As we dare to look past the pandemic it is also proving to be an ideal moment to take stock of how we got here. This TVO documentary lays it out in an excellent 1-hour feature:
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Canadian researchers are among the many scientists around the world finding ways to meet the challenges presented by the coronavirus pandemic. Here is a small sample of research at home and abroad:
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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 May 14th.
Listen: Share the Vaccine 'Recipe'. Pharmaceutical companies oppose the idea, many government support it, global vaccination goals need it. The Atlantic looks at the challenge to waiving vaccine patents.
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.