Haidun Liu
Supervisor: Dr. John F. Dawson

Program: MSc Candidate in Biochemistry (MCB Department)

Academic Background: BSc Honours Human Kinetics (2010-2014)

Research interests:
Muscle Physiology
Motor and associated regulatory Proteins (alpha-cardiac actin, beta-myosin, troponin, and tropomyosin)
Cardiovascular Health (HCM and DCM)

Thesis topic:
Do regulated thin filaments containing ACTC variants change actomyosin interactions resulting in cardiomyopathies?

Conferences Attended:
Graduate Student University Teaching Conference, University of Guelph, 2014
Muscle Health Awareness Day (MHAD), York University, 2014