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Marie Deslauriers

Biologist, Forest Genomics
Canadian Wood Fibre Centre
1055 Du P.E.P.S. Street, P.O. Box 10380
Québec, Quebec, G1V 4C7

Tel.: (418) 648-5827


Marie participates in the gene candidate-characteristic association study of wood in white and black spruce. Using bioinformatics tools and statistics, has identified sequences of white spruce that are likely to have an impact on the development of wood characteristics.

Expert in population genetics, having studied the genetic diversity of white and black spruce, white pine, ground hemlock and butternut.


  • B.Sc. (Biology), Université Laval, Quebec City, QC, 1981
  • Certificate (Genetic Engineering), Université Laval, Quebec City, QC, 1987


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