McDermott Lab

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McDermott Lab Members (Current)

 

 

Current Research Associates/Technicians/Post-Doctoral Fellows:

 

Catherine Chan (cktchan@yorku.ca)

Role : Lab Manager/Lab Support

 

 Xiaodong Gao (gaoxd@yorku.ca)

Role: Project support:  Animal husbandry and colony maintenance

 

Dr. Tetsuaki Miyake (tmiyake@yorku.ca)

Project:   Characterization of protein networks in striated muscle development

 

Dr. Sara Hashemi (MITACS Industrial fellowship in collaboriation with Sanofi Pasteur, Markham, ON

(sara_hashemi@hotmail.com)

Project: Next Gen sequencing approaches in cultured cells

Current Graduate and BSc Honours students:

DanDan Sun (dansun86@yorku.ca) (PhD candidate)

Project: Role of AP-1 in skeletal muscle development and regeneration

 

Amira Moustafa (amira982007@gmail.com) (PhD candidate)
Project :  Identification and function of MEF2 protein networks in cardiac muscle .

 

Soma Tripathi (somab@yorku.ca) (PhD candidate)

Project: Nuclear function of Smad7 in skeletal muscle

 

Tracey Edwards   (tracey94@my.yorku.ca) (MSc candidate)

Project: Regulation of autophagy in skeletal muscle progenitor cells.

Michael Chimenti (mchimen3@my.yorku.ca) (MSc candidate)

Project:    Protein:protein interaction analysis in muscle

 

Vijay Elango (vijayb.elango@gmail.com) (PhD candidate)

Project:    Cardiomyocyte re-programming