Professor Simon Girard takes part in the program Y’a du monde à messe on Télé-Québec on Friday, June 25. In this interview, he discusses DNA, the value of genetic testing, ethical issues and especially the new CopaQ project.
To see the interview with Simon Girard (in French)
CopaQ: Participatory Cohort of Quebec aims to bring together personalized data from genetics companies in order to create a large reference cohort of the Quebec population. The project will be officially launched in the fall of 2021. The BALSAC project is a partner of the project.
Recruitment for the CopaQ test phase is now underway. https://genopop.ca/copaq/.