RNA-based technologies are expected to have an economic impact of more than $150B by 2026, and will transform Canadian industry in the fields of medicine, agriculture, the environment and more. RNA Canada ARN will help forge alliances between institutional researchers and industry partners to accelerate innovation in RNA research and economic growth in Canada.
RNA Canada ARN supports the training of highly qualified personnel (HQP) that will form the workforce of tomorrow’s RNA-based technologies. RNA Canada ARN also coordinates collaboration between the private sector and research institutions for the purpose of commercializing Canada’s RNA-based breakthroughs. By mobilization knowledge translation, RNA Canada ARN will help ensure Canada’s RNA discoveries work for the benefit of Canadians and the Canadian economy.