People

Ian Orchard and Angela Lange collaborators in research.
Ian Orchard and Angela Lange...collaborators in research and in life.

People working in the laboratory.

Jimena Leyria - postdoctoral fellow

Jimena Leyria, Post-doctoral fellow – Insulin-like peptides and their role in reproduction in Rhodnius prolixus.

Contact Information: jimenal.leyria@utoronto.ca; Rm. 3017A, DV.

Samiha Benrabaa

 

Samiha Benrabaa, Post-doctoral fellow – Ecdysteroid signalling in the ovaries and its role in reproduction in Rhodnius prolixus.

Contact Information: samiha.benrabaa@utoronto.ca; Rm. 3017A, DV.

Areej Al-Dailami, Work-study student

Areej Al-Dailami, M.Sc. Student – The role of glycoprotein hormones in the control of reproduction and diruesis in Rhodnius prolixus.

Contact Information: areej.al.dailami@mail.utoronto.ca; Rm. 3017A, DV.

Amir Haddad Research Associate

Amir Haddad, Research Associate - Molecular biology of neuropeptides and their receptors in Rhodnius.

Contact Information: Rm. 3017A, DV.


Undergraduate Students

Riya Philip, Undergraduate Student, BIO481Y - The role of gonadulin, an insulin-like peptide in  in Rhodnius prolixus.

 

Lina Alsaghir, Undergraduate Student, BIO481Y -  The role of the indoleamine serotonin in the control of reproduction in Rhodnius prolixus.

Faraz Qureshi, Undergraduate Student, BIO481Y - Involvement of serotonin in reproduction of Rhodnius prolixus: focus on the effect of the insulin pathway and oviduct contraction.

Hassan Rizvi, Undergraduate Student, BIO481Y - The role of the biogenic amine octopamine in egg-laying in Rhodnius.