NEW YORK, June 12 - Genome Quebec, the provincial arm of the Canadian genomics research organization Genome Canada, has appointed Paul L'Archevêque to the position of president and chief executive officer, the organization said Tuesday. 

L'Archevêque, a former vice president for marketing at Glaxo Wellcome, now GlaxoSmithKline, said in a statement he would strive to bridge the private and public sectors in raising money and awareness of genomics in Quebec. 

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