Genome Canada Annual Report 2016-17 8 PHOTO COURTESY OF RILEY BRANDT, UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY A pipeline flow loop housed at InnoTech Alberta, similar to that which will be used to simulate microbialcorrosion testing under simulated field environmental conditions Genome scientists at four Canadian universities are collaborating with international colleagues and industry to harness genomics in breaking down the microbial corrosion that can damage pipelines. breaking down corrosion