The number of COVID-19 cases continues to climb around the world. PBS takes a look at this second wave of the virus.
Genome Alberta is here to help you stay informed with reliable COVID-19 information, links, and news. This page is updated regularly. You should also visit our COVID blog pages for more in-depth stories about COVID research.
Canadian researchers are among the many scientists around the world finding ways to meet the challenges presented by the coronavirus pandemic. We can't introduce you to all the projects underway but here is a small sample of the Canadian efforts.
Check back a couple of times a week as we will be posting new insights into COVID-19 research taking place in Canada.
News you can trust because we have checked it for you first. The facts and figures around the pandemic change rapidly so we will be updating this section regularly. Here are some headlines for October 29th.
Why COVID Outbreaks Could Worsen This Winter. With apologies to Shakespeare and the Duke of Gloucester, this winter will not be made glorious at all. Not only do know little about the seasonal nature of COVID-19, being cooped up indoors will likely enhance the spread.
Explore CanCOGeN. The Canadian COVID-19 Genomics Network (CanCOGeN) is a Genome Canada led cross-agency initiative for large-scale SARS-CoV-2 and human host sequencing to track viral origin, spread and evolution, and characterize the role of human genetics in COVID-19. The new website will keep you up-to-date on the activities of the network.