$8 million for UoGuelph Barcode of Life Project

April 26, 2010

The Ontario government announced Friday an $8.1-million investment in the University of Guelph-based International Barcode of Life project, the largest biodiversity genomics project in the world. The university's Biodiversity Institute of Ontario will be the scientific hub for the project, which will officially launch in the fall. The funding builds on a $5-million provincial investment in the project in 2008. UoGuelph News Release | Guelph Mercury