University of Guelph
A new comparative study by the Natural History Museum in London showed both technologies are suitable for DNA barcode sequencing to help identify species.
Canadian Government, Partners Commit C$59.8M to Natural Resources, Environmental Genomics Projects
Funded projects include one developing environmental DNA analysis tools and another building a microbial platform to eliminate plastic waste.
LifeLabs, Multiplex Genomics Partner on Coronavirus Testing in Canada
LifeLabs and Multiplex Genomics, a University of Guelph spinout, will work together to provide SARS-CoV-2 testing in Canada and track variants of the virus.
Genome Canada Awards C$76.7M in Research Grants
The funding, provided in partnership with Agriculture and Agri-food Canada, will support research applying genomics in agriculture and aquaculture.
Genome Canada, Partners Award $42.6M in Genomics, Informatics Research Funding
The money is being provided under three Genome Canada funding competitions in partnership with the Canadian federal government and other groups.