Génome Canada

Génome Canada

May 23, 2006 14:46 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Announces Over $18 Million in Funding for World-Class Genome Canada Research Facilities

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLOMBIA--(CCNMatthews - May 23, 2006) - Please join the Honourable Maxime Bernier, Minister of Industry, at a funding announcement for key Genome Canada Science and Technology Platforms across Canada, followed by a tour of the facility.

These world-class facilities provide leading-edge genomics technologies to enable Canadian scientists to share groundbreaking research.



Date: May 24, 2006

Time: 3:30 p.m. (PDT)

Location: Gordon and Leslie
Diamond Family
Theatre (Room 1.126)
Genome Sciences Centre
675 West 10th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 1L3


Contact Information

  • Genome Canada
    Judy O'Brien
    Director of Communications
    (613) 751-4460, ext. 129
    or
    Office of the Honourable Maxime Bernier
    Isabelle Fontaine
    Minister of Industry
    (613) 995-9001