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Joint lab meeting

Joint lab meeting

Big brainstorming yesterday! We had joint meeting with the laboratories of Mélanie Plourde and Marc-Antoine Lauzon. Fabien Piferri, a visiting professor this summer, also joined our discussions. After our joint meeting, we celebrated the Master graduation of Anita and enjoyed the summer weather in Mélanie’s […]

Summer is coming !

Summer is coming !

After almost 6 months of winter, we were so so happy to enjoy our first lunch time outside the building! 🙂  

Joint lab party – Act III

Joint lab party – Act III

Saturday night, I hosted in my house our monthly joint lab party with the Roucou lab. For this edition, the theme was Cinco de Mayo! We celebrated the arrival of the new students with a piñata ! Micah got it and made all the kids […]

Joint lab party – Act II

Joint lab party – Act II

Saturday night, we had another monthly joint lab party with the Roucou lab. For this edition, it was “bring your country speciality” and the fun took place at Jean-Francois’s house! Not too much photos because I was busy eating! 😉  

Science non-fiction

Science non-fiction

To access and work in a canadian animal facility, we have to do a fit mask testing. It looks more impressive than it is and it is… fun! 🙂  

Joint lab party – Act I

Joint lab party – Act I

With the Roucou lab, we decided to start a new tradition: a monthly joint lab party! The first edition – a “bring your speciality” potluck – took place at Marie’s apartment and was a success! Everybody prepared his favorite dish. Of course, Javier prepared his […]

Québec, here we come!

Québec, here we come!

As part of the Quebec research on aging network, we have access a cohort of aging mice in Quebec City. Javier and I went there to collect samples for his Master’s project. Arriving late the day before, we spent the whole next day doing mouse […]

Christmas party – Department of Biochemistry

Christmas party – Department of Biochemistry

Another Christmas party ! The Department of Biochemistry has decided to organize a curling tournament. This sportive afternoon was followed by a dinner in a restaurant.  

Christmas party – Research Center on Aging

Christmas party – Research Center on Aging

Christmas is just around the corner. The Research Center on Aging has decided to celebrate its 30th birthday with a big Christmas party ! The 80’s were in the spotlight with Mélanie Plourde’s band “Under pressure”. We ate, we drank, we danced… even with a […]