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December 03, 2009 16:54 ET

Media Advisory-National Research Council of Canada: Senator Mockler to Open New Research Lab That Will Help With Disease Diagnosis

MONCTON, NEW BRUNSWICK--(Marketwire - Dec. 3, 2009) - Senator Percy Mockler, on behalf of the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will be in Moncton, New Brunswick on Friday, December 4, 2009 to open a new Bioinformatics Lab at the NRC Institute for Information Technology.

Bioinformatics is a scientific field in which information technology, computer science, mathematics, molecular biology, and medicine merge into a single discipline to analyze biological information.



Date: Friday, December 4, 2009

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Place: NRC Institute for Information Technology
Bureau de l'ITI-CNRC
100 des Aboiteaux Street
Universite de Moncton
Moncton, New Brunswick


www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca

Contact Information

  • National Research Council Canada
    Media Relations
    613-991-1431
    media@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca
    or
    Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    Gary Toft
    Director of Communications
    613-943-7599