Jay Kormish
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Assistant Professor

Office W477 Duff Roblin
(204) 474-7810

Research Interests

Cell and Development, C. elegans Organ Development, Root-knot Nematodes Plant Parasites, Developmental Biology, Classical and Molecular Genetics, Co-ordination of Cellular Migration During Organ Morphogenesis, Root Invasion Mediated Through Gland Cell Secretions in Meloidogyne spp.

Recent Publications

Important Dates

December 11 – December 21: Fall Term Exam Period (includes tests and midterm exams for Fall/Winter Term classes)

December 22 – January 1: Winter Holiday (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Karen Dunmall PhD Oral Defense: “Pacific salmon in the Canadian Arctic Indicators of Change” — Tuesday, December 19 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Matthew Doering, PhD Proposal: “Adding spice to fungicides: Discovery of novel genes operating in specialised metabolite biosynthesis in Piper spp. (Piperaceae)” — Wednesday, December 20 at 11 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Jared Field, MSc Defense: “Alternative splicing of Bnip3 modulates calcium signals to prevent mitochondrail-dependent cell death and regulate gene expression” — Wednesday, December 20 at 1 p.m., 201 BSB.