Job Title: Assistant Professor
Employer: Biology Department Queens University
Place of Birth: St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada
Public School attended: Centennial Ave (1-5), St. Thomas, ON; New Sarum (6-8), New Sarum, ON
High School attended: Central Elgin Collegiate Institute (St. Thomas)
Further Education: University of Guelph (B.Sc.), University of Ottawa (M.Sc.), University of British Columbia (Ph.D.).
Geographic focus of research: Freshwater, South Pacific (Hawaii)
Brief synopsis of current research:
My research examines:
1. the effect of environmental stresses on oxidative stress and gene expression
2. the impact of temperature on fish muscle function
3. the evolution of energy metabolism
Department of Biology, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 3N6
Burness, G.P., S.C. Leary, P.W. Hochachka, C.D. Moyes. Molecular basis of enzymatic scaling in fish muscle. Am. J. Physiol. 277:R1164-R1170, 1999.
Hardewig I., P.L.M. van Dijk, C.D. Moyes & H.O.Portner. Temperature- dependent expression of cytochrome c oxidase in fish. Am. J. Physiol. 277: R508-R516, 1999.
Currie,S., B.L.Tufts & C.D. Moyes. Influence of bioenergetic stress on heat shock protein gene expression in nucleated red blood cells of fish. Am. J.Physiol. 276: R990-R996, 1999.
Leary, S.C., B.J.Battersby & C.D. Moyes. Inter-tissue comparisons of molecular determinants of mitochondrial content. J.Exp.Biol. 201: 3377-3384, 1998.
Battersby, B.J. & C.D.Moyes. Influence of acclimation temperature on mitochondrial DNA, RNA, and enzymes in skeletal muscle. Am J Physiol 275: R905-R912, 1998.