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

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News

27 Jun 2022

Metagenomics Funding Scheme – Awarded Projects

COG-UK recently launched a scheme to fund new research, with a particular focus on metagenomics. We are pleased to announce that four projects have been funded.

Blog / COG Train

24 Jun 2022

Maximising access to SARS-CoV-2 bioinformatics training: What are distributed classrooms?

COG-Train’s ambition is to provide high quality, open-access training across the world, on all aspects of SARS-CoV-2 sequencing and bioinformatics. Key to this is having a model which supports a standardised approach to training that is not limited by geography. Accordingly, we have adopted a distributed classrooms model.

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Blog

22 Jun 2022

Development and deployment of a genome analysis tool to track seasonal human coronaviruses

The COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated that we have the ability to perform large-scale genomic surveillance of the SARS-CoV2 virus. Harnessing this capability could allow us to track and learn more about other circulating coronaviruses.