Genetics

Resources

Student uses a pipet to extract DNA with other students looking on.

Fish Market Survey

Senior biology students use a DNA barcoding kit to test local grocery store fish samples, and discover if the fish they bought is mislabeled and part of food fraud!
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Fish Market Survey

Bob Hanner

Bob Hanner

Job Title
Professor
Bob Hanner is a Professor for the Biodiversity Institute of Ontario & Department of Integrative Biology, University of Guelph.
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Bob Hanner

Farah Qaiser

Farah Qaiser

Job Title
Director Of Research and Policy
I carry out research and lead policy efforts to improve the government’s use of science and evidence when making decisions.
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Farah Qaiser

Jed Christianson

Jed Christianson

Job Title
Canola Seed Development Specialist
Jed works with a global team to develop new varieties of canola for farmers to grow as their crop.
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Jed Christianson

Ella Chan

Ella Chan

Job Title
Digital Media Outreach Specialist
Ella uses her creativity to explain science using videos.
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Ella Chan

Embryonic stem cells

Resources on Stem Cells

Resource page including articles and career profiles related to stem cells.
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Resources on Stem Cells

Luana Langlois travaillant dans une hotte de laboratoire

Luana Langlois

Job Title
Graduate Student (Biology)
Luana Langlois is a Graduate Student (Biology) at Western University.
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Luana Langlois

Research in a genomics lab

Genomics Resources

Resource page including articles and career profiles related to genomics.
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Genomics Resources

Jessica Lam au travail dans son laboratoire

Jessica Lam

Job Title
Lab Manager (Infectious Disease Research)
Jessica Lam is a Lab Manager (Infectious Disease Research) at the University of Toronto.
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Jessica Lam

Researcher with automation equipment

Helping Patients through Drug Discovery

Learn how researchers from Amgen are developing new drugs for cancer.
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Helping Patients through Drug Discovery

Elena Rivkin

Elena Rivkin

Job Title
Business Analyst & Team Leader
Elena Rivkin is a Business Analyst & Team Leader for Roche Canada.
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Elena Rivkin

Yellow fever virus

Where Did Viruses Come From?

Viruses are not living things - so where did they come from? Scientists have proposed three different hypotheses.
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Where Did Viruses Come From?

Mahadeo Sukhai

Mahadeo Sukhai

Job Title
Vice President of Research & International Affairs and Chief Accessibility Officer
Mahadeo Sukhai is the Vice President of Research & International Affairs and Chief Accessibility Officer for the Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB).
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Mahadeo Sukhai

Calico cat

The Science Behind the Calico Cat's Colours

The patchwork fur colour of Calico and tortoiseshell cats is an interesting case of genetics, heredity and sex-linked traits.
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The Science Behind the Calico Cat's Colours

Mitosis of kidney cells © Ian P Newton & Paul L Appleton [CC BY-SA 4.0], Wikimedia Commons

What is Mitosis?

Mitosis is an important part of cell division that helps organisms grow and repair themselves.
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What is Mitosis?