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Relocation of Génome Québec's technology platforms Posted on Monday December 2, 2019

Génome Québec is proud to announce the relocation of its genomics technology platforms at the Centre hospitalier universitaire Sainte-Justine, 3175, chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine, Montréal.    (...)

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Major breakthrough in Genomics and Precision Health: Nada Jabodo’s team uncover the cellular origin of aggressive pediatric brain tumors. Posted on Wednesday November 27, 2019

New evidence suggests that a stalled development of certain key cells may be the root of aggressive pediatric brain tumors.

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Call for collaboration : Program AI in genomics Posted on Monday November 25, 2019

AI in Genomics program is a 12-week training that will allow participants to get hands-on experience in working with machine learning.

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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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