7 Oct 2020
A first-of-its kind clinical trial, led by scientists at UCL, will evaluate the use of ‘real time’ viral genomic data to reduce the spread of COVID-19 within hospitals.
9 Sep 2020
Rapid genome sequencing coupled with integration of epidemiological data has enabled the identification of transmission points and informed intervention measures during outbreaks among highly vulnerable patients in renal dialysis units...
12 Aug 2020
In just 5 months, COG-UK has sequenced and analysed more than 40K SARS-CoV genomes. Genomic analyses have demonstrated that cases of shock and multisystem inflammation in children positive for SARS-CoV-2...
29 Jun 2020
Supplementary Report: 28th June 2020 – Report on use of SARS-CoV-2 genomics to understand transmission
This paper supplements 9 reports submitted to SAGE in the last 3 months, which are available on the COG-UK website https://www.cogconsortium.uk
26 Jun 2020
COG-UK has sequenced more than 29K SARS-CoV-2 genomes during the past 15 weeks and the UK remains by far the single biggest producer of genome data having contributed ~53% of...
12 Jun 2020
The scale of the data generated by COG-UK continues to increase weekly, with more that 25K SARSCoV-2 genomes now sequenced, corresponding to ~55% of the global total.