Profiles

Title: Research Scientist
Role: Over the years, my work on the relationship between muscle metabolism and meat quality has lead up to carnosine. This dipeptide, naturally synthesized by the muscle, can improve many aspects of meat quality, including its nutritional component which is...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Post-Doctoral Researcher
Role: Dr. Jose Segura Plaza has a Bachelor degree in Chemistry and a Master’s degree in Organic chemistry. He obtained his Ph.D. with honors from the Complutense University of Madrid, Spain, in 2015. His thesis research studies were in Veterinary Science, in...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Dr. Benchaar is a research scientist at the Sherbrooke Research and Development Centre (Quebec) of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. He obtained (with distinction) a Ph.D. in Dairy Cow Nutrition and Metabolism from “Institut National Polytechnique” of...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research scientist
Role: My job is mainly to develop rapid methods of food characterization, including authentication (to prevent food fraud). We use optical / photonic devices to determine the chemical composition of foods, their color, their authenticity. We have special...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: St-Hyacinthe, QC
Title: Biologist
Role: Research in the field of meat microbiology.
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist, Phytochemist
Role: Natural products chemistry: profiling and structure elucidation of secondary metabolities (i.e. carotenoids, glucosinolates, anthocyanins, glycoalkaloids, plant growth hormones, etc.) in terrestrial plants (berries, medicinal plants, vegetables, etc.),...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Dr. Hadinezhad is working in the areas of grain chemistry and quality to improve Canadian grains (wheat, oat, barley, soybean) with respect to processing for food applications, end-use quality, nutritional benefits and crop performance.
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Neatby Building, 960 Carling Ave. Ottawa ON K1A0C6
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Investigate the cardiovascular benefits of Canadian food crops
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Canadian Centre for Agri-Food in Health and Medicine, Winnipeg
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Since the first grading policies for pork in 1922, for beef in 1927, and for bison in the late 1950s, the Canadian grading systems have been continuously evolving as a means of classifying carcasses with similar attributes into similar classes or ‘‘...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: 6000 C & E Trail Lacombe, Alberta, T4L 1W1