MSc Students

Wieden Group

Justin Vigar
Project: Design and study of translation regulation elements located in the 5'-UTR of mRNAs and their synthetic biology applications
BSc - University of Lethbridge (2012)

Rhys Hakstol
ProjectCharacterizing RNA-based tools for use in synthetic biology
BSc - University of Lethbridge (2014)

Jalyce Heller
Project: Elucidating the molecular mechanism of ribosome recruitment during non canonical 5`UTR-mediated translation initiation
BSc - University of Lethbridge (2015)

Davinder Kaur
Project: Exploring intrinsic and induced transient pockets using protein dynamics studies
BSc - Guru Ghasidas Central University, Bilaspur(C.G.), India (2012)
MSc - Pondicherry University, India (2014)

Cristina Carvalho Barbosa de Souza
Project: Insights of potential ribosome-associated non coding RNA in E. coli cells

BSc - Universidade Estadual Paulista (2016)

Kothe Group

Sarah Schultz
Project: tRNA Modifications in E. coli
BSc Biochemistry – University of Lethbridge (2016)

Dominic Czekay
Project: Target RNA Recognition by pseudouridine synthases
BSc Biochemistry – University of Lethbridge (2016)

Erin Kelly
Project: Specificity of H/ACA small Ribonucleoproteins 
BSc Biochemistry – University of Lethbridge (2016)

Elijah Dueck
Project: TBD

Thakor Group

Divya Sharma


Nirujah Balasingam
Project: Elucidating the role of hOLA1 in integrated stress response and tumor progression
BSc - University of Mysore (2014)


Wetmore Group

Hanzala Hussain
Project: Substrate Specificity of the NEIL DNA Repair Enzyme
BSc - University of Lethbridge (2016)

Rajwinder Kaur
Project: TBD
Priya Bhutani
Project: TBD

Patel Group

Tyler Mrozowich
Project: TBD
Chris Lindgren
Project: TBD

Zovoilis Group

Chris Isaac
Project: TBD