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New genomics research investments to tackle health challenges and a resilient recovery for Canada

Monday, October 26, 2020

$16 million in federal funding to support new genomics research in health, agriculture and the environment  

As Canada addresses ongoing challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic and charts a course for economic recovery, harnessing the game-changing potential of genomics can deliver homegrown solutions and help protect and improve Canadian lives.

Fourteen AI research projects join the fight against COVID-19

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Projects include machine learning research and applications to identify potential treatments, to support public health measures such as social distancing, and to better understand the viral transmission of COVID-19.

Fourteen new AI research projects will be launched to address the COVID-19 outbreak through CIFAR’s AI and COVID-19 Catalyst Grants initiative.