With funding from Genome BC, the BC Centre for Disease Control’s (BCCDC) Public Health Laboratory will be able to identify where new cases of the novel coronavirus …Read More
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The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday published a table identifying more than 50 gene-drug interactions that the agency says are supported by scientific evidence …Read More
A powerful set of molecular tools helps synthetic biologists to assemble DNA of different sizes, from the gene to the chromosome scale. The yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae is …Read More
Researchers at the University of Manchester and the University of Cambridge in the UK have identified 24 genetic variants significantly associated with predisposition to endometrial cancer. In …Read More
Researchers in Australia have constructed a genomic reference database of healthy older people, which could help scientists uncover the genetics of healthy aging. The Medical Genome Reference …Read More
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The next board of directors’ meeting of the QNPHC will be held on March 18th 2020.
QNPHC’s Chairman of the Board, David Levine, is pleased to announce the nomination of 3 new members of the board, Mr Paul L’Archevêque, MSSS, Mr Vratislav Hadrava, Pfizer Canada and Mr Serge Marchand, Génome Québec.
Génome Québec and the Quebec Network for Personalized Health Care (QNPHC) have signed an agreement with Health Education England (HEE) ), who works across England to deliver high-quality education and training for the health and health care workforce.
This international partnership provides Québec with access to the recognized expertise of the United Kingdom, a pioneer in the development of training and education tools in the area of genomics and precision medicine. As part of this agreement, Génome Québec and the QNPHC have obtained translation and distribution rights for a French adaptation of their introductory online course in genomics pertaining to its current impact in clinical practice and its influence on the future of health care.
You can find the original version of this online training on the Health Education England Website.
Personalized Health Care
THE 4PS OF PERSONALIZED HEALTH CARE Predictive: Identification of individual risks of developing certain diseases based on the person’s genetic profile and other personal information Preventive: Methods …Read More
A focal point on PHC
The Quebec Network for Personalized Healthcare (QNPHC) is taking part in what can rightfully be called a revolution in healthcare management by providing a focal point and …Read More