Vett Lloyd

Professor, biology

Vett Lloyd

Contact Information

E-mail
vlloyd@mta.ca
Phone
(506) 364-2509
Office
Flemington 205
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Dr. Vett Lloyd research interests are in genetics and epigenetics with a focus on epigenetics of cancer, ticks, wolbachia and Lyme disease and Drosophila models of human disease.

Education

B.Sc  University of British Columbia 

Diplome (M.Sc.-equiv.)  University of Geneva   

Ph.D.  University of British Columbia 

Publications

 

 Brown AN, Lloyd VK. (2015) Evidence for horizontal transfer of Wolbachia by a Drosophila mite. Exp Appl Acarol. 2015 Jul;66(3):301-11. doi: 10.1007/s10493-015-9918-z.
 
 McEachern, LA, NJ Nartlett, VK Lloyd (2014) Endogenously imprinted genes in Drosophila melanogaster. Mol Genet. Genomics. 289(4):653-673 http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00438-014-0840-6
 
Lefort, N. A. Brown, V. Lloyd, R. Ouellette, M. Touaibia, AS Culf, M. Cuperlovic-Culf (2013) 1H NMR metabolomics analysis of the effect of Dichloroacetate and allopurinol on breast cancers. Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analsis. DOI 10.1016/j.jpba.2013.o8.017.http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0731708513003725

 

Steward, E., AE Patterson, T. ONeill, H. Li A. Flewelling, CM Vogels, A. Decken, VK Lloyd, CA Gray, SA Westcott. (2013) Synthesis, characterization and bioactivities of Platinum (II) complexes bearing pyridinecarboxaldimines containing aliphatic groups. Can. J. Chem. 91(2): 1131-136.http://www.nrcresearchpress.com/doi/abs/10.1139/cjc-2012-0371?journalCode=cjc 

McEachern LA, Lloyd VK. (2012) The maize b1 paramutation control region causes epigenetic silencing in Drosophila melanogaster. Mol Genet Genomics. 287(7):591-606.  http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00438-012-0702-z
 
N. F. Robichaud, J. Sassine, M. J. Beaton, V.K. Lloyd. (2012) The epigenetic repertoire of Daphnia magna includes modified histones. Genetics Research International 174860. http://www.hindawi.com/journals/gri/2012/174860/
 
G. D. Gibson, C. Hart, R. Pierce, and V. Lloyd (2012) Ontogenetic Survey of Histone Modifications in an Annelid. Genetics Research International ; 392903. Epub 2012 Feb 19. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3335605/
 
K. D. M. Harris, N. J. Bartlett, and V. K. Lloyd. Daphnia as an Emerging Epigenetic Model Organism (2011) Genetics Research International 2012, Article ID 147892, 8 doi:10.1155/2012/147892  http://www.hindawi.com/journals/gri/2012/147892/
 
Lori A. McEachern and Vett K. Lloyd (2011) The epigenetics of genomic imprinting In: B. Hallgrímsson and B.K. Hall eds., Epigenetics: Linking Genotype and Phenotype in Development and Evolution.  San Francisco: University of California Press.