40th APICS Undergraduate Biology Conference

March 5-7, 2010, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB

From Left to Right:
Daniel Belliveau | Joey Carter | Lauren Farrow | James Hudson | Lauren Wiebe | Robert Hooper (APICS Biology Chair) | Duncan MacGillivray
(Absent: Kyle Roherty)

NSERC Representatives’ Undergraduate Student Awards (Award Description)

1st Place for Oral Presentation

James Hudson
St. Francis Xavier University
Pretreatment with sodium butyrate attenuates amphetamine-induced sensitization

1st Place for Poster Presentation

Daniel Belliveau
Dalhousie University
Divergence of the spatio-temporal regulation for duplicated retinol-binding protein 7 (rbp7) genes in zebrafish (Denio rerio)

APICS Undergraduate Science Communication Award (Award Description)

2nd Place for Oral Presentation

Duncan MacGillivray
University of New Brunswick, Fredericton
Self-fertilization in lowbush blueberries: Does size matter?

2nd Place for Poster Presentation

Lauren Farrow
Cape Breton University
Species richness and inventory completeness of two groups of beetles (Coleptera: Scarabaeoidea and Entiminae: Curculionidae) on Cape Breton Island

APICS Undergraduate Science Communication Award (Award Description)

3rd Place for Oral Presentation

Joey Carter
Dalhousie University
Callus induction and regeneration of the lace plant (Aponogeton madagascariensis)

3rd Place for Poster Presentation

Lauren Wiebe
Saint Mary’s University
Paternity, paternal care, and nestling condition in European starlings, Sturnus vulgaris

Canadian Botanical Association Award (Award Description)

Oral Presentation

Duncan MacGillivray
University of New Brunswick, Fredericton
Self-fertilization in lowbush blueberries: Does size matter?

Poster Presentation

Kyle Roherty
University of New Brunswick, Fredericton
Examination of programmed cell death hallmarks in Heterosigma akashiwo during HaRNAV infection