Calendar Of Events

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April 18, 2015


Canadian GE3LS and Health Services & Policy Research Conference

The Canadian GE3LS and Health Services & Policy Research Conference: Integrated Approaches to Opportunities and Challenges in the Genomics Era will address the integration of new genomic technologies into the healthcare system, at the level of practice and policy, including

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April 18, 2015


Canadian Human and Statistical Genetics Meeting

The Canadian Human and Statistical Genetics Meeting brings together the Canadian genetics community to exchange and advance ideas that address current issues, recent discoveries and future partnerships. The meeting was built on the traditions of the past Canadian Genetic Epidemiology and... ... read more



April 22, 2015


The Biology of Regenerative Medicines

Few topics in contemporary medicine have attracted more attention than stem cells and their potential for enabling the discovery of new regenerative therapies. The aim of the 2nd Wellcome Trust Scientific Conference in this series is to understand the biology that underpins the success or failure of

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April 22, 2015


2015 Mountain Pine Beetle Information Exchange Forum

The 2015 fRI Mountain Pine Beetle Information Exchange Forum will take place on April 22 and 23, 2015 at the University of Alberta in Edmonton.

The forum will be an informative and participatory session featuring guest speakers, scientists, and practitioners that will address a broad range of topics

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April 22, 2015


The unmet promise of enzyme replacement therapy (ERT) in Fabry Disease: What went wrong and how to fix it.

Fabry disease is one of the most common lysosomal storage diseases (LSDs) in Canada, with decreased survival and a high co-morbidity burden of renal and heart disease plus premature stroke. Enzyme replacement therapy (ERT) with recombinant human agalsidase has been available since 2000 and is... ... read more



April 22, 2015


W21C: Collaborative research for health system innovation

BioAlberta presents "W21C: Collaborative research for health system innovation" with Jill De Grood on April 22. Jill is the Director of W21C, a health systems research and innovation initiative based in the University of Calgary and the Calgary Zone of Alberta Health... ... read more



May 17, 2015


BEINGS 2015 - Biotech and the Ethical Imagination: A Global Summit

As biotechnology increases in power, humanity is able to engineer new forms of life, to incorporate biomechanical technologies into living bodies, to alter cognitive and affective functioning. At the same time, biotechnological applications have the potential to release new pathogens or toxins into... ... read more



May 20, 2015


Canadian Bioinformatics Workshops 2015 series

The CBW is pleased to present its 2015 series of advanced bioinformatic workshops 

http://bioinformatics.ca is pleased to be offering the following advanced training opportunities between May and June 2015:

·         (NEW) Introduction to R: Toronto,

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May 21, 2015


2nd Metabolomics - Advances & Applications in Human Disease Conference

GTCbio is proud to present the 2nd Metabolomics - Advances & Applications in Human Disease Conference, which will be part of The Pan-Omics Summit and takes place May 21-22, 2015 in Boston, MA.

There is still significant human variability in metabolite identification...
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May 21, 2015


Canadian Bioinformatics Workshops 2015 series

The CBW is pleased to present its 2015 series of advanced bioinformatic workshops!

http://Bioinformatics.ca is pleased to be offering the following advanced training opportunities between May and June 2015

·         Exploratory Analysis of Biological

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