By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Canada-led International Barcode of Life (iBOL) project has received pledges for new support totaling C$35 million ($34.9 million) from its major supporters, which raises its total support from these funders to $80 million.

The supporters include the Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation, Genome Canada, the Canada Foundation for Innovation, the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, and the International Development Research Centre.

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