Supervisor's Name: Brian Chen
Supervisor's Email: brian.chen [at] mcgill.ca
Supervisor's Phone: 5149341934 x42379
Supervisor's Website: brianchenlab.mcgill.ca
Supervisor's department: Neurology & Neurosurgery
Course number: NSCI 396 (Neuroscience)
Term: Fall 2014-2015
Project start date: Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Project end date: Thursday, December 4, 2014
Project title: Site-Specific Genomic Insertions for Quantitative Heterologous Protein Production
Project description (50-100 words suggested): This project seeks to use genome editing techniques to insert exogenous genes into characterized genomic loci for quantitative protein production.
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): The final grade shall be based on laboratory performance (50%) and the final written research report (50%).
Project status: This project is taken; however students may contact the professor to discuss other possible '396' projects this term.
How students can apply / Next steps: Bring a printed copy of this application form and your advising transcript to me during office hours.
Ethics, safety, and training: Supervisors are responsible for the ethics and safety compliance of undergraduate students. This project involves: Biohazardous substances.