Genome Canada announces nine interdisciplinary challenge teams, research supports with nearly $70M investment


Genome Canada recently established nine new Interdisciplinary Challenge Teams (ICTs), whose projects will drive climate-smart innovation and sustainable solutions in Canada’s agricultural food systems and supply chains. This announcement represents an almost $70M investment, with $27M coming from the Government of Canada and $42M from other funding partners. The ICTs are led by leaders from industry and academia, including Collège La Cité, McMaster University, Queen’s University, Trent University, Université de Montréal, Université Laval, University of Alberta, University of Calgary, University of Guelph, University of Manitoba, University of Saskatchewan, University of the Fraser Valley, and University of Toronto.

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