Elias Georges

Associate Professor

T: 514-398-8137  | elias.georges [at] mcgill.ca (Email ) |  Parasitology Building P-106


BSc, PhD (McGill)

Awards and Recognitions

CP Chair in Biotechnology

Active Affiliations


Research Interests

  • Drug resistance mechanisms in malaria and the role of the Plasmodium falciparum Chloroquine Resistance Transporter (or PfCRT), and PfMDR1 and PfABCG as mediator of drug resistance to anti-malarial drugs
  • Understanding the molecular mechanism of collateral sensitivity in drug resistant cancer cells to provide the first effective cancer treatment
  • Cellular pathway mapping and protein interactions using peptide scanning approach to identify and study protein-protein interactions of the human ABC transporters’ Interactome.

Current Research





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