New Gold Is Doing New Things With Genomics

Published: May 13th 2016

The mining industry is constantly looking for new ways to reduce the environmental impact of mine sites. Restoring the ecosystems in and around legacy sites-lands where mines have operated is a key component. One way to assess progress is to […]

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Genomics and Mining

Published: April 6th 2016 Event date: June 10th 2016

We are looking forward to the Mining Society of Nova Scotia 129th Annual Meeting on June 9-10th. As an added bonus, we’ll be hosting an extractive metallurgist from RPC, Neri Botha, PEng, who will be presenting a talk entitled, Bio-Oxidation of Au […]

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Innovations for Atlantic Canada’s Mining Sector

Published: February 5th 2016

We are thrilled to participate in MiningNL’s Mining Innovation Symposium on February 11th. Genomics can play many roles in the mining industry, but next week, we’re featuring some genomics work that can help mining companies monitor their environmental footprint. To […]

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An apple a day

Published: January 5th 2016

Sean Myles, PhD, is the Canada Research Chair in Agriculture Genetic Diversity. This new video gives a short and sweet intro to his work on apples. Check it out!

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Published: September 30th 2015 Event date: November 9th 2015

RemEAST is a technical conference around the challenges of working in the north. Helen Zhang, PhD, will explain how genomics is enabling biosurfactant-enhanced soil remediation.

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New Genome Canada Competition

Published: November 5th 2015

2015 Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Competition Genome Canada, in partnership with the Canadian Institutes of Health, has launched a new competition designed to support the creation and evolution of enhanced bioinformatics and computational biology (B/CB) tools and methodologies. The competition is a […]

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Mineral Resources Review

Published: September 30th 2015 Event date: November 5th 2015

Mineral Resources Review is one of the largest mining conferences in Atlantic Canada. As part of this year’s event on Nov 5-6, Lesley Warren, PhD, will share her thoughts on how mining companies can use genomics to better manage the […]

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Insights from Glaxo Smith Kline

Published: September 30th 2015 Event date: October 29th 2015

Genome Atlantic is proud to be working with Springboard Atlantic and the Industry Liaison and Innovation office of Dalhousie University to present Amyn Sayani, Director of R&D Alliances at GSK-Canada. Amyn will give a presentation on Thursday, October 29th. Following that, he will […]

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Genomics and the Environment Connector Event

Published: September 30th 2015 Event date: October 21st 2015

Some of the best and brightest minds from academia and industry explained how they tackle tough environmental challenges. This rapid fire afternoon of information and networking was like speed-dating for those seeking innovation! Companies and researchers each had three minutes to share their interests […]

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NewLeef Conference

Published: September 30th 2015 Event date: October 9th 2015

The NewLeef conference is coming up Oct 8-9 in St. John’s, NL. This year’s event will feature a presentation by Donald Baird, PhD, who will discuss ecogenomics as a new frontier in ecosystem assessment.

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