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Welcome to the second COG-Train Course

Welcome! This is the second of five courses that aim to cover genomic aspects of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus analysis and pandemic preparedness. COG-Train is a partnership between COG-UK and Wellcome Connecting …

Welcome to week 1

Welcome to the first week of this course. In this video, Ana and Rogers introduce you to the topics that will be covered throughout the week: Let us know in …

Data sharing in “peace” and “war” time

In this talk, Prof Senjuti Saha from the Child Health Research Foundation in Bangladesh discusses her views on ethics and data sharing during pandemics, or “wartime” and “peacetime” or periods …

Challenges and limitations of data sharing

In this video, Dr Ewan Harries tells his experiences dealing with legal considerations when sharing data among partners from different countries. Read more about the challenges and limitations of data …

Journal club: ethics and data sharing

Welcome to our final Journal Club of this course. As our focus this week is on data sharing and ethics, our Journal Club today is looking at an article from …

Welcome to week 3

Welcome to the final week of the course! In this video Rogers and Moses summarise what you will learn this week. Tell us in the comments if these topics are …

Welcome to Week 2

Here, Leigh and Moses welcome you for the second week of this course. In this video, they will give you a glimpse of what you will be learning this week. …

The importance of turnaround-time

Here, Dr Catherine Ludden addresses important points to achieve an efficient turnaround time for sequencing results. Visit NextStrain and observe how the number of sequences from your country increased over …

Walking through a biobank

In this video, Gideon Nsubuga walks us through the Integrated Biorepository facility of H3Africa at Makerere University, Uganda. You will find out that biobanking is a lot more than a …