Genomics Blog
Posted on: April 24, 2014 7:12 AM
Agriculture & Biotechnology: A Match Made in Heaven?
On April 23rd we held a workshop to examine the issues, challenges, and economics of the increased use of genomics tools and technology in livestock production. We're taking a lot of the information and ideas from that workshop on the road with a...
Posted on: April 16, 2014 12:45 PM
Svante Pääbo’s Neanderthal Man – a review
Have you ever visited a lab where the chief scientist is so excited about their work that they virtually run through the lab showing you everything that is going on? As you move along you nod to the grad students, post docs and research assistants....
Posted on: April 8, 2014 8:12 PM
LIVESTREAM: Genomics and Personalized Medicine – Health Policy and Value Creation?
Many observers would argue that personalized medicine has not lived up to the promise that accompanied the sequencing of the human genome early in this century. Nevertheless the advent of personalized medicine offers great potential to improve health...
Livestock Blog
Posted on: April 17, 2014 7:06 PM
Biotechnology news and events
Ranchers and others in the industry looking to beef up their knowledge of feed efficiency will want to tune in to a webinar on May 1st hosted by the Beef Cattle Research Council. The webinar will look...
Posted on: April 17, 2014 7:06 PM
Biotechnology news and events
Ranchers and others in the industry looking to beef up their knowledge of feed efficiency will want to tune in to a webinar on May 1st hosted by the Beef Cattle Research Council. The webinar will look at where researchers are in terms of linking...
Posted on: April 11, 2014 8:06 AM
The role of biotechnology in boosting livestock production
Genome Alberta is taking a look at the social, environmental and economic challenges around biotechnology in the livestock sector by hosting a one-day conference in Calgary April 23. The day includes panels featuring scientists from across North...
Posted on: April 4, 2014 3:26 PM
Raw milk: is there room for science in food wars?
Academics and ag industry are jumping into the raw milk debate later this month by holding a one-day symposium at the University of Guelph. The symposium, titled Science to Policy, is slated for April 22, and will feature scientists and dairy...
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