Porter Lab in quarantine – part 3

Girl Power on the blog today! Two of our brilliant graduate students are showing how to be creative during this pandemic. Jackie Fong shows us how to create an office space at home and Jillian Brown is sharing recipes for making wonderful cocktails. I guess it is a great combo ‘science and drinks’ for this […]

Porter Lab in quarantine – part 2

We have more videos to share with you! Our undergrads are sharing a little bit of their routine during the COVID-19 quarantine. Click here to check out part 1. The first video is from Nick, a student in the Breast research group that will start a Master thesis in September to continue his exciting research […]

Porter lab in quarantine – part 1

Part of the world has stopped because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Our lab is still pretty active during this time. We aren’t at the bench doing experiments, but we are at home working on papers, grants, catching up with our scientific reading and trying to release the stress of this difficult time by being creative […]

Summer Students

The fall term is starting today at the University of Windsor. We had wonderful and productive summer in our lab. Some of our great research projects were carried on by summer students. This year we hosted 6 undergraduate students and 1 medical student. Three of the undergraduate students had an NSERC – USRA fellowship award […]

Porter Lab in the News

Our lab has been featured on CTV News! The reportage covers the collaboration between researchers and clinicians in Windsor and how this teamwork is helping cancer patients in our community. Check the link below to watch the videos.   Windsor-area researchers and doctors collaborate in search of a cure for cancer     Tweet

Porter Lab at WCRG 2018

The Porter Lab was a success at the WCRG2018 this weekend. Our lab marked presence with one of nine Rapid Fire Session presentations and had a total of 10 posters presentations from a total of 58 conference posters. One of our students received a Student Research Excellence Award for his poster presentation and a Porter Lab alumni also […]

Cancer Happens – TEDx Talks

Dr. Lisa Porter was invited to participate in TEDx Talks in Windsor (TEDx Windsor), an event to stimulate conversation and connections, helping communities and organizations. One more time Dr. Porter made us proud! Here is the video of her brilliant talk.   Please leave your comment below. Elizabeth Fidalgo, Ph.D   Tweet

Undergraduate students in the spotlight

It’s that time of the year again! Honours Undergraduate Colloquium presentation of 4th-year undergraduate students thesis. As usual, the porter lab did not disappoint. Our students won prizes for the 1st and 3rd place in the category of Molecular and Microbiology, 16 students were competing in this category. Amy Basilius was awarded the first place […]

Porter Lab Year in Review

Happy New Year lab! The turn of each year provides us a chance to reflect on what we’ve accomplished and where we want to go in the next year. I hope you will feel like me when you see how far we’ve come and you will be excited by the promise that is on the […]