Tuesday February 12, 2019 – Trainees night

Je remercie de nouveau tous nos participants à la soirée annuelle des étudiants et postdoctorants pour l’excellence de leurs présentations. J’aimerais également remercier les membres du jury pour leur temps et leur aide lors de l’évaluation soit Gaëlle Bridon (présidente), Sylvie Larocque, Stephan Laperrière et Sébastien Morin. Voici les récipiendaires des prix des meilleurs présentations orale et par affiche :


I would like to thank all members that participated to our annual presentation by students and postdoctoral fellows for their outstanding contributions. Also, I would like to thank our jury members Gaëlle Bridon (president), Sylvie Larocque, Stephan Laperrière et Sébastien Morin for their time and assistance during the evaluation. Here are the winners for best poster and best oral presentation:


Récipiendaire de la meilleure présentation par affiche

Amal Guesmi
Amal Guesmi
Étudiante M.Sc./M.Sc. student
Dép. de biochimie/Biochemistry dept.
Université du Québec à Montréal
Studying the metabolism of sunscreen compounds in vitro by LC-HRMS/MS



Récipiendaire du meilleur séminaire

Ethan YangEthan Yang
Doctorant/Ph.D. student
Dép. de chimie/Chemistry dept.
Université de Montréal
Towards a comprehensive lipid profile of the Drosophila whole-body section




Présentations par affiche/Poster presentation:

Maggy Lépine (Université du Québec à Montréal) – Determining isocyanate in human urine by LC-MRM

Maxime Sansoucy (Université du Québec à Montréal) – Comparison of reverse phase and ion exchange fractionation strategies for 2D-LC-MS/MS based liver proteomics

Ons Ousji (Université du Québec à Montréal) – In vitro metabolism of bisphenol A and five analogs by LC-HRMS/MS

Anthony Lapointe (Université de Montréal) – Development of a Method for Trace-level Quantification of Nitrosamines in Wastewater

Clémence Rinfret-Robert (Université de Montréal) – Regulation of SUMOylation, phosphorylation and ubiquitination in response to arsenic trioxyde, a therapeutic agent used in the treatment of acute promyelocytic leukemia

Frédéric Fournelle (Université de Montréal) – Understanding and decreasing visceral fat delocalisation in imaging mass spectrometry

Amal Guesmi (Université du Québec à Montréal) – Studying the metabolism of sunscreen compounds in vitro by LC-HRMS/MS

Sibylle Pfammatter (Université de Montréal) – Segmented Ion Fractionation using High Field Asymmetric Waveform Ion Mobility Spectrometry expand the depth and comprehensiveness of proteomics analyses

Thang Thanh Ngan (Université de Montréal) – Design of Experiments to optimize elution gradients in LC-MS



Séminaires/Oral presentation:

Béatrice Garneau (Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières) – Structurally similar compounds at low concentration: the challenge of novel synthetic opioids

Ethan Yang (Université de Montréal) – Towards a comprehensive lipid profile of the Drosophila whole-body section

Connie Sobsey (McGill University) – Application of an immuno-MALDI mass spectrometry approach to accurately quantify cancer-associated Akt protein isoforms in tumours of clinical trial patients as a prospective marker of response to targeted therapies

Brigitte Desharnais (Concordia University) – Prediction of contemporary LC-MS/MS threshold signal and confidence interval: a step forward for qualitative

Shama Naz (Concordia University) – Effects of low carbohydrate/high protein diet on lipid profiles in apolipoprotein-E knock-out mice

Timon Geib (Université du Québec à Montréal) – HRMS/MS vs. MRM: Screening protein adducts of acetaminophen and clozapine

Trent Nelson (Université de Montréal) – SUMO site- and paralog-specific identification by mass spectrometry

Date(s) - February 12, 2019
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Emplacement / Location
Morris and Rosalind Goodman Agora