Genome Canada is a dynamic organization with many initiatives and events. Have a look at our most recent activities listed below.

2015-04-21

Canada’s 5th DNA Day celebrates historic 1953 discovery of DNA’s double helix

2015-04-20

Responding to the Mount Polley Mine Breach

TRU and UBC researcher combine forces to investigate genomic tools for bioremediation

2015-04-13

Growing problem, modern tools

A new approach to monitoring avian influenza

2015-03-31

Genome Canada unveils Canada’s new Genomics Innovation Network

10 “Nodes” located in BC, Alberta, Ontario and Quebec to provide leading-edge technologies to researchers across Canada

2015-03-02

New VP of Finance and Corporate Services at Genome Canada

2015-02-24

Calgary-based research moves from the lab to the marketplace

2015-02-10

Unique collaboration to combat deadly disease found in pigs

2015-02-02

Notice of Upcoming Funding Opportunity
2015 Large-Scale Applied Research Project Competition

Natural Resources and the Environment: Sector Challenges – Genomic Solutions

2015-01-15

Forest Resources: Unique Partnership between Université Laval and Oxford University is Announced

2014-12-24

E-Rare-3 Joint Transnational Call (2015): Transnational Research Projects on Rare Diseases

2014-12-15

Genome Canada welcomes Canada’s renewed science, technology and innovation strategy

2014-11-25

Request for Applications - Sharing Big Data for Health Care Innovation

Advancing the Objectives of the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health

2014-11-25

Canadian genomics tackling real-world challenges to benefit Canadians, says Minister Holder

Minister of State delivers keynote address at “state-of-the-science” genomics conference

2014-11-20

Funding Opportunity to Create the Canadian Epigenetics, Environment and Health Research Consortium (CEEHRC)

CEEHRC Initiative Funding Opportunity

2014-11-17

From mice to yeast: new network to use model organisms to study rare disease

2014-11-16

Genomics Working in Support of Developing Countries

Génome Québec commends the Government of Canada’s initiative that aims to improve maternal, newborn and child health

2014-11-04

Sharing Big Data for Biomedical Discovery: Advancing the Objectives of the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health

2014-10-15

Government of Canada announces new research projects to bring genomics solutions to industry challenges

Minister Holder highlights Elanco Animal Health-Concordia University project to develop improved feed for Canadian chicken and pork farmers

2014-10-14

Stand Up To Cancer Canada Announces Up To $22.6 Million CAD Available for Stand Up To Cancer Canada Dream Teams

Inaugural “Call for Ideas” Opens New Research Grant Competition for Two Dream Teams to Conduct Groundbreaking Cancer Research Focused on Breast Cancer and Cancer Stem Cells

2014-09-25

Genome Canada-funded scientist Stephen Scherer named 2014 “Nobel-class” Citation Laureate

2014-09-18

More than $119 million Cdn pledged so far in US and Canada in connection with September 5th Stand Up to Cancer fundraising special

2014-08-27

Genome Canada welcomes new Vice President, Advocacy and External Relations

2014-08-05

Genome Canada Releases Annual Report 2013-2014

2014-07-21

Genome Canada Researchers Among “World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds”

2014-07-09

Cancer Stem Cell Consortium Welcomes Stand Up to Cancer Canada

Initiative aimed at ending cancer's reign as leading cause of death

2014-06-26

Genome Canada’s Chair Lorne Hepworth to join Canadian Agricultural Hall of Fame in 2014

2014-06-23

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada Announces Funding for 2015 Privacy Research Symposium

2014-06-16

Genomics and Feeding the Future

2014 Large-Scale Applied Research Project Competition to Focus on Food Safety, Security and Sustainable Production

2014-06-10

Scientific breakthrough: International collaboration has sequenced the Atlantic salmon genome

2014-06-08

Outcomes of a 2-year national rare disease gene discovery project

2014-06-05

Structural Genomics Consortium and CHDI Foundation announce open-access collaboration to discover new drug targets for Huntington’s disease

2014-05-29

Canada Creating Genomics Innovation Network

Request for applications issued, August 1 registration deadline

2014-05-28

The Genomics Center of the Centre de recherche du CHU de Québec - A center of international caliber focused on excellence and efficiency

2014-05-25

SickKids researchers make great strides towards cracking the autism code

Scientists create a new “genetic formula” that helps to predict effects of genetic mutations in autism

2014-05-20

Genome Alberta Program Launch - Rapid Genomics Response to PEDv

The 2014 Program on Research and Innovation Leading to a Rapid Genomics Response to the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus (PEDv)

2014-05-16

SickKids researchers identify possible new approach to treating acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)

2014-05-14

Canada: A country built for success in the bio-economy

Genome Canada President and CEO, Dr. Pierre Meulien

2014-05-01

Federal Government investment to encourage genetics cancer research

New “big data” software tools to support advanced cancer research

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