The role of FKBP65 in bone and tendon development - ANAT 396 Undergraduate Research Project Application Form

Supervisor's Name: Elaine C. Davis

Supervisor's Email: elaine.davis [at] mcgill.ca

Supervisor's Phone: 514-398-5893

Supervisor's Website: http://people.mcgill.ca/elaine.davis/

Supervisor's department: Anatomy and Cell Biology

Course number: ANAT 396 (Anatomy and Cell Biology)

Term: Fall 2014-2015

Project start date: September 2, 2014

Project end date: December 4, 2014

Project title: The role of FKBP65 in bone and tendon development

Project description (50-100 words suggested): Ultrastructural analysis of skeletal structures in wild type and FKBP65 KO mice. Electron microscopic analysis of collagen fibers in FKBP65 KO mice.

Prerequisite: 1 term completed at McGill + CGPA of 3.0 or higher; or permission of instructor.

Grading scheme (The final report must be worth at least 50% of final grade): final report 50%, lab attendance/effort 40%, research presentation 10%

Project status: This project is taken. The professor has no more '396' projects this term.

Ethics, safety, and training: Supervisors are responsible for the ethics and safety compliance of undergraduate students. This project involves: Handling chemicals.