19 May: ECDC releases new dashboard on SARS-CoV-2 variants

(Source: European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control)

A new dashboard released by ECDC now provides an overview of the proportion of SARS-CoV-2 variants of concern and variants of interest among sequenced samples in European Union (EU) and European Economic Area (EEA) countries, as well as sequencing volumes. It complements the data published in ECDC’s weekly country overview report.

Data are sourced from The European Surveillance System (TESSy) (weekly reports submitted to ECDC by countries) and the Genomic Signature Analysis Platform (GISAID) EpiCoV database (extracted weekly). The maps within the dashboard will be updated every Thursday afternoon, and the data …