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    Large-scale applied research in agriculture, agri-food, fisheries and aquaculture available

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    BC research improves ability to detect and predict avian flu outbreaks

    Genomics-based environmental monitoring identifies and characterizes AIV in wetland sediments

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    Genome Canada launches national precision health initiative

    Pilot initiative for rare diseases to lay the foundation for the adoption of precision health across Canada

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    National initiative will start to bring precision health to patients

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    Breaking Good – Key Discovery Made for Battling Opioid Epidemic

    Bad opioids made good

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    Bioenterprise Corporation Forms Collaborative Partnership with Genome Alberta

    Genome Alberta welcomes new collaboration

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    Canada’s Stem Cell Network announces $4M research funding

    The Stem Cell Network is investing in clinical trials and advanced research on diabetes, brain injury, heart disease & blindness

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    Government of Canada invests $80 million in the Centre for Plant Health

    The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Canada's Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, announced an investment of $80 million to replace the Centre for Plant Health in Sidney, B.C.

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    U of L researchers study Alzheimer's disease with APRI grant

    U of L researchers use Alberta Prion Research Institute grant to help unlock molecular mechanisms involved in Alzheimer's disease

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    Diversifying Manitoba's economy with clean technology

    Government of Canada supports Manitoba-based clean-tech producers, as well as Manitoba francophone initiatives

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    Beluga whale genome sequenced for the first time

    Heartbreaking loss has led to a leap in progress for beluga whale conservation science: the beluga genome has been sequenced for the first time.

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    Synthetic biology education encourages STEM careers, research

    A University of Lethbridge professor sees synthetic biology as a driver of the next generation of scientific researchers and a key to economic diversification and prosperity in southern Alberta and beyond.

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    Genomics researchers partner with industry to further innovation in health, agriculture & environment

    Government of Canada and partners invest more than $24 million in genomics research projects to improve cancer treatments and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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    Life Up Close

    The Atlantic launches a new multi-year series featuring science writing from around the world

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    Researchers discover eight new epilepsy genes

    A The largest whole-genome sequencing study on epilepsy, funded in part by Genome Canada and Génome Quebec

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    University of Lethbridge second in rankings

    University of Lethbridge jumps to second in Research Infosource rankings, leads in graduate student intensity

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    U of L Spooky Science Weekend 2017 open for registration

    Registration for the Spooky Science Weekend opened this weekend. Registration is limited; get your tickets now!

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    Grant to help U of L researcher explore genetic links to same-sex sexual attraction

    A recent NIH grant will help Dr. Paul Vasey, a University of Lethbridge psychology professor, determine if genes associated with male same-sex sexual attraction are the same across cultures.

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    U of L researchers receive $2.6 million in NSERC funding

    University of Lethbridge science researchers will pursue diverse areas of inquiry

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    FDA approval brings first gene therapy to the United States

    CAR T-cell therapy approved to treat certain children and young adults with B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia

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    Alberta scientist receives Canadian Beef Industry honours

    Karen Schwartzkopf-Genswein receives 2017 Canadian Beef Industry Award for Outstanding Research and Innovation

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    High-school iGEM team earning awards ahead of competition

    High school students explore the development of biological pigment for use in the manufacturing of ink

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    Multi-nutrient rice against malnutrition

    ETH researchers developed strain to help reduce micronutrient malnutrition, widespread in developing countries.

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    Lessons from Simulating A Deep Ocean Oil Spill

    Metagenome pipeline helps researchers resolve near-complete microbial genomes involved in Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

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    New support for Structural Genomics Consortium

    $33 million will drive scientific discoveries into potentially life-saving cures for patients

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    New media and biochemistry students develop game

    A pair of 3rd year University of Lethbridge classes came together with the AGILITY program to develop a new game enhancing the learning process of one of the most difficult courses in biochemistry

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    New Approach to Autism Spectrum Disorders

    Earlier diagnosis and treatment options for Autism Spectrum Disorders

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    DNA testing at BC community pharmacies comes one step closer

    Pharmacogenomic (PGx) testing - another tool in the toolbox.

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    Government of Canada invests in cutting edge infrastructure for researchers.

    Funding for 14 projects at the University of Alberta

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    University of Lethbridge Research Week 2017 – Spotlight on Research

    “The research we engage in here at the University is critical work affecting peoples’ lives ... ”

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    Planting Tomorrow's Trees Today

    Climate change is threatening the health of Canadian forests

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    Genome BC and City of Vernon partner for urban stream health

    Identifying threats to the health of streams in the community

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    Gene therapy used to treat Fabry disease

    Calgary patient with rare inherited condition receives transplant of altered stem cells

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    Combatting Invasive Alien Species in BC forests

    Invasive alien species is escalating at an alarming rate in BC forests

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    Changing the world through health research

    Canadian Institute for Advanced Research receives $4 million research grant

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    Project Spruce-Up: Advanced spruce genomics for productive and resilient forests

    Sprucing up the spruce trees.

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    Genomics solutions to clean up oil sands process water

    A potential cost-effective and efficient method to clean up oil sands process water.

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    Are you ready to explore your baby's genome?

    Genome sequencing on newborns? Should it be mandatory?

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    $35.6 million Awarded to Alberta Led Research Projects in National Funding Competition

    Excellent results for Alberta led research in Canada-wide funding competition

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    13 research projects deploy genomics to address challenges in Canada’s natural resources and environment sectors

    $110 million investment in projects look to mitigate the effects of climate change on forestry and fisheries, protect the Arctic, and support polar bears and other wildlife.

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    Largest international study of its kind finds new schizophrenia risk genes

    Results of the International Psychiatric Genomics Consortium unveiled. Study finds six new schizophrenia risk genes.

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    U of L student's doctoral research published in prestigious science journal

    Hard work and persistence has paid off for Dr. Laura Keffer-Wilkes who spent four years conducting research into the function of a protein important for gene expression.

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    Chief Scientific Officer at Genome Alberta, Dr. Gijs van Rooijen, appointed to GIFS International Scientific Advisory Panel

    Our Chief Scientific Officer, Dr. Gijs van Rooijen, has been appointed to GIFS International Scientific Advisory Panel

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    U of G Researchers to Develop eDNA Tool for Better Tracking of Aquatic Organisms

    University of Guelph Researchers to develop eDNA tool for better aquatic tracking of rare or invasive organisms in water bodies.

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    Government of Canada to invest in genomic applications projects

    $6 Million in federal funding for new genomics applications projects across Canada

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    Ryerson University opens new Faculty of Science Research Facilities at MaRS

    Cell biology, biochemistry, microbiology and environmental toxicology have all found a new research home in Toronto

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    Genome BC Invests in Anandia Labs - a Leader in Cannabis Biotechnology and Safety

    70,000 Canadian patients are currently accessing medical marijuana from Canadian licensed producers.

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    Monash University researchers help discover genetic secret for climate change defence in trees

    Genome Alberta contributes to the funding of a research project that has discovered the genetic secret that shows how two types of coniferous trees adapt to climate change.

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    GCHERA World Agriculture Prize - 2016 Laureate Announced

    Lorne Babiuk, a University of Alberta researcher receives prestigious agricultural prize

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    Federal prize competition seeks innovative ideas to combat antimicrobial resistance

    $20 Million in prizes up for grabs for ideas to combat antimicrobial resistance

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    Government of Canada invests in new genomics “big data” research projects aimed at real-world challenges

    Government of Canada invests in new genomics “big data” research projects aimed at real-world challenges

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    Survey shows broad support for national precision medicine study

    “These survey results suggest that people from all walks of life will be interested in the cohort program.” —Dave Kaufman, Program Director, National Human Genome Research Institute

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    Is it good research? New online tool launched to help people tell good science from bad

    Are you stumped trying to figure out good research from bad? University of Glasgow has a new tool to help you out.

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    Sequence bio announces partnership with Dr. Mohamed Ravalia and the Notre Dame Memorial Health Centre for the 100k genome research project

    Sequence Bio has an important new partner it its plans to sequence the genome of 100,00 people from Newfoundland and Labrador. Dr. Ravalia and Notre Dame Memorial Health Centre will help enrol participants and aid in the research portion of the 100k project.

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    Alberta and Ontario Work Together to Fight Climate Change

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    Canada's Top Young Scientists announced at the Canada-Wide Science Festival

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    Beakerhead school for science communicators blasts off

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    Canada's Top Student Scientist Recognized at Sanofi Biogenius Canada National Final

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    ISSCR Releases Updated Guidelines for Stem Cell Science and Clinical Translation

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    BioTalent Canada Announces Winner of the 2016 ‘Catalyst’ Award for New Biotechnology Graduates

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    Farm Groups Call on Ag Minister to Stop Genetically Modified Alfalfa Seed Release

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    Bill S201 Moves to House of Commons

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    New therapies for Ulcerative Colitis

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    Genome Canada applauds federal leadership in genomics

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    Paul G. Allen Announces $100 million to Launch The Paul G. Allen Frontiers Group

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    Minister Duncan announces new network to strengthen personalized medicine for Canadians

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    U of L research programs to benefit from Canada Foundation for Innovation funding

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    Ground-breaking settlement changes landscape for genetic medicine in Canada

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    Spotlight: Illuminating Research features a week of activities celebrating research excellence, March 7-12

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    Science website names Dr. Shawn Bubel’s archaeological find the second most interesting discovery of 2015

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    Sweets and treats rewire animal brains

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    University of Maryland School of Medicine researchers identify most dangerous strains of often-deadly bacteria

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    Stand Up To Cancer Canada Announces New Cancer Stem Cell Dream Team To Attack Brain Cancer in Children and Adults

    A dream team of researchers set to tackle cancer

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    Genome BC receives support in leading heath research

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    Essential oils key to Cargill’s comprehensive approach to reducing antibiotics in poultry

    5 ways non medicated feed additives can reduce antibiotic use.

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    Food Science Professor Named to Hall of Fame

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    World wheat experts to meet in Saskatoon in 2019

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    Wheat Genome Sequencing Gets Major Boost

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