Brassica : Harvesting the Genome, Diversity and Products
Bioriginal Food and Science Corp.
Cargill Specialty Oils Inc.
Chromatin Canada Inc.
Dow AgroSciences Inc.
DVS Canada-Brett-Young Seeds
Saskatchewan Wheat Pool
SemBioSys Genetics Inc.
Targeted Growth Canada
Communication and meetings
Canadian Plant Genomics Workshop ()
Applying Genomics to Canola Improvement Workshop ()
Canola Industry Meeting
Seed Development Symposium (http://www.genomeprairie.ca/canola/Symposium/index.html)
Interaction with Arabidopsis community:
Several scientists from institutions listed above use Arabidopsis as a model and/or collaborate with Universities working on Arabidopsis, including University of Toronto and University of British Columbia
Sources of research support:
Genome Canada, Genome Prairie
Federal Government (NRC and AAFC)
Provincial governments (Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba)
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council
Canola Council Canada
Saskatchewan Canola Development Commission
Alberta Canola Producers Commission
Major topics of research include:
Draft White Paper for Multinational Brassica Genome Project (MBGP); 12/01/2006