Climate-Proofing Blue Mussels
employs 1,500 Islanders and pays $11 million in salaries.
Applying genomics to the world’s biggest challenges.
Genomics provides in-depth knowledge of every living thing. These insights can lead to solutions for food production, sustainable energy and resource extraction, human disease, and healthy oceans and other natural habitats.
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How Can We Help You?
“ By using genomics tools, we expect to increase sales by $18 million a year and add 40 jobs. ”
What We Do
Genome Atlantic is a not-for-profit corporation that helps Atlantic Canada reap the economic and social benefits of genomics in agriculture, aquaculture and fisheries, energy, mining, the environment, forestry, and human health. Partnering with industry, government, academia and research institutions, Genome Atlantic has enabled over $90 million in genomics R&D throughout Atlantic Canada. LEARN MORE