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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.

Génome Québec recruits heavyweight of the Québec research community

Dec. 11, 2018

Daniel Coderre, President and CEO of Génome Québec, is pleased to announce the appointment of Serge Marchand as Vice President of Scientific Affairs – a decision unanimously endorsed by the Board of Directors. He will be taking up his duties on January 28, 2019.


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Major breakthrough in quest for cancer vaccine

Dec. 6, 2018

The team of Dr. Claude Perreault at the Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer (IRIC) at Université de Montréal has successfully shown how a vaccine could work to fight several types of cancers.


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