Genome Alberta Newly Funded Genome Canada Projects Focus on Proteomics, Rare Disease, Crop Genomics Premium Genome Canada and its partners recently funded two new initiatives with C$255 that will back precision medicine, genomics, and technology development. All the Plants Plant researchers plan to sequence some 10,000 samples that represent the major plant clades, ScienceInsider reports. Canada Invests C$3M in Metabolomics Instruments The instruments will be housed at the new Metabolomics Technology Demonstration Centre and will help firms translate biomarkers into clinical tests. Alberta Agencies to Fund Genomics Studies to Improve Livestock Industry NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Genome Alberta and the Alberta Livestock and Meat Agency will spend C$3 million (US$2.8 million) to fund new research projects that use genomics approaches to improve the Canadian livestock industry. Two Projects to Improve E. coli Testing Receive Funding NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Two Canadian projects have received funding for the development of new genomics-based tests for detecting E. coli in food processing facilities. Nov 14, 2012 Canada to Fund Development of Genomics-based Rapid E. coli Test Jul 26, 2012 Canada to Fund Study of Listeria Genome Jun 6, 2012 Canada Launches Multi-partner Glioblastoma Study Jan 30, 2012 Canada Launches US$67.3M Large-scale Genomics Grant Program Jan 4, 2012 Genome Canada Seeking Applicants for C$40M in Grants for Personalized Health Genomics Projects Premium Dec 29, 2011 Genome Canada to Fund Genomics, Personalized Health Grants Oct 20, 2011 Genome Alberta Starts New $20M Livestock Genomics Projects Jul 19, 2011 Saskatchewan Pumps Money into Wheat Genome Sequencing Effort Feb 14, 2011 Genome Alberta Awards Metagenomics Project $475K to Study E. coli Apr 23, 2010 Genome Alberta to Fund Livestock Genomics Grants Breaking News Ancient DNA Analysis Highlights Three Ancestral Populations in Japan FDA Warns of Potential False Positives With Abbott SARS-CoV-2 Molecular Tests New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Oxford Nanopore, Beckman Coulter, Thermo Fisher Scientific, More People in the News: New Appointments at Sema4, NHGRI, Dante Labs, Ancestry, More Thermo Fisher Scientific Expects 12 Percent Revenue Growth in 2022 In Brief This Week: Myriad Genetics, Danaher, Co-Diagnostics, and More The Scan For Those Thick Tiger Stripes Tigers in India with thick stripes harbor a genetic change, as Gizmodo reports. High GABA Tomatoes The Japan News reports that genome-edited tomatoes with higher GABA levels are now for sale in Japan. Approach for Inclusivity and Diversity A National Human Genome Research Institute team calls for the field to "adopt diversity as an ethos." Science Papers on Tumors Immune System Evasion; Drivers of Genomic Instability, Inflammation In Science this week: study of how tumors evade the adaptive immune system, and more.