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Christopher Zinck Graduate Student, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

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Academic Credentials

  • BSc, Biology, Mount Allison University
  • MSc, Biology, Mount Allison University

Research Interests

Lyme Disease:  Investigating different strains of Borrelia burgdorferi that have been found in Canada.  Conducting mouse and tick infection trials to measure and compare the strains' fitness and infectivity.  Also analysing phenotypic and genotypic differences in concert with the infection information.