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The Chee(t) Sheet


Fat Albert

July 3, 2018

After a very hot summer, Albert the Groundhog has been feasting. A bit worried he might not be able to squeeze into his burrow!

Pool party!

June 29, 2018

Sorry for the blurry photo - Melissa needs a better camera phone – but you get the idea. It was dark, humid, and the mosquitoes were ravenous. It was still fun.

Viewer’s Choice Award at the Young Researchers Conference

May 24, 2018

Kayla and Rebecca were selected to feature their work Mapping the distribution of hypothalamic neurons that express tyrosine hydroxylase and the vesicular GABA transporter at the Young Researchers Conference in Ottawa, ON. The enraptured audience voted their presentation for the Viewer’s Choice Award!

And the award goes to… MIKAYLA PAYANT!

May 13, 2018

Our very own Mikayla won the Best Oral Presentation award for her presentation on Effect of dietary fructose on synaptic plasticity at AgrP/NPY neurons at the 6th Canadian Neurometabolic Meeting in Vancouver, BC. Sweet!

Canadian Neuroscience meeting in Vancouver

May 13-18, 2018