The latest news, blogs, reports, explainers and commentaries of the COG-UK consortium



24 Mar 2020

Report 1: 23rd March 2020 – COVID-19 Genomics UK (COG-UK) Consortium

The COG-UK consortium has rapidly established a multi-agency national network to deliver coordinated large-scale sequencing and analysis of SARS-CoV-2 genomes. In the space of 12 days, the COG-UK centres already...


23 Mar 2020

UK launches whole genome sequence alliance to map spread of coronavirus

The government and the UK’s Chief Scientific Adviser have today (Monday 23 March) backed the UK’s leading clinicians and scientists to map how COVID-19 spreads and behaves by using whole...