Our Impact

Since our inception in 2000, Ontario Genomics has:

  • Raised more than $1.2 billion for genomics research in Ontario and directly supported 7,600 R&D jobs
  • Secured over $450 M federal Genome Canada funds, $110 M provincial (Ministry of Research Innovation and Science) co-funding, and more than $210 M direct industry investments for Ontario genomics research programs.
  • Sparked over 191 industry-driven R&D opportunities.
  • Brought 16 genomics companies to the “investor-ready” stage and helped secure $250 M follow on funding–helping these companies create 289 private sector jobs and generate $56.3 M in revenues