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News Articles and Updates


Genome Prairie Announces Appointment of CSO

April 04, 2013 / News Release

April 4, 2013 - Genome Prairie today announced the appointment of Chris Barker to the position of Chief Scientific Officer.

BioEconomy Reception (Regina) External Link

April 04, 2013 / News Release

Join Genome Prairie on April 29, 2013 for a special industry reception at the Legislature Building in Regina. Register before April 22, 2013.

Agri-Food Sector Strategy Meeting

March 14, 2013 / News Release

View summaries of the presentations delivered at our Agri-Food Sector Strategy Workshop that was held in Winnipeg, Manitoba in late February 2013.

Advancing Big Data Science in Genomics Research

February 05, 2013 / News Release

Genome Canada, along with its partners, is pleased to announce the Discovery Frontiers: Advancing Big Data Science in Genomics Research funding opportunity.

Genome Prairie Announces Appointment of President and CEO

January 10, 2013 / News Release

Dr. Reno Pontarollo, the current Chief Scientific Officer of Genome Prairie, will succeed Dr. David Gauthier as President and Chief Executive Officer on April 1, 2013.

Genomics: The Power and Impact

December 29, 2012 / News Article

Watch the new video describing the important role played by genomics in Canada. Discover what genomics is, and the impact it is making in the areas of…

Genomics: The Power and the Promise External Link

November 01, 2012 / News Article

A once-in-a-decade celebration of the power and promise of genomics, hosted by the Gairdner Foundation and Genome Canada in Ottawa. November 27-28,…

World's First 100% Petroleum-Free Biofuel Flight

October 29, 2012 / News Article

Prairie Feedstock Powers the World's First 100% Petroleum-Free Biofuel Flight

Dr. Arnold Naimark Inducted into Medical Hall of Fame External Link

October 19, 2012 / News Article

Dr. Arnold Naimark (Genome Prairie Board Member) was inducted into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

Genome Canada Appoints New Chair

October 12, 2012 / News Release

Lorne Hepworth Appointed as Chair of Genome Canada's Board of Directors.