Jack Rip

Jack Rip

Assistant Professor, Scientist

PhD  Purdue University

Office: LHSC WT E3-206
Phone: (519) 685-8500 Ext.71559
Fax: (519) 858-1063
E-mail: jack.rip@lhsc.on.ca

Clinical Activities

Keywords: inborn errors of metabolism, lysosomal storage diseases

Description of Clinical Activities: Enzyme and small molecule assays for the diagnosis and monitoring of metabolic disease.


Research Activities

Keywords: lysosomal enzymes, aminoacidopathies

Description of Research Activities: The use of dry blood spots on filter paper as enzyme source for the diagnosis of enzyme deficiencies. Develop new enzyme assays as required. The use of dry blood spots to analyze and monitor patient amino acid concentrations.