Dr. Marlene Oeffinger

Academic title(s): 

Assistant Professor - Department of Biochemistry, University of Montreal
Adjunct Professor - Department of Medicine, Division of Experimental Medicine

Contact Information
Address: 

Institut de Recherches Cliniques de Montréal (IRCM)
110 Pine Avenue,
Montreal, Qc, H2W 1R7

Phone: 
(514) 987-5668
Email address: 
marlene.oeffinger [at] mcgill.ca
Alternate email address: 
marlene.oeffinger [at] ircm.qc.ca
Current research: 

RNA Maturation Pathways in Yeast, Flies and Human Cells, Ribosomopathies

Projects: 

1. Spatial translocation and checkpoints during ribosome biogenesis in yeast.
2. The role of X-linked mental retardation associated protein FTSJ1 in human ribosome biogenesis.
3. The characterization of Yhr127w during mRNA maturation in yeast and its role in rapamycin signaling.

Selected publications: 
Research areas: 
Fundamental Research