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PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR

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Prof. Maureen McKeague
Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry | Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics
McGill University

EDUCATION:
Postdoctoral Fellowship in Toxicology, ETH Zurich (2016-2018)
NSERC PDF in Bioengineering, Stanford University (2012-2016)
Ph.D. in Chemistry, Carleton University (2007-2012)
B.Sc. in Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Carleton University (2003-2007)

GRADUATE STUDENTS


Micaela Belleperche
PhD Candidate, Chemistry

PROJECT: Aptamer biosensing
Awards: NSERC CGS-M, David Noble Harpp Fellowship


Serge Hirka
PhD Candidate, Chemistry

PROJECT: Enhancing the chemical diversity of aptamers
Awards: Major Doctoral Fellowships, NSERC Promote Candidate


Olivia Kovecses
MSc Candidate, Pharmacology & Therapeutics

PROJECT: siRNA/saRNA for leukemia
Awards: CRBmcS Studentship Award


Michael Malca
PhD Candidate, Chemistry

PROJECT: Enhancing the chemical diversity of biosynthesis
Awards: NSERC CGS-D, FRQNT Doctoral (B2X)


Bruktawit Maru
MSc Candidate, Pharmacology & Therapeutics

PROJECT: Increasing CART-T resistance to DNA damage
Awards: CIHR CGS-M, Graduate Excellence Fellowship

Lucia Wang
MSc Candidate, Pharmacology & Therapeutics

PROJECT: Sequencing DNA damage
Awards: NSERC CGS-M

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

Linhui (Malinda) Huang
BSc, Biology & Computer Science

PROJECT: Analyzing DNA damage sequencing patterns
Awards: McGill SURA, PROMOTE Undergraduate Award