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Protect caribou populations thanks to genomics

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News on genomics

Sylvain Moineau awarded l'Ordre national du Québec Posted on Monday June 17, 2019

Génome Québec would like to congratulate Professor Sylvain Moineau, from Université Laval, who received the prestigious Order of Québec as an Officer for his outstanding career and his contribution to (...)

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Phase 2 study of cystinosis treatment receives authorization of clinical trial application by Health Canada Posted on Tuesday June 11, 2019

Funded by Génome Québec and Genome Canada under the Genome Canada Genomic Applications Partnership Program (GAPP), this trial will be led by Dr. Paul Goodyer, a professor of pediatrics at McGill Unive (...)

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Webinar - One billion pieces of data and growing: Canada’s Living Population Laboratory Overview, Case Studies & Access Guide Posted on Wednesday June 5, 2019

Presented at noon on June 11th, this webinar will provide an overview of the Canadian Partnership for Tomorrow Project (CPTP) —Canada’s largest population study.   (...)

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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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