Five Questions for a leading authority on pipeline corrosion

Published: May 3rd 2017

Microbiologically-Influenced Corrosion (MIC), or microbial corrosion, is the deterioration of metals by certain microorganisms found in water and soils. MIC is a problem for many industries including onshore and offshore oil and gas operations. Responding to the constant threat of […]

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CFIA approves camelina oil for use in Atlantic salmon feed

Published: April 24th 2017

“Genome Atlantic and its partners have transformed a tiny seed into a big opportunity, creating an innovative, alternative solution with long-term benefits to industry.  This kind of work is at the heart of positioning Canada as a world-leading innovation economy.” […]

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Five Questions for a Leading Canadian Geneticist

Published: March 22nd 2017

Genome Atlantic caught up with Dr. Kym Boycott, a leading Canadian medical geneticist and global expert on rare diseases, to learn more about Canada’s efforts in finding causative genes and developing treatments for rare monogenetic diseases. Dr. Boycott was in […]

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Growing demand keeps local sequencing facility hopping

Published: May 24th 2017

Originally set up as an in-house sequencing facility for Dalhousie researchers, the Integrated Microbiome Resource (IMR) in Halifax now serves academic and commercial clients from around the world. The Integrated Microbiome Resource (IMR) in Halifax is in high demand thanks to its […]

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Genomics helping biosciences thrive in major research project

Published: December 8th 2016

Originally Published December 6, 2016, The Guardian, Charlottetown PEI:  Scientists from the University of Prince Edward Island, Memorial University of Newfoundland, and aquaculture feed manufacturer EWOS/Cargill are meeting this week in Charlottetown to launch a new $4.5 million project to […]

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On The Cutting Edge

Published: November 30th 2016

Genome Atlantic President & CEO, Steve Armstrong is featured in the December 2016 issue of Halifax Chamber of Commerce’s Business Voice magazine. “We want Company CEOs to get a better night’s sleep by addressing their specific challenges” – Steve Armstrong, President […]

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