Joanna Orzechowska

MSc Thesis Project: Investigation of the determinants of reaction specificity in Eshcerichia coli cystathionine β-lyase.

Myy Mikwar

PhD Thesis Project: Epigenetic effects of folic acid supplementation. (Co-supervised with Dr. Amanda MacFarlane, Health Canada)

Carolyn Moussa (MSc 2016)

MSc Thesis Project: Effect of paternal dietary folic acid on male fertility and embryo development. (Co-supervised with Dr. Amanda MacFarlane, Health Canada)

Victoria Samakai (MSc 2016)

MSc Thesis Project: Investigation of the dimer interface and active site in the pyridoxal 5′-phosphate enzymes cystathionine beta-lyase and cystathionine gamma-lyase

Edgar Abouassaf (PhD 2015)

PhD Thesis Project: Investigation of the regulation of cystathionine b-synthase.

Allison Jaworski (NSERC PGS-D and OGS recipient; PhD 2015)

PhD Thesis Project: Developing a 2-phase screening system to assess the in vitro and in vivo stability of seed storage proteins.

Sorin Gustin (MSc 2014)

MSc Thesis Project: Characterization of the active-site of methionine γ-lyase.

Duale Ahmed (MSc 2014)

MSc Thesis Project: Investigation of homocystinuria-associated mutations in the active site of cystathionine beta-synthase.

Dominique Morneau (OGS recipient; PhD 2014)

MSc Thesis Project: Cloning and characterization of threonine synthase from chickpea and lentil and investigation of flux through the threonine biosynthetic pathway.

Emily Hopwood (NSERC CGS-M recipient; MSc 2012)

MSc Thesis Project: Characterization of active-site of cystathionine γ-lyase.

Nikita Rayne (MSc 2010)

MSc Thesis Project: Investigation of the effect of mutations of cystathionine b-synthase on cellular glutathione concentration. (Co-supervised with Dr. William Willmore, Carleton University, Department of Biochemistry)

Pascal Belcourt (MSc 2011)

MSc Thesis Project: Application of nuclear magnetic resonance spectrometry to proteins. (Co-supervised with Dr. Yves Aubin, Health Canada)

Justin Kicks (NSERC CGS-M recipient; awarded MSc 2009)

MSc Thesis Project: Expression and promoter analysis of the low affinity sulfate transporter, a gene involved in cadmium hyperaccumulation in Brassica juncea.

Pratik Lodha (OGS recipient; Venture Challenge Award; Best Student Presentation at 2010 Protein Society Conference; Senate Medal for PhD, 2011; PhD 2011)

PhD Thesis Project: Engineering the reaction specificity of pyridoxal phosphate enzymes.

Jennifer (Pearce) Skanes (NSERC CGS recipient; MSc 2011)

MSc Thesis Project: Cloning and expression analysis of cystathionine g-synthase from 3 legume species.

Muluken Belew (MSc 2008)

MSc Thesis Project: Effect of homocystinuria-associated mutations of cystathionine b-synthase on the redox state of the mammalian cell. (Co-supervised with Dr. William Willmore, Carleton University, Department of Biochemistry)

Faraz Quazi (NSERC CGS-M recipient; Senate Medal Nominee for MSc; MSc 2008)

MSc Thesis Project: Investigation of the regulatory domain of cystathionine b-synthase.

Colleen (Helferty) Woodhouse (NSERC CGS-M recipient)

MSc Thesis Project: Expression and promoter analysis of phytochelatin synthase, a gene involved in cadmium hyperaccumulation in B. juncea.

Ali Farsi (MSc 2007)

MSc Thesis Project: Mechanism of reaction specificity in cystathionine metabolizing enzymes.