Suhayla Sequeira (MSc student, 2017 – present). Biosynthesis of the fluorometabolite nucleocidin by Streptomyces calvus.
Becky Lo (PhD student, 2017 – present). Mechanistic analysis of the phosphonate degrading enzymes PhnY* and PhnZ.
Ola Pasternak (MSc student, 2016 – present). Biosynthesis of nucleocidin by Streptomyces calvus.
David Simon (PhD student, 2013 – present, co-supervised with Richard Oleschuk). Influence of the bldA gene on the proteomes and secondary metabolite profiles in Streptomycetes.
Eric Lawrence (MSc student, 2018 – present). Investigation of PhnY* / PhnZ pathways.
Dr. Simanga Gama (postdoctoral fellow, 2018 – present). Analysis of CP-lyase PhnY* / PhnZ pathways.
Kaitlyn Pinkett (MSc student, 2015 – 2017). Biosynthesis of the fluorinated natural product nucleocidin by S. calvus.
Jacqueline Séguin (M.Sc., 2013 – 2015). Mechanistic analysis of the organophosphonate degrading enzymes PhnY and PhnZ.
Alyssa Brewer (M.Sc., 2013 – 2015). Analysis of cryptic biosynthetic pathways in Streptomyces calvus.
XiMing Zhu (M.Sc., 2012 – 2014). Exploration of cryptic biosynthetic pathways activated with a functional bldA gene in Streptomyces calvus.
Usman Aftab (April – Oct., 2013, visiting Ph.D. student, University of the Punjab). Discovery of anticancer compounds in Streptomyces isolated in Pakistan
Fern McSorley (Ph.D., 2008 – 2013). Enzymatic cleavage of carbon-phosphorus bonds.
Katie Groom (Ph.D., 2005 – 2013, co-supervised with Vic Snieckus). Studies into the Biosynthesis and Chemical Synthesis of Indolocarbazoles and Related Heterocyclic Compounds. Metalation of Indole-6- Carboxamide.
Arne Gessner (visiting Ph.D. student, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität-Freiburg, June-July 2012). The effect of the bldA gene on Streptomyces secondary metabolite production
Ryan Latimer (M.Sc., 2008 – 2010 ). Studies on the chloramphenicol halogenase CmlS.
Di Hu (M.Sc., 2007 – 2010, co-supervised with Derek Pratt). Computational Studies of Lipid Autoxidation and Solvent-Mediated Antioxidant Activity and a Kinetic Study of a Halogenase in the Pyrrolnitrin Biosynthetic Pathway.
Meagan Perry (M.Sc., 2006 – 2009). Improving protein solubility via directed evolution.
Shu-Mei He (M.Sc., 2005-2008). Towards the structure and function of CP-lyase enzymes.
Dr. Daria Trofimova (2008 – 2010). Production of reactive oxygen species by antibodies (joint with Derek Pratt).
Dr. Anupam Bhattarachya (2005 – 2007). Indolocarbazole biosynthesis and halogenases.
Dr. Yan Luo (2004 – 2006). Analysis of bacterial CP-lyase enzymes.
Prof. Bjarne Hove-Jensen, Dept. of Biology, University of Copenhagen (2010 – 2012). Analysis of the pathway for organophosphonate degradation by carbon-phosphorus lyase.
Shauna Deorajh (4th year ENG Chem student, 2017-2018). 4th year thesis project on the functional characterization of nucleocidin biosynthetic enzymes.
Stephanie Hrab (4th year BSc student, 2016-2017). 4th year thesis project and summer student.
Alexa Torelli (3rd year life science, 2017). Summer student.
Linor Berezin (4th year BSc student, 2016-2017). NSERC summer student and lab volunteer. Biosynthesis of nucleocidin.
Dragos Chiriac (3rd year BSc student, 2016-2017). iGEM Synthetic Biology team leader.
Sophia-Klara Gassenschmidt (exchange student from Freiburg University, Germany, August – September, 2016). Biosynthesis of nucleocidin.
Jessie Hebbert (BSc, 2015-2016, 4th year thesis in Chemistry). Biosynthesis of nucleocidin in S. calvus.
Akpevweoghene Akohwarien (BSc, 2015-2016, 4th year thesis in Chemistry). Identification of the product of a NRPS in S. calvus.
Shane Colborne, 4th year thesis in Chemistry, 2014-2015.
Nathalie Butler, 4th year thesis in Biochemistry, 2013-2014.
Aric Huang, co-op student via McMaster Chemical Biology program and NSERC USRA, Jan – Aug, 2013.
Anne Li, 4th year thesis in Chemistry, 2012-2013
Stephanie Vanner, NSERC USRA, 2012
Christine Klaus, diploma exchange student from Bechthold lab (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität-Freiburg), Mar-June 2012
Hanna Zhao, co-op student from McMaster Chemical Biology Program, Jan-August 2012
Anjuli Szawiola, 4th year thesis in Chemistry, 2011- 2012
Matthew Rankin-Byrne, 4th year thesis in Chemistry, 2011 – 2012
Zhimeng Jia, NSERC USRA, 2010
Matt Wong, 4th year thesis in Chemistry and NSERC USRA, 2009-2010
Joshua Wood, 4th year thesis in Chemistry, 2009-2010
Christina Sun, NSERC USRA, 2009
Stuart Macfie, 4th year thesis in Biochemistry, 2008-2009
Shelly McArthur, 4th year thesis in Chemistry, 2008-2009
Leslie Young, 4th year thesis in Chemistry, 2008-2009
King (Polly) Ho, 4th year thesis in Biochemistry, 2007-2008
Matthew Wathier, 4th year thesis and NSERC USRA, 2007-2008
Mats Junek, NSERC USRA, 2007
Elizabeth Wong, NSERC USRA, 2007
Amelie Menard, 4th year thesis (joint with Prof. D. Pratt)
Fu Yan, 4th year thesis in Biochemistry, 2006-2007
Young Chang, 4th year thesis in Chemistry, 2006
Taila Hartley, NSERC USRA, 2005 and 2006
Dianna Wang, NSERC USRA, 2005
Karin Ho, 4th year thesis in Chemistry, 2005-2006
Julia Kennedy, 4th year thesis in Biochemistry, 2005-2006
Shane Nagle, 4th year thesis in Chemistry, 2005-2006
Allison Tsang, 4th year thesis in Biochemistry, 2005-2006
Christopher Yang, 4th year thesis in Biochemistry, 2005
Sam Molyneux, 4th year thesis in Biochemistry, 2005