Forging careers in Atlantic Canada, thanks to genomics

Published: February 13th 2019

Forging careers in Atlantic Canada, thanks to genomics Three highly trained scientists, one from Brazil and two from Canada, attribute their ability to forge careers in Atlantic Canada partly to their experiences as doctoral students or as postdocs working on […]

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Young Scientist Profile: Nicole Smith, doctoral student

Published: February 12th 2019

Young Scientist Profile:  Nicole Smith, doctoral student Hails from St. John’s, where she is currently pursuing doctoral studies at Memorial University in Newfoundland. Her MSc in biochemistry and BSc (Hons) in Biochemistry and Neuroscience are also from Memorial. Field: marine […]

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News Release: Developing new genetic tools to fight superbugs

Published: February 4th 2019

Halifax, NS – Bacteria are becoming increasingly resistant to antibiotics, posing an enormous risk to the agri-food industry and to the health of Canadians. To better understand antimicrobial resistance (AMR), we need to know which genes contribute to resistance and […]

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Sequence #1: So What’s Up With The Microbiome?

Published: May 30th 2018

The microbiome is a hot topic these days, embraced by research scientists and the media alike.  The microbiome refers to all the microorganisms and their collective genetic material that reside in human beings and other animals, plants, soil, and water.  […]

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Join us for the 2nd annual Canadian SynBio Conference in March

Published: December 20th 2018

If you’re a researcher or Atlantic Canadian company doing work (or are interested) in synthetic biology, let us know!  Genome Atlantic is looking to have an Atlantic company or researcher accompany us (for free!) at the 2019 Canada SynBio Conference, March […]

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Université de Moncton partners with the Government of Canada, Genome Atlantic, Genome Canada, New Brunswick Innovation Foundation, and Organigram to advance cannabis research and increase productivity

Published: November 14th 2018

Research to support growth of the cannabis industry in Atlantic Canada through the application and adaptation of novel biotechnologies MONCTON, NEW BRUNSWICK – (November 13, 2018):  The Université de Moncton, in partnership with the Government of Canada, Genome Atlantic, Genome […]

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