Thesis Topics 2008

Student Thesis Title Supervisor Institution
M. Baig Strain-dependent differences in allergic sensitization caused by immunization of plasmid encoding peanut allergen: Indications of the importance of mast cells and FceRI M. Jordana McMaster University
J. Carroll Oral versus intravenous cancer therapy for the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer – A burden of illness study I. Torontali Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd
S. Cartlidge Development of an object recognition test: Evaluation of attentional deficit in rat pain models C. Puma AstraZeneca R&D Montreal
M. Chmatil Investigating the mechanisms of cross-sensitization between the colon and bladder B. Greenwood-Van Meerveld University of Oklahoma
C. D’Antonio Substance P-activated nonselective cation channel activity in murine interstitial cells of Cajal J. Huizinga McMaster University
A. Giesler Migration of airway smooth muscle cells, assessed on tissue-culture dishes by real-time videomicroscopy, is Src-dependent L. Janssen McMaster University
M. Hrynyk Carbopol microparticles: Process parameter optimization for spray dried mucoadhesive microparticles for oral drug delivery A. Sayani GlaxoSmithKline Inc
R. Lall Improvements and insights for DMPK studies by reference compound selection for the intrinsic clearance assay and examination of the gene and protein expression of efflux transporters in CACO-2 cells as a function of culture time R. Panetta AstraZeneca R&D Montreal
C. Moore The cost of illness of rheumatoid arthritis in Canada I. Torontali Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd
K. Ng Development of a silicone-based drug delivery system for the release of bioactive proteins M. Brook McMaster University
P. Ostrovsky A randomized, multi-center trial comparing weight loss and metabolic effects of the South Beach Diet versus Canadian Diabetes Association dietary guidelines in obese patients with insulin-treated type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome V. Tully LMC
F. Peralta Matrix metalloproteinase-13 gene regulation by the ß2-adrenoceptor in murine growth plate chondrocytes J. Mitchell University of Toronto
M-A. Petre Fetal and neonatal exposure to nicotine disrupts postnatal lung development A. Holloway McMaster University
K. Rajarthna Investigations of the functional role of Canonical Transient Receptor Potential 6 in resistance arteries using anti-sense oligodeoxynucleotides J. Brayden University of Vermont
S. Rowan The role of apoptosis in the gastrocnemius muscle of long term endurance trained aging rats R.T. Hepple University of Calgary
A. Wong The cross-sectional cohort study of knee osteoarthritis (OA) patients requiring total knee arthroplasty: Novel radiographic measures for OA J. Adachi McMaster University
V. Yu Pharmacological role of cannabinoid-2 receptors on the vasculature of normal and arthritic knee joints J.J. McDougall University of Calgary
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