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Visible Genetics Incorporated Company Profile

18:53 EDT 24th September 2017 | BioPortfolio

Founded in 1993, VGI is a world leader in the emerging field of pharmacogenomics: the use of genetic information to individualize medicine. We develop, manufacture and market high-performance automated sequencing systems for the analysis of genes linked to disease, with the goal of improving the clinical management and quality of life of patients. Our primary focus is currently on viral diseases, such as HIV and hepatitis, but we are also researching other diseases, including cancer. VGI currently has over 300 employees worldwide with extensive experience in the areas of genetic research, virology, oncology, engineering, manufacturing, software development, bioinformatics, product development, sales and marketing, medical and regulatory affairs, clinical research and finance.



Corporate headquarters and software development are located in Toronto, Canada. Manufacturing, development and US headquarters are located in Suwanee, near Atlanta, GA, USA. European headquarters are located in High Wycombe, UK and Research is in Cambridge, UK. We also have offices in France, Spain, Italy, Portugal and Israel.

Location

700 Bay Street Suite 1000
Toronto
Ontario
M5G 1Z6 C
Canada

Contact

Phone: 416 813 3240
Fax: 416 813 3262


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A method to assess the protective efficacy of sunscreens against visible light-induced pigmentation.

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Introduction to behavioral phenotypes in medical genetics.

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Broadband atomic-layer MoS2 optical modulators for ultrafast pulse generations in the visible range.

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Experiences of Genetics Patients With Visible Abnormalities Who Facilitate Teaching in Genetics Clinics

This study will describe the experience of patients with visible physical abnormalities in the genetics clinic when they are involved in teaching others about their condition. Information ...

Genetics Education: Preparing Physicians for the Future

This study examines the best way to teach genetics to family medicine residents. First year family medicine residents at the University of Toronto will be taught basic clinical genetics as...

Virtual Reality Intervention in Cancer Genetics

The goal of this study is to evaluate a virtual reality-based intervention for training health care providers who are not genetics specialists to effectively communicate with and counsel p...

Visible Light Study

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The Effect of Topical Sunscreen Plus Antioxidant Against the Visible Light Biological Effects

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