Supervisor Interests

Supervisor Interests

Biochemical Genetics

Supervisor Current Research Interest/Website
Bernard, Geneviève Hypomyelinating Leukodystrophies and Pol III-related Leukodystrophies
Braverman, Nancy Peroxisome Diseases
Gilfix, Brian Hyperhomocysteinemia
Goodyer, Paul Genetic Basis for Renal Disease
Hendy, Geoffrey Parathyroid Function
Rauch, Frank Osteogenesis Imperfecta
Rosenblatt, David Vitamin B12, Folate
Rozen, Rima Cancer, Folic Acid, Homocysteine
Shoubridge, Eric Neurogenetics, Mitochondrial DNA
Trifiro, Mark Androgen Receptor

Genetics of Development

Supervisor Current Research Interest/Website
Ao, Asangla Genetic Diagnosis of Single Gene Defects
Braverman, Nancy Peroxisome Diseases
Crist, Colin Skeletal Muscle Stem Cells and Regeneration
Goodyer, Paul Genetic Basis for Renal Disease
Gupta, Indra Genetic Regulation of Kidney and Urinary Tract
Kaplan, Feige Lung Organogenesis
Koenekoop, Robert Human Retinal Dystrophies
Majewska, Loydie Developmental Genetics
Peterson, Alan Transgenic Technology, Developmental Genetics
Ryan, Aimee Embryogenesis, Asymmetric Morphogenesis
Slim, Rima Embryonic Development, Reproductive Wastage
Access to:Slim Lab Access
Soleimani, Vahab Developmental Genetics
Trasler, Jacquetta Mammalian Development
Yamanaka, Yojiro Lineage Specification and Morphogenesis

Animal Models of Human Diseases

Supervisor Current Research Interest/Website
Bernard, Geneviève Hypomyelinating Leukodystrophies and Pol III-related Leukodystrophies
Brais, Bernard Muscular Dystrophies, Leukodystrophies and Ataxias
Braverman, Nancy Peroxisome Diseases
Goodyer, Paul Genetic Basis for Renal Disease
Gupta, Indra Genetic Regulation of Kidney and Urinary Tract
Haston, Christina Pulmonary and Cystic Fibrosis
Joober, Ridha Genetics, Schizophrenia, Autism, ADHD, QTL Mapping
Kaplan, Feige Lung Organogenesis
Majewska, Loydie Developmental Genetics
Malo, Danielle Complex Traits
Moffatt, Pierre Functional Characterization of Novel Genes
Palmour, Roberta Psychiatric Genetics
Peterson, Alan Transgenic Technology, Developmental Genetics
Radzioch, Danuta Host Response to Bacterial Infections
Rozen, Rima Folic Acid, Gene-Nutrient Interactions in Complex Traits, Liver and Brain Studies
Ryan, Aimee Embryogenesis, Asymmetric Morphogenesis
Schurr, Erwin Host Genetics of Tuberculosis and Leprosy
St-Arnaud, Rene Gene Expression in Bone Cells, Vitamin D Metabolism
Vidal, Silvia Host Resistance
Yamanaka, Yojiro Lineage Specification and Morphogenesis

Cancer Genetics, Molecular Pathology, and Gene Therapy

Supervisor Current Research Interest/Website
Bernard, Geneviève Pol III-related Leukodystrophies
Chong, George Pharmacogenetics
Cournoyer, Denis Gene Therapy
Foulkes, William Cancer Genetics
Goodyer, Paul Genetic Basis for Renal Disease
Greenwood, Celia Statistical Methods for Analysis of Genetic and Genomic Data
Jabado, Nada Astrocytic Brain Tumours
Riazalhosseini, Yasser Cancer Genomics
Tonin, Patricia Cancer Genetics
Trifiro, Mark Androgen Receptor

Genetic Dissection of Common Complex Traits

Supervisor Current Research Interest/Website
Engert, Jamie Genetics of Heart Disease
Genest, Jacques Genetic Lipoprotein Disorders
Goodyer, Paul Genetic Basis for Renal Disease
Greenwood, Celia Statistical Methods for Analysis of Genetic and Genomic Data
Gros, Philippe Complex Traits
Grundberg, Elin Complex Traits, Metabolic Diseases, Epigenomics
Joober, Ridha Genetics, Schizophrenia, Autism, ADHD, QTL Mapping
Malo, Danielle Complex Traits
Gravel, Simon Population Genetics
Palmour, Roberta Psychiatric Genetics
Polychronakos, Constantin Genetics of Autoimmune (Type 1) Diabetes
Richards, Brent Genetic Epidemiology, Osteoporosis
Rozen, Rima Cancer, Metabolism, Liver Disease, Animal Models
Schurr, Erwin Host Genetics of Tuberculosis and Leprosy
Turecki, Gustavo Psychiatric Genetics
Vidal, Silvia Host Resistance

Genetics of Infectious and Inflammatory Diseases

Supervisor Current Research Interest/Website
Goodyer, Paul Genetic Basis for Renal Disease
Haston, Christina Pulmonary and Cystic Fibrosis
Kaplan, Feige Lung Organogenesis
Malo, Danielle Complex Traits
Schurr, Erwin Host Genetics of Tuberculosis and Leprosy
Vidal, Silvia Host Resistance

Genomics and Human Disease

Supervisor Current Research Interest/Website
Agatep, Ron Clinical Molecular Genetics, Bioinformatics
Bernard, Geneviève Leukodystrophies and Related-Inherited White Matter Disorders:

Clinical, Radiological Characterization, Genotype-Phenotype Correlation Studies, Next Generation Sequencing

Bourque, Guillaume Bioinformatics, Genomics
Brais, Bernard Muscular Dystrophies, Leukodystrophies and Ataxias
Dewar, Ken Bioinformatics, Genomics
Engert, Jamie Genetics of Heart Disease
Ernst, Carl Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Goodyer, Paul Genetic Basis for Renal Disease
Greenwood, Celia Statistical Methods for Analysis of Genetic and Genomic Data
Grundberg, Elin Complex Traits, Metabolic Diseases, Epigenomics
Majewski, Jacek Bioinformatics, Genomics, Disease & Cancer
Nadon, Robert Bioinformatics, Genomics
Richards, Brent Genetic Epidemiology, Osteoporosis
Shoubridge, Eric Neurogenetics, Mitochondrial DNA
Thomas, David Genomics and Human Disease

Genetic and Social Sciences Research

Supervisor Current Research Interest/Website
Gold, Richard Centre of Genomics and Policy
Joly, Yann Centre of Genomics and Policy
Kimmelman, Jonathan Biomedical Ethics Unit
Knoppers, Bartha Centre of Genomics and Policy

Non-Mendelian Genetics

Supervisor Current Research Interest/Website
Goodyer, Paul Genetic Basis for Renal Disease
Greenwood, Celia Statistical Methods for Analysis of Genetic and Genomic Data
Naoumova, Anna Epigenetic Modification of the Mammalian Genome
Shoubridge, Eric Neurogenetics, Mitochondrial DNA
Slim, Rima Embryonic Development, Reproductive Wastage
Access to:Slim Lab Access
Trasler, Jacquetta Mammalian Development

Bioinformatic Approaches

Supervisor Current Research Interest/Website
Dewar, Ken Bioinformatics, Genomics
Goodyer, Paul Genetic Basis for Renal Disease
Majewski, Jacek Bioinformatics, Genomics, Disease & Cancer
Nadon, Robert Bioinformatics, Genomics
Pastinen, Tomi Bioinformatics, Genomics
Sladek, Robert Bioinformatics, Genomics

Behavioural Genetics

Supervisor Current Research Interest/Website
Goodyer, Paul Genetic Basis for Renal Disease
Joober, Ridha Genetics, Schizophrenia, Autism, ADHD, QTL Mapping
Palmour, Roberta Psychiatric Genetics
Turecki, Gustavo Psychiatric Genetics