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.


Major study of genetics of breast cancer provides clues to mechanisms behind the disease

Montréal, October 23, 2017 - Seventy-two new genetic variants that contribute to the risk of developing breast cancer have been identified by a major international collaboration involving hundreds of researchers worldwide. The studies reported today in the journals Nature and Nature Genetics ident (...)

Published on Monday October 23, 2017