Sylvie Séguin

Research Technician

Spore extractions and varied molecular analyses performed for the identification of species and strains of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi (AMF) from the AMF collection.

Tests for the propagation and culture of pure isolates of AMF.

Key publications

  1. Junjie Yu, Bahram Baninasab, Shuhui Xu, Mirko Tabori, Yuxue Zhang, Xuelian Wang, Ian DeSchiffart, Yolande Dalpé, Franck Stefani , Sylvie Séguin, Baoluo Ma, Chenwu Xu, & Shahrokh Khanizadeh, 2017. Effect of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi on tolerance and growth of selected spring wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) lines under salinity stress. Journal of Food, Agriculture & Environment (JFAE) Vol.15 (3&4):40- 47

    2017 - View publication details

  2. Pérez, Y.Y.M., Charest, C., Dalpé, Y., Séguin, S.M., Wang, X.L., and Khanizadeh, S. (2016).Effect of Inoculation with Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi on Selected Spring Wheat Lines., Sustainable Agriculture Research, 5(4)24-29. doi:10.5539/sar.v5n4p24

    2016 - View publication details

  3. Dalpé, Y., Séguin, S.M. (2013). Microwave-assisted technology for the clearing and staining of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in roots. Mycorrhiza, [online] 23(4), 333-340.

    2013 - View publication details

  4. Rodríguez, Y., Dalpé, Y., Séguin, S., Fernández, K., Fernández, F., Rivera, R.A. (2011). Glomus cubense sp. nov., an arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus from Cuba. Mycotaxon, [online] 118 337-347.

    2011 - View publication details

  5. Sokolski, S., Dalpé, Y., Séguin, S., Khasa, D., Lévesque, C.A., Piché, Y. (2010). Conspecificity of daom 197198, the model arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus, with glomus irregulare: Molecular evidence with three proteinencoding genes. Botany, [online] 88(9), 829-838.

    2010 - View publication details

  6. Dalpé, Y., Seguin, S. (2010). A "paper bridge" system to improve in-vitro propagation of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi. Botany, [online] 88(6), 617-620.

    2010 - View publication details

Research facility

960 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1A 0C6