Winston Timp, an assistant professor of biomedical engineering at Johns Hopkins, will present "Rapid Sequencing of SARS-CoV-2 to Enable Epidemiologic Surveillance, Clinical Insight, and Pathobiology" at 2 p.m. ET on Wednesday, Feb. 10, via Zoom.
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Timp has used genomic sequencing to help understand the initial spread of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, in the United States National Capital Region. By correlating genetic information to disease phenotype, he explores any correlation between viral genotype and case severity or transmissibility. This is a 40-minute presentation, followed by a Q&A session.