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Tribute to four Québec researchers in precision medicine 

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News on genomics

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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Our new Annual Report is available online! Posted on Thursday August 2, 2018

We invite you to read our 2017-2018 Annual Report summarizing our activities. Pleasant reading!

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Funding opportunity for doctoral scholarships in bioinformatics and cancer Posted on Monday July 23, 2018

Following scientific community consultations, the Oncopole has decided to prioritize training of doctoral students in bioinformatics in Quebec. To that end, the Oncopole has made a commitment to add t (...)

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About
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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