New frontier of microbiomics generates lots of research buzz

Published: May 29th 2017

‘it’s just as effective as the common steroid-based treatment but without any of the side effects.’ – Dr. Morgan Langille Sometimes called the new frontier, microbiomics, the study of the microbiome, is currently about as hot as it gets for […]

Read More




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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More



New genomics project aims to reduce co-infection in Atlantic salmon

Published: October 11th 2016

October 11, 2016, Halifax, NS – Scientists at Memorial University of Newfoundland and the University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI) are partnering with industry partner EWOS/Cargill to develop new therapeutic diets for farmed Atlantic salmon. The initiative could lead to […]

Read More