Technicians
Aleksandar (Aleks) Ilic, Research Technician | Tasnim Beacon, Research Assistant | Tina Khorshid Ahmad, Research Assistant

Aleksandar Ilic, Research Technician 
ilica@myumanitoba.ca
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My epigenetic research interest is investigating novel DNA binding proteins in prostate cancer. 

 

 

 

 

 



Tasnim Beacon, Research Assistant
Tasnim.Beacon@umanitoba.ca 

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My epigenetics research interest would be to identify regions of enrichment of H3K4me3 histone modification domains in colon cancer cells by chromatin immunoprecipitation and next generation sequencing. 

 

 

 

 


Tina Khorshid Ahmad, Research Assistant
khorshit@myumanitoba.ca

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I work on Epigenetic regulation of re-myelination and/or myelin repair by methyl CpG binding protein 2 (MeCP2) and brain derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) in an experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis (EAE) model of multiple sclerosis (MS) under the supervision of Dr. Michael Namaka.