Research to map DNA of 1000 plants

November 16, 2008  
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Globe and Mail — The Alberta government is investing in a new international plant-genome project to help build its growing stable of world-class researchers and academics.

“This is an exceptional example of the types of things we can do, and it’s an exceptional example of the type of quality people we can bring to our province,” Doug Horner, Alberta’s Minister of Advanced Education and Technology, said yesterday at the launch of the Alberta 1,000 Plants Initiative. Read more