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.


Two new female members join the Génome Québec Board

Montréal, September 16, 2016 — The Chair of the Génome Québec Board of Directors, Martin Godbout, is pleased to announce the appointment of two new members to its Board. Sophie D’Amours and Anie Perrault are both seasoned professionals in the fields of public administration, forestry, innovation an (...)

Published on Friday September 16, 2016


Big data: Québec stands out in genomics in the fields of bioinformatics and computational biology

Montréal, September 13, 2016 — Génome Québec would like to commend the Québec research teams for their performance in the 2015 Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Competition (B/CB) launched by Genome Canada in partnership with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). In all, four pr (...)

Published on Tuesday September 13, 2016


Daniel Coderre named new President and CEO of Génome Québec

Montréal, September 8, 2016 — The Génome Québec Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Daniel Coderre as the organization’s new President and CEO.   Recognized for his extensive knowledge of the issues facing science and technology and for his reputation as an outstanding le (...)

Published on Thursday September 8, 2016