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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.

Génome Québec receives $40M for genomics and personalized health

Mar. 28, 2017

Génome Québec applauds the decision of the Québec government to place research and innovation at the forefront of its economic plan. The Minister of Finance, Carlos J. Leitão, announced today additional funding of $834 million in support of the forward-looking sector, bringing to $2.5 billion the government’s overall investment over the next five years.

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Don't miss the Genomics and Precision Health Networking Event

Mar. 13, 2017

Networking Event Genomics and Precision Health - Monday, March 27, 2017

Génome Québec, in partnership with Montréal InVivo, Québec International, BIOQuébec and Innovative Medicines Canada, is organizing a partnering event to foster the creation of collaborations/partnerships between Québec scientists involved in large-scale Genomics and Precision Health initiatives and innovative companies from the life sciences sector.

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Genomics - to boost Canada's outputs in the mining sector

Mar. 7, 2017

Discover how genomics can help to preserve a clean, safe and sustainable environment through the development of technologies to monitor and manage the impacts of humans, climate change, and invasive species on our environment.


Our team will regularly feature a video on the impact of genomics in key sectors of Québec's economy. Next to come, the aquaculture and fisheries sector.

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