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April 17, 2014
 
 
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February 2014

Dr. McDonald delivered a departmental seminar in the Department of Biological Sciences at Brock University  entitled: Alternative oxidase: A comparative journey across kingdom boundaries.

January 2014

Dr. McDonald delivered a departmental seminar in the Department of Biology at the University of Waterloo entitled: Alternative oxidase: Respiratory Flexibility in all kingdoms of life.

Welcome to Divyang Patel who joins the McDonald lab from the University of Toronto! Divyang is starting his M.Sc. research this month. 

Dr. McDonald has joined this century and has started a blog at http://aemcdonald.wordpress.com  You can also follow her on Twitter @AEMcDonaldWLU 

December 2013

Dr. McDonald presented work performed by Karina Neimanis at the Eastern Regional Meeting of the Canadian Society of Plant Biologists entitled "Characterization of the Alternative Oxidase of the moss Physcomitrella patens"

September 2013

Good-bye to Karina, Kaleb, and Aaron! Best wishes for future success!

Hello to Felicia, Nooria, Jaspreet, and Devang who are joining the McDonald lab!

Welcome to Divyang Patel who joins the McDonald lab from the University of Toronto! Divyang is starting his M.Sc. research this month.

August 2013

Dr. McDonald delivered a plenary talk "Alternative oxidase: respiratory flexibility of mitochondria in eukaryotes in response to environmental stresses" at the 5th International Symposium on the Environmental Physiology of Ectotherms and Plants at Western University in London, Ontario.

July 2013

Congratulations to Karina Neimanis on successfully defending her M.Sc. thesis!

Dr. McDonald recently talked about her research on Science Scoop http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5DbkDlizckI

May 2013

Aaron Robertson presented a poster on his work at the annual meeting of the Canadian Society of Zoologists at the University of Guelph.

April 2013

 Karina Neimanis has had her first peer-reviewed paper accepted! Congrats Karina!

 Aaron Robertson has been awarded a Laurier USRA for the summer of 2013! Great job Aaron!

February 2013

Kaleb Shelton has been awarded an NSERC USRA for the summer of 2013! Way to go Kaleb!

October 2012

Wilfrid Laurier Biology will host the Eastern Regional Meeting of the Canadian Society of Plant Biologists on Friday, Nov. 30th and Saturday, Dec. 1st, 2012.

September 2012

Karina Neimanis has been awarded an Ontario Graduate Scholarship! Way to go Karina!