University of Saskatchewan
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.
The team will employ reverse vaccinology coupled with high-throughput genomics approaches, such as RNA-seq, to deliver the new vaccines within four years.
Genome Alberta Starts New $20M Livestock Genomics Projects
Genome Alberta said yesterday that it plans to use C$20.6 million (US$20.3 million) to apply genomics to study cow and pig traits in order to enhance the animals' livestock potential.
Saskatchewan Pumps Money into Wheat Genome Sequencing Effort
A group of funders that includes Genome Canada and Saskatchewan are supporting an international wheat genomics project.