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.
Génome Québec, proud partner of the Grand défi Pierre Lavoie
Génome Québec is proud to announce its scientific partnership of the Grand défi Pierre Lavoie.
To kick off its first year of involvement in the GDPL, Génome Québec has recruited a team of six cyclists to take part in La Boucle, a 135-km cycling tour from Québec City to Lévis on (...)
Published on Tuesday June 4, 2013
Mega genomes of spruce species decoded
Published on Wednesday May 22, 2013
Québec Researcher Catches DNA “Spelling Mistakes” Linked to Breast Cancer
Montréal, March 27, 2013 - Working with an international consortium conducting research on breast, ovarian and prostate cancer among 200,000 people, Professor Jacques Simard, researcher at the CHU de Québec Research Centre and holder of the Canada Research Chair in Oncogenetics a (...)
Published on Wednesday March 27, 2013
Major investments to protect Canadians from Listeriosis
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Genome Canada and Alberta Innovates Bio Solutions are partnering in a $600,000 project that will help protect consumers from Listeriosis, a serious foodborne illness.
Published on Thursday July 26, 2012
Genome Canada launches competition to strengthen Canada’s leadership in bioinformatics and computational biology
OTTAWA – June 21, 2012— Genome Canada with support from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), today launched the 2012 Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Competition. This research fund will help create the next generation of tools needed to deal with the massiv (...)
Published on Thursday June 21, 2012
Launch of new Website: Everything you always wanted to know about genomics!
Published on Monday June 11, 2012
Bartha Maria Knoppers Awarded l'Ordre national du Québec
Published on Friday June 8, 2012
Dr. Daniel Gaudet Receives the Biotechnology of Tomorrow Award at the 2012 Genesis Award Gala
Published on Thursday June 7, 2012
QUÉBEC LIFE SCIENCES FORUM - GÉNOME QUÉBEC WANTS TO RECREATE THE QUÉBEC ADVANTAGE
June 1st 2012, Montréal – Génome Québec welcomes the Québec government’s plan to initiate a strategic reflection on the future of the life sciences sector in the province.
Published on Friday June 1, 2012
Genetic breakthrough for brain cancer in children. Canadian-led research team identifies two mutations in crucial gene involved in deadly pediatric brain tumours.
Published on Monday January 30, 2012