A UK-wide collaborative network for SARS-CoV-2 genomics, research and training

UK SARS-CoV-2 genome sequencing:   Present   |   Past

Blog / COG Train

25 May 2022

A shared vision of future pandemic preparedness: WHO’s 10-year strategy and the COG-Train Programme

WHO’s recently published global strategy for the genomic surveillance of pathogens offers a practical framework for future pandemic preparedness, which COG-Train is already starting to deliver on.

COG Train / Events

24 May 2022

Diaries of SARS-CoV-2 Genomics Training – Webinar

Join our webinars for a ‘behind the scenes’ look at our training programme with our course educators, contributors, and reviewers.

Hand wearing gloves holding a pipette, in a laboratory

Blog / COG Train

18 May 2022

Answering public health questions with testing and sequencing strategies. Learn more with our second COG-Train course ‘From Swab to Server’

How do sequencing experts decide upon their testing and analysis strategy? Our second COG-Train online course “From Swab to Server: Testing, Sequencing, and Sharing During a Pandemic” will take you on the journey of a sample obtained from a COVID-19 patient and support you in comparing the different sample types and how sampling strategy affects test performance.