I am genomics!

 

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Protect caribou populations thanks to genomics

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Génome Québec launches its new Education Platform

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Tribute to four Québec researchers in precision medicine 

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Making genomics work for Citizens, Industry and Society!
DNA: When the infinitely small generates big possibilities.

News on genomics

Canadian researchers identify the unanticipated early origin of childhood brain cancer Posted on Thursday May 2, 2019

The team of Dr. Nada Jabado, paediatric hemato-oncologist and senior scientist at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC), in collaboration with researchers from SickKids (...)

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Génome Québec celebrates DNA Day! Posted on Thursday April 25, 2019

On April 25, DNA Day commemorates the discovery of DNA's double helix in April 1953, as well as the completion of the Human Genome Project in 2003.

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Demystify CRISPR : a must-see panel! Posted on Monday April 8, 2019

As part of DNA Day festivities, Génome Québec presents a panel at EFFERVESCENCE, an event bringing together the actors of life sciences and health technologies in Québec. (...)

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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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