- Speers-Roesch, B., S. L. Lague, A. P. Farrell., and J. G. Richards 2013. Effects of fatty acid provision during severe hypoxia on routine and maximal performance of the in situ tilapia heart. Journal of Comparative Physiology - B 183: 773-785 [ Link ]
- Lague, S. L., B. Speers-Roesch, J.G. Richards, and A.P. Farrell 2012. Exceptional cardiac anoxia tolerance in tilapia (Oreochromis hybrid). Journal of Experimental Biology 215: 1354-1365 [ Link ]
- Killam Doctoral Fellow Research Video . Cardiorespiratory responses to high altitude hypoxia in bar-headed geese and related waterfowl. [ Link ]
Cardiovascular, respiratory, and metabolic responses to high altitude hypoxia in bar-headed geese, Andean geese, and related species, and the genetic and environmental mediation of these responses.
Cardiovascular responses to hypoxia and anoxia in vertebrates; mechanisms of hypoxia and anoxia tolerance; cardiac function and morphology; high altitude physiology; energy metabolism; diving physiology; comparative, evolutionary, and environmental animal physiology.
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship
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UBC Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Doctoral Scholarship and Travel Grant
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