Press releases


Génome Québec invests time and money to make sure that genomics becomes a powerful economic force and delivers innovative solutions in health and the environment. In this section, you will find all the latest press releases published by Génome Québec.


Genomics for Youths

Free educational tools to help high school students discover the wonders of science

Published on Wednesday May 16, 2018


Québec patients poised to benefit from major investments in genomics research and precision health

April 25, 2018 Our greater knowledge of the human genome is helping health professionals better understand a growing number of diseases leading to more effective treatments. Progress made in the field of precision medicine will transform patient care through better prevention, more accurate diagn (...)

Published on Wednesday April 25, 2018


Génome Québec Applauds the Implementation of Non-Invasive Genomic Testing into the Québec Prenatal Screening Program

Montréal, April 23, 2018 – Daniel Coderre, President and CEO of Génome Québec, is applauding Health and Social Services Minister Gaétan Barrette’s decision to improve the Québec trisomy prenatal screening program by implementing second-line non-invasive genomic testing (NIGT), which may reduce the (...)

Published on Monday April 23, 2018