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News Articles and Updates

John Cross awarded Saskatchewan's Order of Merit

October 3, 2013 / News Article

October 3, 2013 - Mr. John Cross, a Genome Prairie Board Member, was recently announced as one of seven Saskatchewan Order of Merit recipients.

Saskatchewan Scientists Release DNA Sequence of New Industrial Oilseed Crop

August 1, 2013 / News Release

August 1 2013 - The Prairie Gold project team announced the successful development of a full genome sequence of Camelina and has made this information available to all stakeholders in the sector.

Genome Canada launches new program to accelerate genomics discovery to market External Link

June 3, 2013 / News Release

June 3, 2013 – The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), announced the launch of a new Genome Canada program designed to move genomics-based solutions from laboratories to the marketplace.

Genome Prairie Appoints Director of Business Development

June 3, 2013 / News Release

June 3, 2013 – Genome Prairie announced today the appointment of Mr. Michael Reimer as Director of Business Development.

Dr. Arnold Naimark, Chair of Genome Prairie, inducted into The Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

May 3, 2013 / News Article

May 2, 2013 - We are delighted to celebrate the induction of Dr. Arnold Naimark, Chair of Genome Prairie’s Board of Directors, to the prestigious Canadian Medical Hall of Fame.

Onward and Upward External Link

April 22, 2013 / News Article

The ag bio cluster in Saskatchewan is about to meet with new and exciting opportunities, particularly focused on the application and commercialization of genomics.

Genome Prairie Announces Appointment of CSO

April 4, 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 4, 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 5, 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.