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Genomics plays a vital role in driving Québec's economic future. That is why Génome Québec aims at advancing knowledge in genomics by funding major research projects. In this section, you will discover all the latest achievements in the field of genomics.

New pan-Canadian program to accelerate data sharing in biomedical research and patient care

Dec. 15, 2015

Genome Canada, in partnership with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), is pleased to announce the result of the funding competition Sharing Big Data for Health Care Innovation: Advancing the Objectives of the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health. 

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International Colloquium on the Global Impact of Genomics

Dec. 8, 2015

Don't miss the International Colloquium on the Global Impact of Genomics in the food security, agriculture and human health sectors which will take place as of 9:30 a.m. on December 16, 2015 at the Courtyard Marriott Montréal Centre-ville - Jean-Béliveau Room.

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Don't miss the 10th Personalized Medicine World Conference

Dec. 8, 2015

The 10th Personalized Medicine World Conference (PMWC 2016), held January 24-27 in Silicon Valley, will gather close to 1200 multidisciplinary attendees and key stakeholders from the business, government, healthcare delivery, research and technology arenas to examine the advances and challenges of personalized medicine through a practical lens.

PMWC 2016 will focus on these developments in a collegial setting that fosters scientific exchange, networking, and partnering. The broad array of topics covered span research and commercial applications and include NGS and its clinical utilization, prenatal diagnostics, data privacy and security, regulatory updates, and commercial opportunities. PMWC 2016 offers an environment that allows the dissemination and exchange of these relevant contents for researchers, clinicians, providers, and government and biotech representatives.

To learn more or to register, click here.

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