Cormac Kinsella the best at CADDE!

       Cormac prijs 2Cormac Kinsella has won the best poster award at the first CADDE genomic epidemiology workshop in São Paulo (2nd Dec- 6th Dec) - the CADDE (Brazil-UK Centre for Arbovirus Discovery, Diagnostics, Genomics & Epidemiology) project brings together experts on viral epidemiology, genomics, vectors, public health, among others to monitor and respond to arboviral disease outbreaks.  The workshop covered topics including real-time sequencing of viral outbreaks using minION instruments from Oxford Nanopore Technologies (focused on Dengue virus in this case), instant data analysis with RAMPART, mosquito biology, and evolutionary analysis.



Host switching pathogens, infectious outbreaks and zoonosis; a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network.

This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 721367.