Russell Kerr

BSc, PhD
Professor; Canada Research Chair in Marine Natural Products
Phone: 
(902) 566-0565
Department: 
Biomedical Sciences
Office: 
Atlantic Veterinary College, 2329A
Education: 
BSc, Chemistry, University of Calgary
Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, University of Calgary
  • Marine natural products
  • Development of sustainable supplies of bioactive terpenes
  • Biosynthesis: pathway elucidation, protein purification, cloning of biosynthetic genes
  • Cell culture of novel marine microbes
  • Drug discovery from marine macro- and micro-organisms

MSc:

  • Amanda Thomas-Sheppard

PhD:

  • Jennifer Arens
  • Stacey Goldberg
  • Alyssa Grunwald
  • Erin McCauley
  • Nadia Prigoda-Lee
  • Melanie Buote (co-supervised with Dr. R. Cawthorn)
     
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