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News on genomics

Génome Québec welcomes genomics expert from France Posted on Wednesday October 3, 2018

At the International Congress on Personalized Health Care, held at the Palais des congrès de Montréal from September 23 to 26, 2018, Professor Jean-François Deleuze, directeur du Centre national de re (...)

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Génome Québec congratulates the new Government Posted on Tuesday October 2, 2018

The President and CEO of Génome Québec, Daniel Coderre, would like to congratulate the new Premier of Québec, François Legault, and his team. The election of a majority Government that places economic (...)

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Harnessing Genomics to Improve Human Health and the Environment Posted on Thursday August 16, 2018

Génome Québec congratulates two Québec research teams who have been awarded major funding for projects in the sectors of human health and the environment. In total the teams secured funding of $5 mill (...)

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Génome Québec

 

Génome Québec’s mission is to catalyze the development and excellence of genomics research and promote its integration and democratization. It is a pillar of the Québec bioeconomy and contributes to Québec’s influence and its social and sustainable development. 

 

Génome Québec is helping to accelerate the discovery of new applications for genomics in strategic areas such as healthagrifood, forestry and the environment.

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What is genomics?

You may not realize it, but you probably already know a little about genomics. Perhaps you’ve heard of DNA and genes in the media. Maybe you’re aware that you have inherited many of your traits from your ancestors. These traits are determined by our genes, which are organized within our cells into chromosomes. That’s what genomics is all about…and more!

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