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

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

2014-06-08

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

2014-04-29

Genome Canada celebrates DNA Day 2014

Canada’s growing bioeconomy rooted in historic 1953 discovery of DNA’s double helix

2014-04-16

Registration Now Open! Genomics: the Power and the Promise, November 24-26, 2014 (Ottawa Convention Centre, Ottawa, Canada)

2014-04-15

Call for proposals for the biobank of the Canadian Health Measures Survey

2014-04-11

Canada loses great advocate for science and innovation

2014-03-18

Major breakthrough in developing new cancer drugs: Capturing leukemic stem cells

2014-02-28

First of its kind web portal to bolster research and treatment for rare diseases

February 28, 2014 – Rare Disease Day

2014-02-12

Cancer Stem Cell Consortium members congratulate Dr. John Dick on breakthrough research in leukemia and stem cells

Major new findings published today in the journal Nature

2014-02-07

Canadian Club of Halton Peel dinner in Oakville on February 20 features guest speaker Dr. Pierre Meulien, PhD

2013-12-16

Genomics Leading Innovation in BC

$2 million allocated for seven new genomics-driven projects

2013-12-10

UCB Canada supports efforts to identify personalized treatment approach for drug-resistant epilepsy

Company partners with Genome Canada, Génome Québec, and multiple hospital research centres across the country

2013-12-04

COPD patients starting to breathe easier

(En anglais seulement)

2013-11-27

Special anniversary issue of Genome published in honour of landmark meeting

A collection of content from “Genomics: the Power and the Promise”

2013-11-13

Call for proposals from The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada

Proposed projects on genetic privacy encouraged

2013-11-04

CHU de Québec Collaborates with PerkinElmer on a study funded by Genome Canada, Génome Québec, CIHR and Genome Alberta using DNA sequencing alone or in a contingent model with first trimester serum markers as non-invasive option to determine risk of Down Syndrome

2013-10-31

Call for proposals for the biobank of the Canadian Health Measures Survey

2013-10-30

Genome Canada welcomes five new Board members

2013-10-28

The Structural Genomics Consortium Announces that Janssen has joined its Public-Private Drug Discovery Partnership

2013-10-22

Dawn of a new era for children: Introducing Canada’s first integrated clinical genomic centre in pediatrics

2013-10-21

Genome Canada congratulates Abdallah Daar on appointment to new UN Scientific Advisory Board

2013-10-18

Genome Canada Applauds Throne Speech

Genomics providing solutions for Canada’s traditional industries

2013-10-17

Research Catalyst Network: Rare Diseases

2013-10-16

Capitalizing on Big Data: Agencies launch consultation on digital scholarship

2013-10-09

New Discoveries for Cancer Risk: Researchers Worldwide Take Part in one of History’s Largest Scientific Consortium

2013-09-24

Ontario Genomics Institute Launches Scintelligence, a New Division to Help Industry Tap into the Power of Life Science Solutions

2013-09-18

Vancouver Researchers Moving Forward on Eliminating HIV/AIDS

2013-09-12

Official launch of the new IPAC Resource

IPAC, the new international resource for policy interoperability and data sharing to accelerate genomic medicine

2013-08-12

Message from Genome Canada on the passing of Dr. Anthony Pawson

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