Lab News and Events

2018

Let’s encourage young minds to do science::

BU in Classroom

 Dr. Majumder giving science seminar to grade twelve students at MacGregor Collegiate Institute Neelin High School.

 

 

Let’s talk science

Stephanie, giving science seminar at Crocus Plains Regional Secondary School.


October 13thA Big Congratulations!!! to Kingsley, MSC student at Majumder Lab for Winning Brandon University 3MT (three-minute thesis) competition. The competition was held during BU’s Homecoming Event “New Beginnings Conference: A Community Connective Research Conference“.


June 14, Thank you, Sharon Young, VP Canadian Breast Cancer Network to visit our lab and sharing her story of battle against breast cancer. Trainees got a wonderful opportunity to explain their research impact on breast cancer early detection. 


Congratulations !!!! Kingsley Ugwuagbo for winning a poster award in the Canadian Student Health Research Forum 2018

 

June 11, MSc student Kingsley Ugwuagbo from Majumder Lab presenting a poster at the Canadian Student Health Research Forum at Winnipeg. He competed with graduate and postdocs in the Manitoba competition and won an award. Way to go Kingsley !!!


May 29, Cancer Care Manitoba Research Day at the University of Manitoba. Entire Majumder Lab from Biology attended the program. In the photo below from left Dr. Charette from Chemistry, Trent (Charette Lab), Brady and Ahmed (Majumder Lab), Dr. Majumder, Kingsley and Stephanie (Majumder lab), Alice (Charette Lab), Alisha (Chen Lab), Courtney (Charette Lab).


May 29, CCMB research Day, Dr. Majumder was an invited judge in the program and two students from the lab Ahmed and Kingsley giving oral presentations.  Congratulations!!! Ahmed and Kingsley.


 

April 30, Majumder Lab happy to welcome and thanks Patrice Colville, a retired fellow of Canadian Armed Forces, who decided to volunteer in Majumder lab in between of her EMS services. She is an undergraduate student at Brandon University. Someone who can hold both gun and a pipette.


 

April 23, two undergraduate BU star athletes Stephanie and Brady join Majumder lab with NSERC-USRA Scholarships. Congratulations !!!! Very proud of you.


April 9, It’s a very busy day at Majumder Lab. Majumder Lab welcomes Dr. Anuraag Shrivastav and Dr. Shailey Verma Shrivastav from the University of Winnipeg to meet our lab, discuss research projects with our students and finding potential collaboration opportunities. We also proudly host Dr. Anuraag Shrivastav as the guest speaker in the Brandon University Science Seminar Series 2017-2018.


April 9, Undergraduate Research Assistant Ahmed Omar presenting his research project in Majumder Lab at the Senior Colloquium at Louis Riel Room at Brandon University.  Well done Ahmed !!!


April 6, Thank you Research Manitoba. Majumder Lab is very honored to get invited to represent Brandon University at the Legislature Building and meet Enterprise Minister Hon. Mr. Pedersen at Winnipeg at the event “Manitoba: Home of world-class research” organized by Research Manitoba. A very special thanks to the breast patient survivor Ms. Sharon Young (VP, Canadian Breast Cancer Network) to join our team and explaining the importance of our research to the house of chambers.


April 1, finally, we have a Bioinformatician in Majumder lab. Sujit Maiti joins the lab to conduct high throughput proteome data analysis. Welcome, Sujit !!!


2017

BU faculty featured with top prairie researchers.


November 5CIHR-ICR Early Career Research Program Award given by Canadian Institutes of Health Research during Canadian Cancer Research Alliance Meeting 2017, in Vancouver, Canada.


 

October 5, Invited talk at the Manitoba Congress of Medical Laboratory Sciences (MCMLS) meetings at the Brandon Keystone Centre.


 

September 29, Invited talk at the Department of Biology, University of Winnipeg.


 

September 12, New Graduate Student in the lab. Welcome!!!! Ugwuagbo Kingsley Chukwunonso.


June 12, Dr. Majumder representing Brandon University at the 1st Terry Fox Research Institute (TFRI) Alberta and Prairie Node meeting.


2016

 

December 2, Dr. Majumder invited as guest speaker at the Research Institute of Oncology and Hematology, Cancer Care Manitoba, Manitoba, Canada.