00
Calon, Frederic F
Department
Pharmacie, Faculté de
Laval RGPIN The role of ApoE genotype on blood-brain barrier functions 5 $36,000.00
Cameron, Andrew ADS
Department
Biology
Regina RGPIN How the dynamics of DNA shape control bacterial gene expression 5 $32,000.00
Carrier, Julie J
Department
Médecine
Sherbrooke RGPIN Regulation of the expression and functions of the bile acid receptor FXR in the intestinal epithelium 5 $30,000.00
Chabot, Benoit B
Department
Microbiologie et d'infectiologie
Sherbrooke RGPIN Genomic instability and the alternative splicing of coding VNTRs 5 $36,000.00
Chadee, Khrisendath K
Department
Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
Calgary RGPIN Modeling Entamoeba histolytica host-parasite interactions 1 $36,000.00
Charles, Trevor TC
Department
Biology
Waterloo RGPIN Genetic control of alfalfa infection by the nitrogen fixing symbiotic bacterium Sinorhizobium meliloti 5 $50,000.00
CHIN-SANG, IAN D
Department
Biology
Queen's RGPIN Identification and Characterization of Genes that Regulate Morphogenesis 5 $66,500.00
Clarke, Anthony AJ
Department
Molecular and Cellular Biology
Guelph EQPEQ Carbohydrate Analysis Facility 1 $62,200.00
Cobb, John A
Department
Biological Sciences
Calgary RGPIN The function of R-spondins during mouse limb development and chondrogenesis 5 $36,000.00
Cornell, Rosemary B
Department
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Simon Fraser EQPEQ Multi-purpose imager (Typhoon FLA 9500) 1 $40,000.00
Cousineau, Benoit B
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
McGill RGPIN Bacterial group II introns: splicing, function and evolution 5 $50,000.00
Cox, Brian J
Department
Physiology
Toronto RGPIN Cellular and molecular systems level analysis of placenta development and function. 5 $30,000.00
Crawford, Bryan D
Department
Biology (Fredericton)
New Brunswick RGPIN Regulation and consequences of extracellular matrix remodelling protease activity in the developing zebrafish embryo. 5 $36,000.00
Croll, Roger P
Department
Physiology and Biophysics
Dalhousie RGPIN Form and function of the olfactory and larval nervous systems in molluscs 5 $43,000.00
Culty, Martine G
Department
Medicine
McGill RGPIN Role of the ubiquitin system in testicular germ cell development 5 $30,000.00
Cumming, Robert RC
Department
Biology
Western Ontario RGPIN p66Shc mediated effects on ROS signaling and cytoskeletal remodeling 5 $43,000.00
Cummins, Carolyn CL
Department
Pharmacy, Leslie Dan Faculty of
Toronto RGPIN Molecular Regulation of Alternative Splicing by Nuclear Receptors and Coregulators 1 $36,000.00
Dagnino, Lina L
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology
Western Ontario RGPIN Regulation of TGF-beta signaling by focal adhesion proteins 1 $30,000.00
Daniel, Juliet JM
Department
Biology
McMaster EQPEQ Microscopy Tools for developmental and behavioural studies in vertebrate (Xenopus & Zebrafish) model organisms. 1 $29,005.00
Darlington, Peter J
Department
Exercise Science
Concordia RGPIN Modulation of T cell activation by the Beta2-Adrenergic Receptor 5 $32,000.00
DAvanzo, Nazzareno N
Department
Physiologie
Montréal RGPIN Lipid Reguation of Voltage-gated Sodium Channels 5 $32,000.00
Davidson, William WS
Department
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Simon Fraser RGPIN The olfactory gene repertoire in salmonids 5 $69,000.00
Davis, Elaine C
Department
Anatomy and Cell Biology
McGill RGPIN The Role of Elastin and Elastic Fiber-Related Proteins in Vascular Development, Function and Homeostasis 5 $30,000.00
De Buck, Jeroen JMD
Department
Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of
Calgary RGPIN Early detection of immune responses against Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis infection 1 $30,000.00
Dewez, David D
Department
Chimie
Université du Québec à Montréal EQPEQ Liquid chromatography for ultra-high performance detection of glutathione and phytochelatins involved in the sequestration and detoxification of pollutants 1 $75,233.00
Dewez, David D
Department
Chimie
Université du Québec à Montréal RGPIN Study of wastewater remediation efficiency by green algae 5 $35,000.00
DeWitte-Orr, Stephanie SJ
Department
Biology
Wilfrid Laurier EQPEQ Cell lysis apparatus and multiplex array reader 1 $60,032.00
Dikeakos, Dimitrios Jimmy JD
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
Western Ontario RGPIN Regulation of membrane trafficking by the PACS family of proteins 5 $35,000.00
Doxey, Andrew AC
Department
Biology
Waterloo RGPIN Detecting protein structural and functional innovations from genomic data 5 $41,000.00
Duncan, Robin RE
Department
Kinesiology
Waterloo EQPEQ Next generation sequencer 1 $95,389.00
Duncan, Roy R
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
Dalhousie EQPEQ Multi-user fluorescence microscope for live cell imaging 1 $149,466.00
Dupré, Denis DJ
Department
Pharmacology
Dalhousie RGPIN Identification of the transmembrane domains important for the heterodimerization of the angiotensin AT1R with other GPCRs 5 $36,000.00
Eames, Brian BF
Department
Anatomy and Cell Biology
Saskatchewan RGPIN Evolution of skeletal cell transcriptomes 5 $41,000.00
Eltis, Lindsay LD
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
British Columbia RGPIN Bacterial lignin-degrading enzymes: characterization and biocatalytic potential. 5 $69,000.00
Epand, Richard RM
Department
Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences
McMaster EQPEQ Isothermal titration calorimeter 1 $103,412.00
Epand, Richard RM
Department
Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences
McMaster RGPIN Membrane Interactions and Diacylglycerol Kinases 5 $69,000.00
Ernst, Carl CP
Department
Human Genetics
McGill RGPIN Sequence variation and DNA methylation patterning 5 $32,000.00
Evans, Stephen V
Department
Biochemistry and Microbiology
Victoria RGPIN Structural Studies of Protein-Carbohydrate Interactions 5 $43,000.00
Fairn, Gregory GD
Department
Surgery
Toronto RGPIN Lipid-signalling and homeostasis in yeast 5 $41,000.00
Fast, Naomi NM
Department
Botany
British Columbia RGPIN The effects of genome size reduction on cellular processes 5 $50,000.00
Fernandez-Gonzalez, Rodrigo R
Department
Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, Inst. of (IBBME)
Toronto RGPIN Mechanisms of cell coordination in epithelial morphogenesis analyzed by quantitative 3D imaging 5 $48,000.00
Finan, Turlough TM
Department
Biology
McMaster RGPIN Biology of the N2-fixing soil bacterium, Sinorhizobium meliloti 5 $83,000.00
Fraser, Marie ME
Department
Biological Sciences
Calgary RGPIN Catalytic Mechanisms and Biological Roles of Enzymes Involved in Energy Metabolism 5 $30,000.00
Fulthorpe, Roberta R
Department
Physical & Environmental Sciences (Scarborough)
Toronto RGPIN Catabolic genes and mobile elements of bacterial endophytes 1 $36,000.00
Gagnon, Etienne EG
Department
Microbiologie et immunologie
Montréal RGPIN Role of Phosphatidylserine in crontroling Immune Receptor activation. 5 $32,000.00
Gaudreau, Luc LR
Department
Biologie
Sherbrooke RGPIN Use of gene regulatory sensors to monitor environmental pollutant levels in small mammals and birds 1 $30,000.00
Gendron, Fernand-Pierre FP
Department
Anatomie et biologie cellulaire
Sherbrooke RGPIN Characterization of the mechanism regulating P2X7 expression and functions in intestinal epithelial cells. 5 $36,000.00
Gendron, Louis L
Department
Physiologie et biophysique
Sherbrooke RGPIN Cellular and physiological consequences of opioid receptor interactions 1 $36,000.00
Germain, Marc M
Department
Chimie
Québec à Trois-Rivières RGPIN Regulation of mitochondrial dynamics by the AMPK pathway 5 $32,000.00
Gibbings, Derrick J
Department
Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Ottawa RGPIN Mechanisms of RNA Sorting into Exosomes 5 $35,000.00
Gibson, Spencer B
Department
Biochemistry and Medical Genetics
Manitoba RGPIN The role of the BH3-only protein BNIP3 in regulation of cell survival in the brain 1 $36,000.00
Gilbert, Penney PM
Department
Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, Inst. of (IBBME)
Toronto RGPIN Geometric control of muscle stem cell self-renewal 5 $41,000.00
Gilbride, Kimberley A
Department
Chemistry and Biology
Ryerson RGPIN Effect of selected antibiotics and NSAIDs on nitrogen cycling in wastewater environments 5 $30,000.00
Gordon, Joseph JW
Department
Nursing, Faculty of
Manitoba RGPIN Wnt and Notch Regulation of Cardiac and Vascular Smooth Muscle Gene Expression During Differentiation. 5 $32,000.00
Grbic, Miodrag O
Department
Biology
Western Ontario RGPIN Evolution of pattern formation in insects 5 $36,000.00
Gruenheid, Samantha SL
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
McGill RGPIN Bacterial effector proteins as probes to study cell biology 1 $36,000.00
Grygorczyk, Ryszard R
Department
Médecine
Montréal RGPIN Cell volume regulation - the search for a volume sensor 5 $30,000.00
Guttman, Julian A
Department
Biological Sciences
Simon Fraser RGPIN Identification of novel molecular components at the cell periphery: Taking advantage of EPEC pedestals 5 $43,000.00
Harden, Nicholas N
Department
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Simon Fraser RGPIN Characterization of Pak kinase regulation of epithelial morphogenesis during Drosophila oogenesis 5 $43,000.00
Harrison, Joe JJ
Department
Biological Sciences
Calgary RGPIN Resistance is not futile: Uncovering the reasons why bacterial biofilms can withstand antimicrobial treatments 5 $41,000.00
Hastings, Kenneth KEM
Department
Neurology and Neurosurgery
McGill RGPIN Evolution and function of spliced leader (SL) trans-splicing in the chordates and deuterostomes 5 $30,000.00
Hausner, Martina M
Department
Chemistry and Biology
Ryerson RGPIN The interdependence of plasmids and biofilms: from fundamental to applied research 1 $30,000.00
Helbing, Caren C
Department
Biochemistry and Microbiology
Victoria RGPIN Cellular mechanisms of amphibian metamorphosis 5 $69,000.00
Hill, Ceredwyn E
Department
Biology
Queen's EQPEQ Upgrade of fluorescence microscopy imaging system. 1 $13,090.00
Hilliker, Arthur J
Department
Biology
York RGPIN Genetic Studies in Drosophila 5 $43,000.00
Horsman, Geoffrey P
Department
Chemistry
Wilfrid Laurier EQPEQ Fast Protein Liquid Chromatography (FPLC) System for Protein Purification 1 $108,253.00
Horsman, Geoffrey P
Department
Chemistry
Wilfrid Laurier RGPIN Investigating Microbial Natural Product Biosynthesis 5 $35,000.00
Houry, Walid WA
Department
Biochemistry (St. George Campus)
Toronto RGPIN Chaperones and proteases of the Plasmodium falciparum parasite 1 $30,000.00
Howe, LeAnn LJ
Department
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
British Columbia RGPIN Regulation of histone methylation 5 $36,000.00
Jacques, Pierre-Étienne PE
Department
Sciences, Faculté des
Sherbrooke EQPEQ A web server integrated into a supercomputer for a new generation of bioinformatics tools / Serveur web intégré à un superordinateur pour une nouvelle génération d'outils bio-info 1 $32,044.00
Jacques, Pierre-Étienne PE
Department
Sciences, Faculté des
Sherbrooke RGPIN Bioinformatics tool development to analyze and integrate genomics data generated by high-throughput sequencing / Développement d'outils bio-info analysant les données de séquençage 5 $32,000.00
Jia, Zongchao Z
Department
Biomedical and Molecular Sciences
Queen's EQPEQ Monitoring Biomolecular Interactions using Isothermal Titration Calorimetry 1 $118,094.00
Jia, Zongchao Z
Department
Biomedical and Molecular Sciences
Queen's RGPIN Structural and functional insights into alpha-kinases and their regulation 5 $69,000.00
Johnson, Pauline P
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
British Columbia EQPEQ Request for funds to replace aging equipment 1 $19,967.00
Johnson, Philip PE
Department
Chemistry
York RGPIN Functional Nucleic Acids: Characterization, Structure and Applications 5 $36,000.00
Junop, Murray MS
Department
Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences
McMaster RGPIN Molecular mechanism of extreme DNA damage resistance in Deinococcus spp. 5 $69,000.00
Jurisicova, Andrea A
Department
Physiology
Toronto RGPIN Acid sphingomyelinase - regulator of reproductive success 1 $30,000.00
Kaminskyj, Susan SGW
Department
Biology
Saskatchewan RGPIN Fungal morphogenesis and environmental response 5 $36,000.00
Kapus, Andras A
Department
Surgery
Toronto RGPIN Cytoskeleton-mitochondrion interactions during cellular stress 5 $36,000.00
Kaushik, Azad K
Department
Molecular and Cellular Biology
Guelph RGPIN Antibody structure and function relationships in health and disease prevention 5 $30,000.00
Khadra, Anmar A
Department
Physiology
McGill RGPIN Computational Models for the Study of Various Immunological and Electrophysiological Systems 5 $32,000.00
Khan, Waliul I
Department
Pathology and Molecular Medicine
McMaster RGPIN Role of Nod Proteins in Regulation of Intestinal Goblet Cell Biology in Enteric Parasitic Infection 5 $36,000.00
Kibar, Zoha D
Department
Obstétrique
Montréal RGPIN Molecular crosstalk between apical-basal polarity and planar cell polarity in axon guidance 5 $30,000.00
Kim, Sung Ouk SO
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
Western Ontario RGPIN Investigating immumomodulatory mechanisms of probiotics 5 $43,000.00
Klegeris, Andis A
Department
Okanagan
British Columbia RGPIN Identification of novel intercellular signaling molecules of the animal central nervous system 1 $30,000.00
Kollman, Justin JM
Department
Anatomy and Cell Biology
McGill RGPIN The structural basis for the assembly and organization of a magnetotactic bacterial organelle 5 $32,000.00
Kollman, Justin JM
Department
Anatomy and Cell Biology
McGill EQPEQ Acquisition of a cryogenic holder for cryo-electron microscopy 1 $67,808.00
Kormish, Jay D
Department
Biological Sciences
Manitoba RGPIN The morphogenic movements and cell signalling events during organ development 5 $35,000.00
Kristof, Arnold S
Department
Medicine
McGill RGPIN Regulation of the ER Stress Response by Amino Acids 5 $43,000.00
Kubiseski, Terrance TJ
Department
Biology
York RGPIN The Role of the RasGTPase Superfamily Signaling in C.elegans 5 $30,000.00
Labbé, Jean-Claude JC
Department
Pathologie et biologie cellulaire
Montréal RGPIN Developmental control of C. elegans germline syncytial organization and function 5 $49,300.00
Labonté, Patrick P
Department
INRS
INRS RGPIN How a positive-strand RNA virus such as HCV can subvert autophagy? 5 $30,000.00
Lacy, Paige PL
Department
Medicine
Alberta RGPIN The study of recycling endosomes in innate immune cells 1 $30,000.00
Lafontaine, Daniel DA
Department
Sciences, Faculté des
Sherbrooke RGPIN Single-molecule folding studies and genetic regulation of a S-adenosylmethionine (SAM) riboswitch / Études de la régulation génétique et du repliement du ribogétulateur SAM 5 $58,000.00
Lamarre, Alain A
Department
INRS
INRS RGPIN The development of B cell and antibody responses 5 $30,000.00
Landry, Christian CR
Department
Biologie
Laval EQPEQ Un séquenceur de table de nouvelle génération pour la génomique fonctionnelle, la génomique comparative et la biologie des systèmes 1 $133,984.00
Lavigne, Pierre P
Department
Biochimie
Sherbrooke RGPIN Structural Biology of Miz-1 and of C2H2 Zinc Fingers 5 $43,000.00
Lee, Hoyun H
Department
Medicine, Faculty of (East Campus)
Laurentian RGPIN Distinct Cdc7 functions in the context of DNA replication and mitosis 5 $43,000.00
Lee, Jeffrey JE
Department
Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology
Toronto RGPIN Characterization of a glycoprotein entry complex from a novel orthomyxovirus 5 $63,000.00
Lee, Jeremy JS
Department
Biochemistry
Saskatchewan RGPIN Nanopore analysis of protein structure and folding 5 $50,000.00
Lee, Song F
Department
Applied Oral Sciences,
Dalhousie RGPIN Functional Analysis of Thiol-Disulfide Oxidoreductases in Streptococcus gordonii 5 $36,000.00
Leys, Sally SP
Department
Biological Sciences
Alberta EQPEQ Oxygen microsensor for fluorescent detection of oxygen in sponges 1 $16,405.00
Liu, Qiang Q
Department
VIDO
Saskatchewan RGPIN Hepatitis C viral protein translation modulation 5 $36,000.00
Lowenberger, Carl A
Department
Biological Sciences
Simon Fraser RGPIN Understanding innate immune responses of insect vectors to intracellular pathogens. 5 $58,000.00
Luheshi, Giamal N
Department
Psychiatry
McGill RGPIN Leptin as a modulator of glial activity in inflammation 1 $30,000.00
Mackey, Michael C
Department
Physiology
McGill RGPIN Dynamics of cellular proliferation and maturation; dynamics of gene regulation 5 $69,000.00
Mager, Dixie L
Department
Medical Genetics
British Columbia RGPIN Studies of endogenous retrovirus activity in mice 5 $50,000.00
MANN, Mellissa MRW
Department
Biochemistry
Western Ontario RGPIN Identification and Evolutionary Comparison of Imprinting Centers 5 $36,000.00
McCormick, John K
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
Western Ontario RGPIN Evolution of mobile genetic elements in Streptococcus pyogenes 1 $30,000.00
McDermid, Heather HE
Department
Biological Sciences
Alberta RGPIN Chromatin remodelling during mammalian development 5 $36,000.00
McKinney, Anne RA
Department
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
McGill RGPIN Neuronal-glia mechanisms in excitatory synapse formation, maintenance and plasticity 5 $30,000.00
Meckling, Kelly KA
Department
Human Health and Nutritional Sciences
Guelph RGPIN Regulation of cell fate determination by hormone-active nutrients and phytochemicals 5 $36,000.00
Meneghini, Marc MD
Department
Molecular Genetics
Toronto RGPIN Probing the evolutionary origins of apoptosis. 5 $36,000.00
Merrill, Rod AR
Department
Molecular and Cellular Biology
Guelph RGPIN Membrane Biophysical Studies of the Colicin E1 Channel 5 $58,000.00
Meurens, François FJMA
Department
VIDO
Saskatchewan RGPIN Les protéines Suppressor of Cytokine Signalling (SOCS) et leur implication dans la régulation de la réponse immune innée aux infections virales porcines 1 $30,000.00
Milot, Eric E
Department
Médecine
Montréal RGPIN Indentification of MNDA modifications and domains involved in regulation of apoptosis 5 $30,000.00
Misra, Vikram V
Department
Veterinary Microbiology
Saskatchewan RGPIN Role of Luman/CREB3 and Zhangfei/CREBZF in cellular stress responses and neuronal regeneration 5 $30,000.00
Mohn, William WW
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
British Columbia RGPIN Microbial catabolism of steroids, from enzymes to ecosystems 5 $69,000.00
Montpetit, Benjamen Hubert William BHW
Department
Cell Biology
Alberta RGPIN Regulation of mRNA export during stress 5 $35,000.00
Mookherjee, Neeloffer N
Department
Internal Medicine
Manitoba RGPIN Cytokines and host defence peptides: Delineating molecular mechanisms regulating inflammation 5 $50,000.00
Moreau, Robert R
Department
Sciences biologiques
Université du Québec à Montréal RGPIN Expression and functions of transient receptor potential (TRP) channels during differentiation of bone-forming osteoblast 1 $36,000.00
Morin, Gregg B
Department
Medical Genetics
British Columbia RGPIN Regulatory Mechanisms Controlling Alternative Splicing 5 $36,000.00
Morin, Ryan D
Department
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Simon Fraser RGPIN Understanding the driver mutations of canine lymphoma: towards new biomarkers and repositioning human therapies 5 $35,000.00
Morse, David S
Department
Sciences biologiques
Montréal RGPIN Dinoflagellate Molecular Biology and Mecanisms of Circadian Rhythms 5 $50,000.00
Mounier, Catherine MGC
Department
Sciences biologiques
Université du Québec à Montréal RGPIN Lipogenesis as a central player for fatty acids deposit 5 $43,000.00
Murai, Keith KK
Department
Neurology and Neurosurgery
McGill EQPEQ Platform for in vivo analysis of early GABA synapse function in neural circuitry formation 1 $61,047.00
Mymryk, Joe S
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
Western Ontario RGPIN Identification and analysis of non-conventional nuclear import signals 1 $36,000.00
Nabi, Ivan IR
Department
Cellular and Physiological Sciences
British Columbia RGPIN Glycan regulation of cell-cell junction dynamics and architecture 5 $50,000.00
Nagy, Eva E
Department
Pathobiology
Guelph RGPIN Molecular biology and pathogenesis of fowl adenoviruses 5 $58,000.00
Nargang, Frank FE
Department
Biological Sciences
Alberta RGPIN Alternative oxidase production in Neurospora crassa 5 $50,000.00
Nash, Joanne JE
Department
Biological Sciences (Scarborough)
Toronto RGPIN Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Motor Control 5 $36,000.00
Nashmi, Raad R
Department
Biology
Victoria RGPIN Nicotinic receptor mediated neurotransmission in the CNS 5 $30,000.00
Nedelcu, Aurora AM
Department
Biology (Fredericton)
New Brunswick RGPIN Cellular stress responses in the evolution of multicellular complexity 5 $43,000.00
Neufeld, Josh JD
Department
Biology
Waterloo RGPIN Expanding the frontiers of soil microbial biogeography 1 $43,000.00
Nguyen, Peter PV
Department
Physiology
Alberta RGPIN Regulation of synaptic plasticity by the cyclic-AMP signalling pathway 5 $36,000.00
Nilson, Laura LA
Department
Biology
McGill RGPIN Robustness in developmental systems: how early development buffers genetic and environmental variation 1 $30,000.00
Oresnik, Ivan J
Department
Microbiology
Manitoba RGPIN Genetic, Biochemical, and Physiological Characterization of the Plant Symbionts Sinorhizobium meliloti and Rhizobium leguminosarum 5 $50,000.00
Ostergaard, Hanne HL
Department
Medical Microbiology and Immunology
Alberta RGPIN Intracellular trafficking of Fas ligand in cytotoxic T lymphocytes 1 $30,000.00
Palaniyar, Nades N
Department
Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology
Toronto RGPIN Generating Innate Immune Diversity to Recognize Newly Emerging Pathogens 5 $30,000.00
Palmer, Michael M
Department
Chemistry
Waterloo RGPIN Structure and function of lipopeptide antibiotics and of CAMP factor, a bacterial pore-forming toxin 5 $30,000.00
Paradis-Bleau, Catherine CPB
Department
Microbiologie et immunologie
Montréal RGPIN Systematic functional characterization of new bacterial cell envelope assembly factors 5 $32,000.00
Parent, Jean-Luc J-L
Department
Médecine
Sherbrooke RGPIN Characterization of new GPCR signaling mechanisms involving WDR36 and Siva1 5 $50,000.00
Patel, Kamala D
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology
Calgary RGPIN Mechanisms regulating adhesion-induced Weibel-Palade body exocytosis 5 $36,000.00
Pearson, Terry TW
Department
Biochemistry and Microbiology
Victoria RGPIN Trypanosome molecules and host-parasite-vector interactions 5 $36,000.00
Pelka, Peter P
Department
Microbiology
Manitoba EQPEQ Role of cellular factors FUBP1 and DREF in regulation of viral and cellular gene expression via adenovirus E1A. 1 $98,909.00
Pelka, Peter P
Department
Microbiology
Manitoba RGPIN Role of cellular factors FUBP1 and DREF in regulation of viral and cellular gene expression via adenovirus E1A. 5 $32,000.00
Pelletier, Laurence L
Department
Molecular Genetics
Toronto RGPIN Deciphering pericentriolar material architecture and assembly principles using sub-diffraction imaging. 5 $50,000.00
Perona-Wright, Georgia G
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
British Columbia RGPIN Molecular Regulation of Cytokine Responsiveness in CD4+ T Cells 5 $41,000.00
Pin, Christopher L
Department
Physiology and Pharmacology
Western Ontario EQPEQ High Resolution Imaging Suite for Analysis of Development 1 $98,956.00
Plattner, Brandon L
Department
Pathobiology
Guelph EQPEQ Upgrade to state-of-the-art flow cytometric equipment 1 $148,230.00
Porter, Lisa LA
Department
Biological Sciences
Windsor EQPEQ Microinjection System to Address Key Cell Biology Principals 1 $75,481.00
Portet, Stephanie SA
Department
Mathematics
Manitoba RGPIN Modelling intermediate filament networks 5 $30,000.00
Prescott, Steve SA
Department
Physiology
Toronto RGPIN Neural Dynamics: Their Nonlinear Basis and Computational Consequences 5 $30,000.00
Provost, Patrick P
Department
Microbiologie
Laval RGPIN Role, function and regulation of human Dicer 5 $43,000.00
Rafferty, Steven P
Department
Chemistry
Trent RGPIN Heme protein biochemistry of the protozoan parasite Giardia lamblia 5 $30,000.00
Raivio, Tracy TL
Department
Biological Sciences
Alberta RGPIN Characterization of the Bacterial Stress Response Network 5 $36,000.00
Ramer, Matthew MS
Department
International Collaboration on Repair Discoveries (ICORD)
British Columbia RGPIN Structure and function of a new organelle 5 $43,000.00
Raymond, Martine M
Department
Biochimie
Montréal RGPIN Molecular mechanisms of fungal quorum sensing 5 $36,000.00
Reyes Lamothe, Rodrigo R
Department
Biology
McGill RGPIN Assembly and Dynamics of the DNA Replication Machine 5 $48,000.00
Robert, François F
Department
Médecine
Montréal RGPIN Regulation of RNA polymerase II by the deubiquitinase Ubp15 5 $30,000.00
Rocheleau, Christian CE
Department
Medicine
McGill RGPIN Characterization of genetic enhancers of ksr-1 lethality in C. elegans 5 $30,000.00
Rohrbach, Petra PCH
Department
Parasitology, Institute of (Macdonald)
McGill EQPEQ Environment and Detection System for Live Cell Imaging 1 $97,360.00
Rose, David DR
Department
Biology
Waterloo EQPEQ Instrumentation for Protein Crystallization and Analysis 1 $76,913.00
Roussel, Marc MR
Department
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Lethbridge RGPIN Theoretical studies of gene expression kinetics 5 $50,000.00
Russell, Anthony AG
Department
Biological Sciences
Lethbridge RGPIN Structure, function and evolution of small RNAs in unicellular eukaryotes 5 $36,000.00
Sadowski, Ivan IJ
Department
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
British Columbia RGPIN Regulation of cell differentiation by RNA Polymerase II-associated Cdk8 5 $40,370.00
Salesse, Christian C
Department
Oto
Laval EQPEQ Système DeltaPi-4 d'adsorption de protéines 1 $20,743.00
Saucier, Linda L
Department
Sciences animales
Laval RGPIN Efficacy of natural antimicrobial systems used in foods; bacterial stress response and mode of action. 1 $36,000.00
Schild-Poulter, Caroline C
Department
Biochemistry
Western Ontario RGPIN Molecular determinants of Ku function in non-homologous end-joining and DNA damage signaling pathways 5 $36,000.00
Schultz, Michael C
Department
Biochemistry
Alberta RGPIN New functions of histone chaperone Asf1 and its lysine acetylase partner Rtt109 5 $36,000.00
Scorza, Tatiana A
Department
Sciences biologiques
Université du Québec à Montréal RGPIN Identification of functional links between redox homeostasis and immunity 5 $36,000.00
Seah, Stephen YK
Department
Molecular and Cellular Biology
Guelph EQPEQ System for lyophilization of proteins and metabolites 1 $25,068.00
Segura, Mariela MA
Department
Médecine vétérinaire, faculté de
Montréal RGPIN Dendritic cell interactions with capsular polysaccharides from pathogenic streptococci: impact on innate and adaptive immune responses 5 $50,000.00
Seubert, John M
Department
Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Science, Faculty of
Alberta RGPIN Cytochrome P450 Derived Metabolites of Arachidonic Acid Differentially Regulate Cell Death Pathways 1 $30,000.00
Shapiro, Benjamin Jesse BJ
Department
Sciences biologiques
Montréal RGPIN Evolutionary dynamics and population genomics of cyanobacterial blooms 5 $41,000.00
Sharif Naeini, Reza R
Department
Physiology
McGill RGPIN Dynamic modulation of membrane tension and mechanosensitive ion channel activity steers the nerve growth cone 5 $32,000.00
Sharpe, Simon SJ
Department
Biochemistry (St. George Campus)
Toronto RGPIN Structure, assembly, and biological activity of amyloid peptides and proteins. 5 $43,000.00
Shi, Rong R
Department
Biochimie, de microbiologie et de bio
Laval RGPIN Structural and functional studies of natural product biosynthetic enzymes 5 $35,000.00
Shilton, Brian H
Department
Biochemistry
Western Ontario RGPIN Conformational Switching and Energetics in the Maltose Transporter 5 $50,000.00
Simard, Martin MJ
Department
Biologie moléculaire, biochimie médicale et pathologie
Laval RGPIN Genetic and molecular analysis of the siRNA-mediated silencing pathway in C. elegans. 5 $43,000.00
Singh, Karun K
Department
Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences
McMaster RGPIN Understanding the mechanisms of synapse formation using trans-synaptic labeling 5 $32,000.00
Skandalis, Adonis A
Department
Biological Sciences
Brock RGPIN Evaluation of adaptive significance of alternative splicing by phylogenetic conservation 5 $29,693.00
Slamovits, Claudio CH
Department
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Dalhousie EQPEQ An in-house high-throughput DNA sequencing instrument. 1 $147,455.00
Slavcev, Roderick AE
Department
Pharmacy, School of
Waterloo RGPIN Investigating the Rex exclusion genes of bacteriophage Lambda 5 $30,000.00
Smibert, Craig A
Department
Biochemistry (St. George Campus)
Toronto RGPIN Post-transcriptional regulation of gene expression in S. cerevisiae 5 $30,000.00
Smith, David DS
Department
Biology
Western Ontario RGPIN Using green algae to unravel the origins of genome architecture 5 $41,000.00
Snyder, Jason JS
Department
Psychology
British Columbia RGPIN Properties of neurons born in development vs. adulthood 5 $35,000.00
Srayko, Martin MAS
Department
Biological Sciences
Alberta RGPIN Understanding PP2A phosphatase function in the early C. elegans embryo 5 $36,000.00
Stone, Sophia L
Department
Biology
Dalhousie RGPIN Protein ubiquitination, plant development and abiotic stress tolerance 5 $50,000.00
Storey, Douglas G
Department
Biological Sciences
Calgary RGPIN Pseudomonas Global Regulatory Networks in Biofilms 5 $43,000.00
St-Pierre, Yves STPY
Department
INRS
INRS RGPIN Cellular function of galectin-7: a critical role in mitochondrial apoptosis 5 $36,000.00
Strap, Janice JLS
Department
Science, Faculty of
Ontario Institute of Technology RGPIN Regulatory mechanisms involved in cellulose biosynthesis by acetic acid bacteria 5 $30,000.00
Szatmari, George GBA
Department
Microbiologie et immunologie
Montréal RGPIN site-specific recombination and replicon stability 5 $30,000.00
Szewczuk, Myron R
Department
Biomedical and Molecular Sciences
Queen's RGPIN The role of glycosylation in receptor activation 1 $30,000.00
Taghibiglou, Changiz C
Department
Pharmacology
Saskatchewan RGPIN Role of cellular prion protein in trafficking of GluA2-containing AMPA receptors to the neuronal lipid rafts 5 $32,000.00
Taketo-Hosotani, Teruko T
Department
Surgery
McGill EQPEQ Fluorescence microscope with image analysis system for the cytogenetic studies of germ cells. 1 $123,557.00
tanentzapf, guy G
Department
Cellular and Physiological Sciences
British Columbia RGPIN The genetic basis of the long-term maintenance of muscle function in animals. 5 $58,000.00
Taubert, Stefan S
Department
Medical Genetics
British Columbia RGPIN Novel Transcriptional Corepressors in C. elegans 5 $30,000.00
Terebiznik, Mauricio R
Department
Biological Sciences (Scarborough)
Toronto RGPIN Phagocytosis of filamentous targets 5 $36,000.00
Thomas, Nikhil NT
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
Dalhousie RGPIN Functional characterization of pilus and secretion system biogenesis in Vibrio parahaemolyticus 5 $30,000.00
Thompson, Roger RJ
Department
Cell Biology and Anatomy
Calgary RGPIN Purinergic receptors and pannexin channels in the activation of innate immune cells of the choroid plexus 5 $36,000.00
Touret, Nicolas N
Department
Biochemistry
Alberta RGPIN Study plasma membrane nanodomains with quantitative super-resolution approaches 5 $36,000.00
Tremblay, André A
Department
Obstétrique
Montréal RGPIN The role of a novel SUMO conjugation process on estrogen receptor function and gene transcription 5 $36,000.00
Turvey, Stuart SE
Department
Pediatrics
British Columbia RGPIN Discovery of novel inhibitors of Toll-like receptor signaling. 5 $36,000.00
Ulanova, Marina M
Department
Faculty of Medicine (West Campus)
Lakehead RGPIN Role of NOD-like receptors in innate immune recognition of pathogenic bacteria 1 $30,000.00
Unrau, Peter PJ
Department
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Simon Fraser RGPIN RNA Chemistry and the RNA World 5 $83,000.00
Vachon, Pierre H
Department
Anatomie et biologie cellulaire
Sherbrooke RGPIN Selective roles of integrins in the regulation of epithelial cell anoikis 5 $30,000.00
Vallance, Bruce BA
Department
Medicine, Faculty of
British Columbia RGPIN Vitamin D - A Regulator of Host-Microbe Interactions in the Mammalian GI Tract? 5 $86,000.00
van der Hoorn, Frans A
Department
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Calgary RGPIN Understanding the molecular basis for sperm function: the sperm connecting piece and sperm motility 5 $36,000.00
Vogel, Jackie JM
Department
Biology
McGill RGPIN The role of symmetry and symmetry breaking in mitosis 5 $43,000.00
Vogl, Wayne AW
Department
Cellular and Physiological Sciences
British Columbia RGPIN Cytoskeletal/junction relationships during epithelial remodeling events 5 $36,000.00
Wakarchuk, Warren WWW
Department
Chemistry and Biology
Ryerson EQPEQ Application of HPLC to glycosyltransferase research 1 $60,000.00
Wang, Hong H
Department
Biochemistry
Saskatchewan RGPIN Plant Cell Cycle Regulation and Protein Ubiquitination 5 $30,000.00
Wang, Jun J
Department
Microbiology and Immunology
Dalhousie RGPIN IL-17RA and IL-17RC signaling in hematopoietic and non-hematopoietic cells 1 $30,000.00
Watterson, James H
Department
Forensic Science
Laurentian RGPIN Toxicologic and Metabonomic Characterization of Toxins and Metabolites in Skeletal Tissues for Forensic Prediction of Toxin Exposure Patterns 5 $36,000.00
Weaver, Ian ICG
Department
Psychology
Dalhousie RGPIN Prenatal stress affects on mammalian neocortex development and long-term neurobehavioural responses to stress 5 $32,000.00
Werbowetski-Ogilvie, Tamra E
Department
Biochemistry and Medical Genetics
Manitoba RGPIN Investigating the role of Lin28A in human embryonic neural lineage function 5 $32,000.00
Westwood, Jon Timothy JT
Department
Biology (Mississauga)
Toronto RGPIN Genomic Targets of Drosophila Heat Shock Factor 5 $36,000.00
Wilhelm, Brian T
Department
Institut de recherche en immunologie et en cancérologie
Montréal RGPIN Mechanisms for establishment and maintenance of allele specific expression of GATA2 5 $35,000.00
Wilson, Michael D
Department
Molecular Genetics
Toronto RGPIN Developing a multi-species platform for understanding mammalian gene control 5 $35,000.00
Woodin, Melanie A
Department
Cell and Systems Biology (St. George Campus)
Toronto EQPEQ Multi-wavelength Patterned Illuminator for Optogenetic Stimulation of Neurons 1 $7,732.00
Wootton, Sarah KSW
Department
Pathobiology
Guelph RGPIN Pathogenesis of ovine betaretroviruses 5 $36,000.00
Wu, Lingyun L
Department
Health Sciences
Lakehead RGPIN MicroRNA-regulated methylglyoxal metabolism in vascular endothelial cells 1 $30,000.00
Wurtele, Hugo H
Department
Médecine
Montréal RGPIN Role of chromatin structure and histone modifications in the regulation of DNA repair by homologous recombination 5 $35,000.00
Xia, Xuhua X
Department
Biology
Ottawa RGPIN Molecular evolution and optimization of the translation machinery 5 $43,000.00
Yao, Xiaojian XJ
Department
Medical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases
Manitoba RGPIN Roles and molecular mechanisms of SUMO-interaction motifs and SUMOylation of retroviral integrase in mediating its cofactor binding and beyond 1 $36,000.00
Young, Edgar EC
Department
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Simon Fraser EQPEQ Calorimeter for measuring energetics of ligand-binding by titration 1 $119,245.00
Yurkov, Vladimir V
Department
Microbiology
Manitoba RGPIN Microbial Aerobic Anoxygenic Photosynthesis and Heavy Metal Transformations 5 $50,000.00
Zamble, Deborah DB
Department
Chemistry (St. George Campus)
Toronto EQPEQ Real-Time PCR to Study Metal-Regulated Gene Expression 1 $28,633.00
Zehbe, Ingeborg I
Department
Biology
Lakehead RGPGP RNA Interfering Nanoparticles against Human Papillomavirus Variants 1 $30,000.00
Zerges, William WH
Department
Biology
Concordia RGPIN Biogenesis and repair of photosynthetic memranes 5 $58,000.00
Zhang, Shetuan S
Department
Biomedical and Molecular Sciences
Queen's RGPIN Regulation of ubiquitin ligase Nedd4-2 and cardiac sodium and potassium ion channels 5 $30,000.00