20 interesting facts about genomics — Génome Québec Education and training

Genomics refers to the study of all the genetic information of living beings, encoded in their DNA and related molecules such as RNA and proteins. Today’s technological ability to read this “code” of life is unprecedented and growing rapidly. Knowledge gained through genomics holds the key to innovations in a host of sectors, offering enormous opportunities for economic growth and improving the quality of life for people around the world.