Boosting Entrepreneurial Skills and Training: BEST in Genomics!

Principal Investigator: Denis J. Garand
Theme : GE³LS
Competition : Entrepreneurship Education in Genomics (EEG) Program
Status : Completed
Start : Oct. 1, 2011
End: Sept. 30, 2014
Budget : $1,215,467.00

The goal of the project is to analyze and optimize the transfer of knowledge and scientific innovations stemming from genomics, as well as the potential for marketable benefits from funded projects in Québec. BEST funding will help sustain the pursuit of excellence, the vitality and the world-class status of research in Québec and Canada by ensuring greater efficiency and structure in terms of the conversion of genomics research into marketable results.



Jacques Baronet Université de Sherbrooke
Catherine Beaudry École Polytechnique de Montréal
Francis Beaulieu Montréal InVivo
Michel Bergeron Université Laval
Richard Cloutier Valorisation-recherche Québec
Roger Lévesque Université Laval
Diane Poulin Université Laval
Daniel Sinnett CHU Sainte Justine
Marc-André Sirard Université Laval
Maripier Tremblay Université Laval
Sophie Veilleux Université du Québec à Montréal