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Dan Ross

COVID-19 research at the Sanger Institute

We track, understand and combat COVID-19. Every day we read the genomes of thousands of viruses to track its spread, find new variants, and guide public health choices. We study how the virus enters our cells, and we develop new infection tests

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🪱 The genome of the world’s longest animal, Lineus longissimus, has been sequenced for the first time

@darwintreelife aims to sequence the genomes of 70,000 species across Britain and Ireland 🦋🐴🦊🐳🌲🦔🦡🌹🐟

@SangerToL

https://sangerinstitute.blog/2021/10/18/marine-medicines-from-the-slimiest-of-worms/

The huge global variation in #OesophagealCancer is not as a result of a unique pattern of DNA damage, a major global collaboration has found 🧬

https://www.sanger.ac.uk/news_item/huge-global-variation-in-oesophageal-cancer-incidence-not-due-to-a-unique-pattern-of-dna-damage/

We've an exciting @mentor_podcast episode for you this week.

Are you torn between a career in academia or industry? Not sure which environment suits your skills best?
Tune in to 'Academia vs Industry' for a discussion around the pros & cons of each.

🎧https://bit.ly/3EnQjmr