Genomics by Sector

The applications of genomics cut across a number of sectors of social and economic importance to Canada.

Human Health Banner

Genomics allows a paradigm shift from a disease-oriented healthcare system... Read more Read more

With resources being depleted, the planet's population growing, and climate change... Read More Read more

Forestry Banner

Genomics-assisted tree breeding programs are dramatically reducing..Read more Read more

Fisheries and Agriculture Banner

Genomics offers powerful tools to monitor wild fish stocks for... Read more Read more

Environment Banner

Canada’s environment, like that of much of the world, is under stress – climate change is leading...Read more Read more

Growing environmental and cost pressures are compelling energy companies to adopt more...Read more Read more

Mining Banner

Genomics is leading to increased understanding of the microbes that safely... Read more Read more