Our latest newsletter celebrates our 10th anniversary! Plus, read about a recent study showing that metabolites in the blood may reflect healthy behaviours – and help predict cancer risk.
LifeLabs, whose lab testing services have been used in the past by the BC Generations Project, recently announced it experienced a significant data breach from a cyber-attack. LifeLabs is notifying patients who have used their services and taking steps to protect against future attacks, working with the Office of the Information Privacy Commissioner, RCMP and […]
After losing her aunt to breast cancer, Krista felt powerless and wanted to help make a difference. Marc felt empowered when he started taking a more active role in his health following his sleep apnea diagnosis. Her Indigenous family roots motivated Sandra to get involved since she thought her genetic information might be particularly useful […]
The BC Generations Project, part of the Canadian Partnership for Tomorrow Project (CPTP), celebrates their 10 year milestone. A huge thank you to all our amazing participants for their time, effort and support! In recognition of this milestone, CPTP leads Philip Awadalla and John McLaughlin alongside Victoria Kirsh, a researcher using CPTP data, share their […]
Find out how the information you provide in the BC Generations Project’s follow-up questionnaires will help future generations.
As part of its plan to track health outcomes among nearly 30,000 British Columbians over several decades, the BC Generations Project has launched a new Follow-Up Health & Lifestyle Questionnaire.
Can early signs of cancer be detected through a simple blood test? The CANDACE study has been approved to recruit eligible participants from the BC Generations Project cohort to assess the usefulness of an experimental new technology.
The BC Generations Project has unveiled a fresh new look for its website. More than just an update of its technology and design, the new website reflects an important transition in the Project’s purpose and activities.
Our new Residential History Questionnaire will help researchers learn more about the connection between environmental exposures and the development of cancer and chronic disease.