Genetics

Associate Professor
Director of Engineering Physics
Expertise

Teaching methods, pedagogy, robotics in education, nanotechnology, engineering physics, genomics

phone: 6048225489
phone: 6048224514
Professor
Expertise

Immunology, stem cell biology, inflammation, allergy, asthma, cancer, Crohn’s disease, fibrosis, kidney disease, immunotherapy, animal models, innate lymphoid cells

6048227824
Professor
Expertise

General subject and cell communications, drug target discovery and drug development, molecular basis of disease, future of medicine, disease profiling, chemical basis of disease, proteomics, genetics, diseases of the brain – molecular basis, general subject and ethics, general – importance for health and economic development, general subject and philosophy and ethics

phone: 6048228086
Professor
Expertise

Neural regeneration, neural degeneration, neural stem cells, spinal cord regeneration, epigenetics, sensory loss, developmental brain disorders, multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer’s disease, brain tumours

phone: 6048275080
phone: 6048275082
Professor, Dept. of Medical Genetics
Canada Research Chair in Regenerative Medicine
Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research Fellow
Expertise

Stem cell, regenerative medicine, blood

phone: 6048227138
Professor, Dept. of Medical Genetics
Senior Scientist, CMMT
Scientist Level 3, BC Children’s Hospital
Associate Member, Department of Psychiatry, UBC
Associate Member, Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences, UBC
Expertise

Gene therapy for brain and eye diseases, in vivo gene augmentation and genome editing (CRISPR/CAS9), CRISpies (CRISPR therapies), aniridia, rare diseases, congenital blindness, humanized mouse models of disease, recombinant adeno-associated virus (rAAV), MiniPromoters for restricted expression, genomics

phone: 6048753830
phone: 6048753841
Associate Clinical Professor, Neurology
Director, UBC Headache Clinic
Expertise

Headaches, migraines, ataxia

phone: 6048221728
Professor; Curator, UBC Fish Museum
Expertise

Possible threats to native fish, native BC fish biodiversity, fish biology and conservation, evolution, biological diversity

phone: 6048229152
phone: 6048221301
Associate Professor
Expertise

Genotyping, genomics, microarray, asthma genetics, diagnostics, biomarkers, allergic disease, human genome, gene mutation

phone: 6046822344
phone: 6048068346
Assistant Professor, Centre for Forest Conservation Genetics
Research Associate, Dept. of Forest and Conservation Sciences
Expertise

Climate models, climate change adaptation, ecosystem climate projection, species range projection, assistant migration, global warming, greenhouse effect, greenhouse gases

phone: 6048221845
Associate Professor
Expertise

cancer biology, aging, genetics, pharmacology, telomere, telomerase, G-quadruplex

phone: 6048273314