• 29 June 2021

    The second COVID connections talk brought together experts from COG-UK to discuss SARS-CoV-2 variants.

  • 27 May 202110.5 min read

    Experts from the COVID-19 Genomics UK Consortium discuss sequencing SARS-CoV-2, variants, and viral fitness landscapes.

  • Inactivating the virus
    3 November 20209.8 min read

    Helping to track coronavirus outbreaks.

  • 22 October 202016.3 min read

    This photo essay goes behind the scenes of the effort to sequence the genome of the COVID-19 virus at the Wellcome Sanger Institute.

  • 19 August 20208 min read

    The Sanger Institute is built for high-throughput science – but the project to sequence coronavirus demanded more samples were handled more quickly than ever before.

  • 16 July 20204.4 min read

    Sushmita Sridhar has paused her work on a gastroenteritis-causing bacterium to help diagnose the virus that causes COVID-19.

  • 1 June 20208.6 min read

    Sanger scientists speak about their new roles in sequencing SARS-CoV-2 genomes.

  • 21 April 20206.2 min read

    Staff at the Sanger Institute have joined the fight against the global COVID-19 pandemic.