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News on genomics

Génome Québec is putting in place a Concertation Table on Precision Medicine Posted on Wednesday September 16, 2020

Génome Québec is proud to announce the creation of a Concertation Table on Precision Medicine following the recent dissolution of the RSSPQ. A new web portal will be created soon on our website.   W (...)

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Bartha Maria Knoppers to Accept the Esteemed Till & McCulloch Award Posted on Tuesday September 15, 2020

Génome Québec would like to congratulate Bartha Maria Knoppers, O.C, O.Q, PhD, Professor and Director of the Centre of Genomics and Policy at McGill University who received the prestigious 2020 Till & (...)

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World Anti-Doping Agency and the Fonds de recherche du Québec have joined together to launch a Request for Applications that aims to develop biomarkers of doping Posted on Wednesday July 1, 2020

The development of novel biomarkers of doping is a key priority for anti-doping research. The challenges for the development and implementation of new biomarkers for anti-doping testing not only invol (...)

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About
Génome Québec

 

Génome Québec’s mission is to catalyze the development and excellence of genomics research and promote its integration and democratization. It is a pillar of the Québec bioeconomy and contributes to Québec’s influence and its social and sustainable development. 

 

Génome Québec is helping to accelerate the discovery of new applications for genomics in strategic areas such as healthagrifood, forestry and the environment.

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What is genomics?

You may not realize it, but you probably already know a little about genomics. Perhaps you’ve heard of DNA and genes in the media. Maybe you’re aware that you have inherited many of your traits from your ancestors. These traits are determined by our genes, which are organized within our cells into chromosomes. That’s what genomics is all about…and more!

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