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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.

Major breakthrough in Genomics and Precision Health: Nada Jabodo’s team uncover the cellular origin of aggressive pediatric brain tumors.

Nov. 27, 2019

New evidence suggests that a stalled development of certain key cells may be the root of aggressive pediatric brain tumors.


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Call for collaboration : Program AI in genomics

Nov. 25, 2019

AI in Genomics program is a 12-week training that will allow participants to get hands-on experience in working with machine learning.


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Rob Annan to Lead Genome Canada

Nov. 12, 2019

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Genome Canada, Chair of the Board Elizabeth Douville, announced today the appointment of Mr. Rob Annan, as the organization’s new President and CEO, starting January 1, 2020. 


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Rendez-vous Génome Québec 2019

Nov. 11, 2019

We are excited to announce the next Rendez-vous Génome Québec focusing on omics and Human Health.


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Genomics to Improve Food Safety

Nov. 7, 2019

To promote a better understanding and support decision making regarding issues of food traceability, Génome Québec asked the Quebec Centre for Biodiversity Science (QCBS) to produce a Policy Brief on the subject.


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