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

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

2013-07-15

Funding Awarded to Detect E.Coli in Food Processing Facilities

2013-06-27

Government of Canada and partners fund new genomics research project to eliminate Listeria from food supply

2013-06-05

Promoting healthy living is in our genes!

2013-06-03

Harper Government and Genome Canada launch new program to accelerate genomics discovery to market

2013-05-01

A message from Statistics Canada - Call for proposals for the biobank of the Canadian Health Measures Survey

2013-04-25

New research projects to enhance bioinformatics and computational biology tools and methodologies

$11 million investment will help researchers maximize the utilization of data collected through genomics research for the benefit of Canadians

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