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  • Designing therapeutics for the coronavirus - on all fronts

    Alberta antiviral research

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    Federal government needs to do more to protect endangered plants, says U of L researcher

    An underappreciated middle child

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    Designing therapeutics for the coronavirus - on all fronts

    Alberta antiviral research

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    Bill Bryson’s The Body – a review

    A Guide for Occupants

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    Listen as we talk about bats

    Thank bats for your tequila

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    Gut bacterium gene points to possible cure for Cholera

    Researchers find human gut microbiomes create tendency for disease susceptibility or resistance, above and beyond other factors such as poverty and general health conditions.

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    Consolidation of COVID-19 Research Initiatives

    COVID research

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    Pacylex gears up for clinical trials

    Following a new pathway

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    What lies ahead for Canadian research and researchers?

    Research burnout

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    Artifical intelligence - now and then

    Leftover audio

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    LISTEN: Machine learning hard at work in pandemic research

    Today's word: Phylogeny

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    Women in BIO go BIO Digital

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    LISTEN: BIO becomes BIO Digital

    BIO Digital

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    Raspberry Scientific blood test goes to BIO Digital

    Raspberry, blood, and vinegar

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    Canada's biotech sector in the age of COVID

    Biotech in Canada

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    Building Better Beef Cattle

    Seeking better beef? Assembly required

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    How Alberta's iGEM students are persevering through COVID-19

    SynBio in a time of COVID

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    Genomics supercharges contact tracing in mapping COVID-19 spread

    Genomics reveal more than contact tracing alone, such as whether a healthcare worker contracted SARS-CoV-2 from a patient or a social gathering.

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    A family tree for SARS-CoV-2

    Viral family trees

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    COVID-19 Precision Health Genomics for Children

    Children and COVID-19

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    Listen as we learn more about COVID-19 in children

    COVID in children

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    Career Opportunity: Research Program Manager

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    Industry All Abuzz about BeeBiome Data Portal

    If it's bee-related, you'll find it here

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    Virus testing - A quick primer

    Testing A, B, and C's

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    Modelling a Pandemic

    helping students interpret the science

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    Better treatment strategies to manage the pandemic

    COVID-19 treatment strategy

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    What bats can teach us about the coronavirus

    Bats v People

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    Are we moving too fast?

    Science is hard, reality is complex

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    UCalgary researchers develop a new method to test for COVID-19

    Green means positive

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    Window to Another World: Life is Bubbling Up to Seafloor with Petroleum from Deep Below

    Deep sea microbes

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    Positive results for new rapid testing method

    Test results you can see

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    Alberta Bioinformatics Expertise at Work in Health and Agriculture

    Bioinformatics in Alberta

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    Knocking back COVID-19 with genomics

    Targets in sight

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    Genotyping COVID-19

    Rapid sequencing

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    The COVID-19 Genomics UK consortium and the Canadian COVID Genomics Network launch new partnership

    COG-UK and CanCOGeN

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    A COVID testing lab, anywhere you need it

    Testing anywhere

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    Listen: How to read a science paper

    Science papers and you

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    New novel coronavirus protein interactions map directs drug repurposing

    Researchers identify 29 FDA-approved drugs, 12 drugs in clinical trials, and 28 preclinical compounds that can be repurposed to fight COVID-19

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    iGEM teams continue to work on their projects despite no lab access

    Campus closures won’t stop these dedicated students!

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    COVID-19 Boosts Trust in Science and Support for Genomics Research

    And the survey says -

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    Bioinformatics play key role in global search for COVID-19 vaccine

    Traditional vaccine research took 10-15 years, now researchers hope bioinformatics will condense that to less than 2 years

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    Science Lessons from COVID-19

    Science, Technology, Society

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    Because we are afraid

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    Genome Canada leads $40 million genomics initiative to address COVID-19 pandemic

    CanCOGeN announced

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    Lethbridge Regional Science Fair goes virtual

    The Southern Alberta Technology Council (SATC) has decided to virtualize the 2020 Regional Science Fair event.

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    Stem Cell Network announces $675,000 for three Canadian-led COVID-19 research projects

    Announced by the Stem Cell Network (SCN), these new research projects will contribute to the global response to COVID-19,

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    Science Fair Season goes Online

    It’s on again!

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    Researcher’s Interest in Disease is Infectious

    Researcher gets testy with disease

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    What we know about implementing pandemic policies and procedures

    We are doing okay so far

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    Alberta research underway to develop at home COVID-19 test

    Alberta lab-on-a-chip

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    University of Alberta team responds to COVID-19 challenge

    Lorne Tyrrell on COVID-19

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    Animal Lover Not Sheepish About Her Passion

    If you thought coronavirus was scary, check out zombie deer disease

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    Predicting the severity of COVID-19 in patients

    COVID-19 biomarkers

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    Genome Canada and Genome Alberta launch new funding for COVID-19 research

    New COVID research funding

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    Using the past to cure the current pandemic

    Killing a viral engine

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    Edmonton biotech company working on vaccine

    Cell delivery

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    UCalgary researcher developing portable COVID test

    Rapid response for a portable test

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    Genome BC Launches Rapid Response Funding for COVID-19 Projects

    Genome BC COVID funding

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    Global AI, Bioinformatics, and Medical Communities Unite to Defeat COVID-19

    COVIDathon combines the talents and tools of diverse disciplines from around the world in a single collaborative effort to defeat the worst pandemic in modern times

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    Fossil Hunting on the Jurassic Coast

    Virtual Seeking Science

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    Studying COVID-19 in children

    Multidisciplinary pediatric study

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    UCalgary research and diagnostics collaboration to benefit families throughout Alberta

    New funding for clinical genomics

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    Alberta working to develop early COVID-19 diagnosis

    Accurate, fast, and personal.

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    Cultural Response to the COVID Pandemic

    Combating stigma and fear

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    Science Fair Season 2020 – Cancelled

    COVID-19 Update

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    Industry Tickled Pink to Aid Pig Research

    Some things are better with a partner

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    Budding Chef and Scientist Finds Recipe for Success

    What do cooking and parasites have in common?

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    Trace the flow of blood through the heart

    Start with a Valentine’s Heart

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    Young Researcher`s Career Starting to GEL

    Balancing research, family and the ukulele

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    How do we explain three phenotypes? Codominance and Incomplete dominance

    Codominance and Incomplete dominance

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    Small steps on the road to CWD research success

    Our 22nd update

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    Bioinformatics as forensic tool in coronavirus outbreak

    Is it a natural occurring virus or a bioweapon? Bioinformatics can potentially reveal origin and treatment of coronaviruses.

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    Science Fair Season in Alberta 2020

    There will be Genome Alberta award winners!

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    Farmer-led research

    Ag research priorities

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    Genomics 2019: A year on the Genome Alberta blog

    We did a lot this year!

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    New drug labels help doctors personalize your prescription medicines

    U.S. now requires pharmacogenomics data be included on drug labels. Other countries expected to do the same. The new drug info speeds personalized treatments to patients with preemptive pharmacogenomics tests in their EMRs.

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    Genuine Fakes - A review

    Lydia Pyne’s most recent book

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    Updating our Sector Strategies

    Sector strategy updates

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    Alberta Innovates launches Exploring Cannabis-Based Medicines and Tools (mCannabis) program

    This ground-breaking program is an opportunity for stakeholders in Alberta’s Cannabis ecosystem to collaborate in a coordinated way to advance Cannabis research and innovations

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    Understanding the Banff Hot Springs – a review

    scientific method in action

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    International project aims to sequence the ‘DNA’ of the Arctic Ocean

    The University of East Anglia (UEA) is leading a pioneering international project to sequence the DNA of marine microbes in the Arctic Ocean.

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    Is there room for a Raven in my classroom?

    Bird books bring engagement

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    LISTEN: Assessing the impact of oil spills in the Arctic

    More ships, more risks

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    LISTEN: When Antibiotics Fail

    Another looming global crisis

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    University of Lethbridge iGEM team earns gold for project that designs oral insulin delivery system

    The University of Lethbridge’s Collegiate iGEM team set its sights on solving a problem that affects nearly nine per cent of the world’s population, and earned a gold medal for their efforts.

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    Science and society in a post truth world

    Coping with those pesky alternative facts

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    Missed CSPC’s The Promise of Science session? Here are some key take-aways.

    Sitting in the fishbowl.

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    U of L researchers study the underlying biological processes associated with the development of Alzheimer’s disease

    Researchers at the University of Lethbridge will delve further into the basic markers associated with the development of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) thanks to two funding grants.

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    Dr. Rob Annan to Lead Genome Canada

    Congratulations from genome Alberta

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    Gerry’s Gene Scene – Chromosome Mapping

    A Genetics Explainer

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    New bioinformatics tool makes study of rare diseases easier

    Using the newly created bioinformatics tool, MHcut, with commercial genome-editing technology, enables researchers to model diseases without the need of patient samples. This combination will make it much easier to study diseases even when patients are rare or unavailable.

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    Cattle vigour tool boosts the bottom line for cattle ranchers

    “Envigour”-ating beef cattle

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    CWD update reveals little behavioural change

    We're okay thanks

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    Population genomics reveals evolution details

    It's going to involve a lot of math

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    The human genome belongs to you

    Altering our inheritance

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    Ethics in the science class

    avoiding bigger problems

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    Financial investment spurs genome sciences research in Alberta

    Genome sciences and bioinformatics research in the province is getting a $3M boost

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    Simon Winchester’s The Perfectionists – a review

    Precision and Accuracy

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    Analyzing poppies to make better drugs

    A team of researchers from the University of Calgary have uncovered new information about a class of plant enzymes that could have implications for the pharmaceutical industry.

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    Genome Alberta joins Expert Advisor service

    An Expert on Demand

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    It’s Back to school – We can help

    a few suggestions

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    Bioinformatics speeds research on how gut bacteria controls your mind, changes your blood type and health

    "If you do experiments, it could take 20 or 30 years to figure it out. With this software system, you can do it in five minutes.”

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    Gerry’s Gene Scene – Linked Genes

    A Genetics Explainer

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    The science of Chronic Wasting Disease

    CWD: We're working on it

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    Experimental treatment slows prion disease, extends life of mice

    Scientists using an experimental treatment have slowed the progression of scrapie, a degenerative central nervous disease caused by prions

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    Genetic Counselling in the Genomic Era

    What I learned online

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    AI goes beyond experimental data to innovate medicine

    AI maps and analyzes cellular response to disease and treatments in computational models that go far beyond experimentally available data.

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    The next generation of SING

    A generation later

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    ‘Omics project takes de-risking Nova Scotia’s offshore to the next phase

    A major new initiative that adds genomics technologies to traditional geoscience aims to reduce the risk for oil exploration in Nova Scotia’s offshore.

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    Other ways of knowing

    A place in 2 worlds

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    Government of Canada makes major investment in genomics research

    Funding supports regional Genome Centres, more than 300 genomics researchers

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    CWD: An Indigenous perspective

    Voices from SING Canada

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    Five things you need to know about CWD

    5 things about CWD

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    Summer Internship for Indigenous Peoples in Genomics (SING) Canada

    Genome Alberta is pleased to help support the SING Canada program this this year

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    Inside the Mine: A Virtual Reality Experience

    the experiential component of the learning experience

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    Summer internship for INdigenous peoples in Genomics

    SING Canada

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    Online with Bugs 101

    Online

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    Convergence of genomics and artificial intelligence

    A strategic collaboration between Génome Québec and IVADO

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    Gerry’s Gene Scene – Dihybrid Cross

    A Genetics Explainer

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    Quantum computing and the search for more computing muscle for bioinformatics

    There are some questions too big for even AI on conventional computers to answer within the lifetime of the universe.

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    LISTEN: Genomics Research and Innovation in Alberta

    Better living through omics

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    A CWD update and farewell

    Cathy goes to Ottawa

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    SCN Launches Funding Competition

    Funding will support translational stem cell research across Canada

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    Homozygous or Heterozygous : How can we tell?

    using a Test Cross

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    Breaking with tradition at Lyonbiopole

    Getting past the usual way of doing business.

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    It takes a small village to raise a big convention

    From train station to BIO Convention

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    Helping the next generation of women to lead in biotechnology

    Women in BIO is more than just networking

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    Multinationals fuel new Alberta research

    New public-private funding for Alberta

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    A new pan-Canadian biotech venture unveiled

    A meeting of equals

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    TasteTECH pairs well with Tasteology

    Something to wash down our special reception menu

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    Alberta innovations in virology show promise for future treatments

    Hunting for investors in Philadephia

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    DeepWater Farms closes the loop on aquaponics

    Fresh greens & fresh fish

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    Cricket pasta anyone?

    Canadian sourced crickets on the menu

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    Gene editing does not always serve those who need it most

    Social issue facing gene editing treatments

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    One word - plastics

    Food - microbes - plastic

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    A quick intro to bioinformatics

    Bioinformatics is the key to unlocking the mysteries of nature, finding life-saving cures, and bringing a new age to medicine beyond anything previously imagined.

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    Competing against the world for biotech success

    A sneak peek at the Innovation Nation Panel

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    Alberta startup uses cancer’s instability against itself

    Edmonton startup is capturing investor interest

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    The silencing of the genes

    Slicing a gene for a better apple slice

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    AquAdvantage Salmon featured on our TasteTech menu

    A quick look at a new fast growing type of salmon.

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    Gerry’s Gene Scene – Monohybrid Cross

    high school biology explainer

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    LISTEN: Turning research success into commercial success

    Great research ideas need help to become great companies

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    Epigenetics tools may replace pesticides for crops

    Scientists discovered how plants epigenetically pass on disease and pest resistance to offspring, and that could lead to the elimination of the need for poisonous pesticides

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    Epigenetics new role in public health

    Epigenetics is essential to personalized medicine, but it has a strong role in public health too.

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    Epigenetics in single-celled organisms opens new understanding of evolution

    Researchers surprised to find epigenetics is ancient evolutionary tool, in single-cell organisms too

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    Milk. Maybe it is a nearly perfect food.

    Dairy industry: Listen closely.

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    Genome Alberta Award Winners 2019

    …outstanding young scientists

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    New study: preventing leukemia at the epigenetic level

    Dysregulated proteins may be treatable at the epigenetics level to prevent the onset of leukemia

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    Fear etched in epigenetics: Phobias, PTSD can be inherited

    Studies show PTSD and phobias can be inherited courtesy of epigenetics

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    Multidisciplinary approach key to learning more about CWD

    International respect for our CWD research

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    Never Home Alone – a review

    Biodiversity in our homes

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    Epigenetics as an Ethical Area of Study: A Survey of Recent Studies

    Guest post from Ada S Jaarsma about how epigenetics can add to the ethics conversation.

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    Epigenetics means your fate is not sealed in your DNA

    Control your epigenetics, control your health destiny

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    I found some STEM books for Toddlers

    Why we should read to babies

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    Gerry’s Gene Scene - Astrobiology

    big ideas in astrobiology announced

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    LISTEN: Insights sneak into a conversation

    Outtakes with Insight

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    Genomics versus Genetics: It’s a real puzzle

    Putting edge pieces in place

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    From big data comes big information

    New database for researchers

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    2017 Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (B/CB) Competition Results (Multi-sector stream projects)

    Genome Canada is pleased to announce 25 projects selected for funding as a result of the 2017 Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Competition (B/CB).

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    Canada, EU, and Africa combine to allow researchers to analyze health data on the largest, most diverse scale

    The Canadian Centre for Computational Genomics is funded in part by Genome Canada, Ontario Genomics, and Genome Quebec.

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    Reconciling native wisdom and 21st century science

    Benefiting from the Elders

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    LISTEN: Indigenous Science with Leroy Little Bear

    What lies behind indigenous science?

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    Science Fair Season in Alberta 2019

    Who will win the Genome Alberta awards?

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    Epigenetics: A Graphic Guide – A Review

    It's a mini-sized text

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    U of L researchers working to unravel the mystery behind one of the deadliest forms of cancer

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    Genomics 2018: A year on our blogs - Genome Alberta

    We did a lot this year!

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    Identifying cystic fibrosis earlier and more reliably

    Scientists at McMaster University have discovered several new biomarkers from a single drop of blood that could allow earlier and more definitive detection of cystic fibrosis

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    Design on Display Part II

    Seeking Science through design

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    Finding biomarkers to make personalized medicine more precise

    Machine learning meets metabolomics

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    University of Calgary announces new Life Sciences Innovation Hub

    Another boost for the #yyc University Research Park

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    Design on Display Part I

    Seeking Science through design

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    Dr. Ed McCauley to be next president and vice-chancellor of the University of Calgary

    Scholar and visionary moves into new role Jan. 1, 2019

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    A case for project-based learning

    students losing dexterity

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    University of Lethbridge iGEM teams tackling relevant issues, awarded gold and silver at Giant Jamboree

    The University of Lethbridge’s iGEM students have proven once again they are among the best and brightest scientists in the synthetic biology field.

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    Genome Research Heats Up to Combat Global Warming

    Cows burps important to global warming?

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    Examining the responsible application of genomics research

    The projects will examine societal issues related to agrifood and natural resources.

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    Cosmos at the Glenbow

    time to do some space travel

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    An entry in the Journal of Unpublished Results

    Publishing the unpublishable

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    Invitation to Participate in a Consultation: Genome Canada’s Integrated GE3LS Research Review

    GE3LS consultations are underway

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    A Crack in Creation - a review

    CRISPR/Cas9 the science, technology and societal issues

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    From Dinosaurs to Rocket Ships

    Finding the connections

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    Google Lens: A new icon on my phone

    I've tested this app

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    Improving Canada's bite in the apple market

    A group of Canadian apple researchers, growers and marketers have joined forces to give one of Canada’s oldest and most famous fruit crops some new crunch in the marketplace.

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    Blast into Biology

    Begin with astrobiology

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    Bringing First Nations experience into CWD research

    Field Trip!

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    Canadian farmers, entrepreneurs and health care workers to benefit from new research investment

    $20 million new dollars for research

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    Tackling Climate Change

    Globally 11 of the last 12 years rank among the 12 warmest since 1850.

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    There are sparrows in my yard! What can I do? Part 2

    Our local sparrows

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    There are sparrows in my yard! What can I do? Part 1

    the house sparrow (Passer domesticus)

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    Indigenous culture and genomics

    At the intersection of Indigenous culture and science

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    Museumifying a student project

    What I learned in a recent MOOC

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    Breakthrough discovery for U of L researchers

    Researchers show interactions between microRNAs and transfer RNA (tRNA) can affect cell reproduction and cell death.

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    CREATE grant funding to support development of RNA Bioengineering and Innovation Network

    Congratulations to Alberta Epigenetics Network member Dr. Hans-Joachim Wieden

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    $1.65M for synthetic biology research and training at Concordia

    SynBioApps — a new program in synthetic biology applications — gets the green light from NSERC

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    Mitochondria and Atrial fibrillation – A project idea

    a preliminary mind map

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    ULeth and UofC research takes aim at hepatitis C virus

    A unique research collaboration between University of Lethbridge and University of Calgary is developing a greater understanding of the hepatitis C virus.

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    Chronic Wasting Disease Report Number 16

    Metabolomics made easier

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    High School Synthetic Biology Team Win Medals for Paper

    Students from the Lethbridge High School iGEM team earn accolades

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    Chocolate makes me sneeze

    Can I blame Neanderthals?

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    Genomics part of Nova Scotia investment in offshore research

    Tiny microbes hold big oil exploration potential

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    Media Release: Large-scale applied research in agriculture, agri-food, fisheries and aquaculture

    Media Release for 2018 LSARP

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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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    KMT Hepatech facing challenge to Edmonton expansion plans

    Edmonton high tech expansion plan on hold

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    Cloud Drums at BIO Boston

    Drumbeat inspired by clouds

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    Canadian earns the Grand Prize at BioGENEius Challenge in Boston

    For sure a BioGENEius

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    An audio yearbook for Lyonbiopole

    Success in the French biocluster

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    The Merck Invention Accelerator is ready to help

    Merck is there for healthcare start-ups

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    Sequence Bio optimistic despite some challenges

    Will Sequence Bio get to actually sequence?

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    Breaking good. A new path to manufacturing opioids

    New gene, new opiod

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    A biotech experience for classrooms

    Making science real in the classroom

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    The many hats of Women in Bio

    Young Women in Bio - how to get ore of them

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    Data power to improve patient care

    It's all about equity in health care

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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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    Putting synthetic biology to work

    How can we harness synthetic biology?

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    Science and business meet at BIO Boston

    Genome Canada at BIO 2018

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    Preparing for the Summer Sun

    Melanoma or an ordinary mole?

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    Breaking Good – Key Discovery Made for Battling Opioid Epidemic

    Bad opioids made good

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    Bringing More Women into Biotech

    Way back Wednesday: BIO 2017

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    Plan B for Science Communications

    Prepping our editorial calendar

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    Science Odyssey - celebrating science in Canada

    Ten days of discovery and innovation

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    Firestorm by Ed Struzik

    Be prepared for another Beast

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    The Pandas are here

    ... at the Calgary Zoo!

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    Bioenterprise Corporation Forms Collaborative Partnership with Genome Alberta

    Genome Alberta welcomes new collaboration

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    Genome Alberta Award Winners 2018

    …outstanding young scientists

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    UCalgary’s Mini Med School

    it’s back to class!

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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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    New Agricultural Research Funding Opportunity

    A shout-out to ag researchers!

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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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    Mining big data for answers to CWD

    Finding insight in a sea of data

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    The Drum Role of a Northern Flicker

    the flickers are back in town!

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    Mule deer genome sequenced

    Mule deer genome sequenced

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    Using flat earthism to teach scientific models

    ...and critical thinking

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    Ethical issues at Canadian science fairs

    Youth Science Canada protocols

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    Genomics and Microbes: Retiring researchers put the unlikely combo to work

    Made in Alberta petroleum microbiology

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    Ethical lessons from a friendly octopus

    How many hands did I put up?

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    Genomics and Geology? Here's how they belong together

    Microbes hunt for oil

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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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    Olympic athletes: Performance-enhancing epigenetics?

    once a cheat...

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    Harness the power of synthetic biology

    Join us in Toronto March 6th

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    Is there a better way to test for CWD? We're working on it.

    A better test for CWD

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    What's in your bloodstream? Calgary researchers want to find out

    What's hiding in your bloodstream?

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    Alberta researchers prominent in new genomics and precision health investment

    Research money flowing into Alberta life science

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    Science Fair Season in Alberta 2018

    who will win the Genome Alberta awards?

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    Oil Powers a new 'STEAM' project

    Sandra Sawatzky's ‘The Black Gold Tapestry’

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    Discovery could help treat cancer more effectively

    New biomarker could lead way to another avenue for precision health.

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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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    Science communication in the era of fake news

    Cutting through the thicket of fake science news