Category: Lab News

April 26, 2017 Michal Galus No comments exist

Maria Vu is the most recent graduate from the Trudeau Lab  as she successfully defended her M.Sc. thesis on Wednesday April 26th, 2017.  Maria’s research was focused on pioneering a novel approach to understanding how manipulation of gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonists and dopamine antagonists can stimulate reproduction in the Northern leopard frog and the Western clawed frog. Her interests…

December 8, 2016 Michal Galus No comments exist

Dillon De Fonte is the most recent graduate from the Trudeau Lab  as he successfully defended his M.Sc. thesis on Wednesday December 7th, 2016.  Dillons research was focused on radial glial cells in the teleost brain and how these cells, which are integral to neurogenesis and neurosteroidogenesis, are controlled and regulated. Using techniques which spanned the…

September 1, 2016 Michal Galus No comments exist

The annual outing to Lac Philippe in Gatineau Park is bittersweet for the Trudeau lab as it marks the end of summer but offers a day of much needed rest. We leave the pipettes, lab coats and experiments behind and trade them in for canoes, flip-flops and summer BBQ. Most of us are already looking…

September 1, 2016 Michal Galus No comments exist

With a busy spring and summer behind the Trudeau lab, it was time for a yearly get together to catch up on the exciting progress the team has made. Not only is this annual workshop a great learning tool for all the research areas in the lab, but it spurs new ideas and collaborations for…

September 1, 2016 Michal Galus No comments exist

Congratulations to Dr. Diane Orihel who will be starting a tenure track faculty appointment at  Queens University in January of 2017. We are sad to see her leave the Trudeau lab but we are excited for the prospects of expanding our research program by tapping into her ecological and field-based expertise.   To learn more…

June 20, 2016 Michal Galus No comments exist

Today is a monumentus day in the Trudeau Lab. We celebrate the culmination of hard work, perseverance and commitment to science that Dr. Lei Xing and Dr. Maddie Venables have shown. Congratulations on your well earned Ph.Ds and best of luck in your bright futures. No matter where you end up, you will always have…