Undergraduate trainees currently (and recently) mentored by me
NSERC USRA and Undergraduate Thesis Project, investigating transcription and exon content of voltage-gated, ligand-gated and mechanosensitive ion channels expressed in the Malpighian tubules of caterpillars.
Bio 3IR3, co-supervised with Dr. Rosa da Silva, investigating nitric oxide signalling in the Malpighian tubules of caterpillars
Biochem 4T15, investigating mechanosensitive ion channels and paracrine ligand production in the Malpighian tubules of caterpillars
LifeSci 4C12 and 4A03, investigating why caterpillars crave salt and how they use their ‘kidney’ retain dietary Na+.
Undergraduate thesis, investigating K+ transport in the Malpighian tubules of caterpillars
Undergraduate thesis, investigating inward-rectifying K+ channels in the Malpighian tubules of caterpillars
Undergraduate thesis, investigating ion transport in isolated distal ileac plexus of the larval Trichoplusia ni