Problem Solver

Brett Poulis star Proven Solver

Brett Poulis
I won the Canadian Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) 2006 Young Innovator of the Year Award.

Techniques Brett Poulis Uses:

1. Research
2. Seeking out experts.
3. Collaborative consultations.

Brett Poulis's Problem Solving Skills:

  1. Immunochemistry
  2. Biomaterials
  3. Biosensors
  4. BioAssays
  5. Plant Disease and Defense
  6. Proteomics
  7. Nanotechnology
  8. Protein Chemistry
  9. Biochemistry
  10. Antibody Antigen Interactions

Brett Poulis's Problem Solving Experience:

  1. Purification, identification, and characterization of antifungal and antibacterial compounds present in plant secretions. I was the lead researcher.
  2. Modeling the interaction of the cationic peptide BMAP-18 with the surface of African trypanosomes. I was one of the lead researchers.
  3. Attachment of biologically active compounds onto nanosurfaces for unique applications such as biosensors employing antibody-antigen interactions, biomaterial optimization, and high-throughput protein microarrays and purifications. I was one of the lead researchers in this effort.