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Major investment in genomics research will improve the lives of Canadians

Monday, February 4, 2019

More than $22 million to support genomics projects between researchers and innovators 

Canada is a world leader in genomics research, producing dramatic breakthroughs in science, and transforming our understanding of the world around us. The results of this research are being used to tackle important challenges and develop innovative solutions, not just in human health, but across diverse sectors of the economy.

Breast Cancer - Researchers develop the most accurate risk-prediction model to date

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

A simple saliva test could help to gauge, with unprecedented accuracy, a woman's risk of developing breast cancer during her lifetime, according to an international study published today involving researchers from Université Laval and the CHU de Québec-Université Laval Research Center.

Living innovation – Genome Canada annual report 2017-18

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Genome Canada is pleased to release Living Innovation – Genome Canada annual report 2017-18.

Genome Canada is living innovation. We are proud to support Canadian genomics research that maps and harnesses the biological code to fight disease and climate change, protect food supplies, and put science at the heart of industrial renewal and growth.