COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) pandemic

Perhaps first time in the modern history, the entire world is focused on solving a single problem - the novel coronavirus COVID-19. This has caused the global community, as leaders and citizens to seek and respond to a threat whose dimensions are neither entirely certain nor entirely known. The website lists common effort of researchers and research groups working on the ongoing pandemic COVID-19 in collaboration with Helsinki University Hospital (HUS) and The Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL).
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New Article online now at Cell: Severe COVID-19 is marked by a dysregulated myeloid cell compartment zpr.io/Hz9zn

Tongue, nasal, and mid-turbinate swabs to detect #SARSCoV2 were collected by 530 outpatients before a health care w… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

1/ #Switzerland data on where #SARSCoV2 #COVID19 infections took place in last 2 weeks. <50% have known location, b… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

New @nature: The efficacy of the Oxford #SARSCoV2 vaccine in the infected non-human primate model… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Case characteristics, resource use, and outcomes of 10 021 patients with COVID-19 admitted to 920 German hospitals:… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Two injections of an mRNA-based #SARSCoV2 vaccine elicited high levels of NAb and Th1 CD4 T-cell responses in rhesu… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Our paper on the origins of #SARSCoV2 is out. Thx to @LemeyLab @arambaut @robertson_lab @ttylam2 @john_jxwtwitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Important finding of marked lung fibrosis (scarring) after severe #COVID19 in 8 patients thelancet.com/journals/lanin…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…