COMPLETED The Atlantic Genome Centre

The Atlantic Genome Centre (TAGC) was originally a partnership between Genome Atlantic and the National Research Council’s Institute for Marine Biosciences (NRC-IMB).  Established in 2001 under Genome Canada’s Competitions I and II, TAGC was initially located within NRC-IMB and then […]

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COMPLETED Canadian Potato Genome Project

The potato is the 4th most important crop in the world, a major energy source in the diets of developing regions, and one of Canada’s most significant agri-food exports. The current growth rate for global crop production is 3% and […]

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COMPLETED The Protist EST Program

The Protist Expressed Sequence Tag Project  (PEP) studied microscopic, single-celled microbes called protists,  a substantial number of which have significant medical and agricultural impacts upon human society. Dr. Michael Gray of Dalhousie University, known around the world for his work […]

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