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Blog2021-06-29T23:33:11+00:00

Stay tuned to our blog to learn about upcoming events and interesting developments in the field of genomics. Please note that posts are published in their original language only.

C3G Bioinformatics Platform

C3G Bioinformatics Platform at the Rosalind and Morris Goodman Cancer Institute With next-generation sequencing and other high-throughput technologies revolutionizing life sciences and health care research, data processing and interpretation, rather than data production, has become the major limiting factor for discovery and innovation. Large genomics centers, and increasingly smaller [Read more]

Website re-design

New C3G Website By David Anderson Re-designing a website can be a complex task, especially an existing website. There are many factors to consider during the process. Such as the content, structure, navigation, functionality, images, and the goal and mission. In the article, I will explain the process behind designing [Read more]

The SecureData4Health (SD4H) website is LIVE

The SecureData4Health (SD4H) website is LIVE! SecureData4Health (SD4H) launched its new website. SecureData4Health (SD4H) is a secure cloud infrastructure aimed at providing high-throughput technologies for easy and secure genomic health data sharing and advanced analytics to maximize scientific discovery. Visit now: sd4health.ca Published: January 28, 2022

A small number of early introductions seeded widespread transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in Quebec, Canada

A small number of early introductions seeded widespread transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in Quebec, Canada In April 2020, the Coronavirus Sequencing in Québec (CoVSeQ) consortium was assembled to sequence SARS-CoV-2 genomes in Québec to track viral introduction events and transmission within the province. Jose Hector Galvez, Pierre-Olivier Quirion, Paul Stretenowich, [Read more]

Platforms to help identify asymptomatic carriers of COVID-19

Platforms to help identify asymptomatic carriers of COVID-19 Identifying asymptomatic carriers of the novel coronavirus is crucial in preventing the spread of COVID-19, particularly in healthcare settings. C3G’s Toronto Node has developed several applications for this purpose across various health institutions. The Mt. Sinai Hospital and Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute’s Stay-Healthy-At-Work [Read more]

Understanding why persons living with HIV are at increased risk of tuberculosis

Understanding why persons living with HIV are at increased risk of tuberculosis Persons living with HIV (PLWH) are at increased risk of tuberculosis (TB).  HIV-associated TB is often the result of a recent infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) followed by rapid progression to the disease. Alveolar macrophages (AM) are the first cells [Read more]

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