Graduated students

Mathieu Simard

Mathieu Simard

Mathieu
Master degree student

Education

-Baccalaureate in Chemistry of natural products (UQAC, 2015-18);
-Candidate to master degree in Sciences cliniques et biomédicales on the bioinformatic study of asthma epigenetic (Research director: Prof. Simon Girard, co-direction: Prof. Catherine Laprise)

Training

-Training on synthesis and activation of furanoses by coupling with antibacterial agents (UQAC, 2018);
-Training on the analysis of nitrites and nitrates in soils (UQAC, 2017)

Lindsay Girard

Lindsay Girard

Lindsay
Master degree student

Education

-Baccalaureate in biology (UQAC, 2013-2016);
-Candidate to master degree in Sciences cliniques et biomédicales (Research director: Prof. Catherine Laprise, UQAC, 2016-) Genetic correction of cells affected by epidermolysis bullosa simplex by CRISPR-Cas9 method

Training

-Training on in vitro genic therapy assays for epidermolysis bullosa simplex (Research director: Prof. Catherine Laprise, UQAC, 2016)

Anne-Marie Boucher-Lafleur

Anne-Marie Boucher-Lafleur

Anne-Marie Boucher-Lafleur

Master degree student

Education

-Baccalaureate in Biology (UQAC, 2013-2015) / Allergen Summer Studentship 2014,  Fond de développement and Produits forestiers Résolu, 2013-2014;

-Candidate to master degree in experimental medicine (Research director: Prof. Catherine Laprise, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi, 2015-) Methylome of CD4+ lymphocytes in the familial asthma collection of Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean / Studentship from the Fond de recherche du Québec en santé

Lucile Pain

Lucile Pain

Lucile labo

Doctorate student

Education

-Sciences License, Technologies, Health with Biology major, Biochemistry  [Institut Catholique des Études Supérieures (ICES), France, 2009-2012) ;
-Master degree in experimentale medicine (Research director: Prof Jean Legault, Co-director : Pr André Pichette, Université Laval, 2012-2014) Cytotoxic activity  in vitro and in vivo of an enriched extract from Helleborus caucasicus and action mechanisms on non-small cells lung cancer cells ;
-Doctorate student in Biology (Université du Québec à Montréal et Université du Québec à Chicoutimi (UQAM et UQAC)), Director : Pre Catherine Laprise, 2015-) / Studentship award from the programme de formation of the Respiratory Health Network of the FRQS
Thesis : Eosinophils in asthma and allergy: caracterisation of epigenome and transcriptome

Training

-Master degree courses at Centre de recherche en rhumatologie et immunologie du CHUL/CHUQ of Université Laval (under the supervision of Caroline Gilbert Ph.D., June and July 2013)

Teaching experience

-Laboratory part-time lecturer, Génétique générale (GNT102), winter 2015, UQAC;
-Judge-in-chef assistant of Regional scientifique fair final of Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean (Expo-Sciences) (winter 2014 and 2015)