Honours Presentation 2015 - 1

Weinberg Honours Students Defend Theses

Undergraduate Honours students Melissa Chiu (second from left) and David Mak (second from right) successfully defended their Honours Theses. They were mentored by Ni Lan and Tammy Bodnar, respectively.

Melissa’s project was entitled Prenatal alcohol exposure alters expression of glucocorticoid and mineralocorticoid receptor levels in the placenta and fetal brain at gestation day 21. David’s project was entitled Effects of prenatal alcohol exposure and early-life stress on the immune response to challenge: Profiling cytokine expression patterns in multiple compartments.