fm [dot] barrett (at)utoronto [dot] ca
Department of Cell & Systems Biology
University of Toronto
25 Harbord St.
Canada M5S 3G5
Dr. Barrett's cuticle biochemistry research investigates the characteristics, developmental appearance, localization and regulation of two different types of cuticular phenoloxidase involved in sclerotization, wound repair and defense against pathogens in insects and other invertebrates.