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

The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport at the GAPP announcement (Vineland Research and Innovation Centre, August 16, 2018)

The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, announced $6.7 million in federal funding for seven new projects under Genome Canada’s Genomic Applications Partnership Program (GAPP) that will match researchers with companies to develop new gene-based technologies in health care, agriculture and  environmental protection. An additional $14.3 million is being invested by provincial governments, businesses and other funding partners for a total of $21 million. Read more