COVID-19

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General Information

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Salata C, Calistri A, Parolin C, et al. Coronaviruses: a paradigm of new emerging zoonotic diseases. Pathog Dis 2020 (published online Feb 17)

Shah A, Kashyap R, Tosh P, et al. Guide to understanding the 2019 novel coronavirus. Mayo Clin Proc 2020 (published online Feb 28)

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Swerdlow DL, Finelli L. Preparation for possible sustained transmission of 2019 novel coronavirus: lessons from previous epidemics. JAMA 2020 (published online Feb 11)

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Epidemiology

Arabi YM, Murthy S, Webb S. COVID-19: a novel coronavirus and a novel challenge for critical care. Intensive Care Med 2020 (published online Mar 3)

Backer JA, Klinkenberg D, Wallinga J. The incubation period of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infections among travellers from Wuhan, China, 20-28 January 2020. Euro Surveill 2020 Feb 6;25(5)

Bai Y, Yao L, Wei T, et al. Presumed asymptomatic carrier transmission of COVID-19. JAMA 2020 (published online Feb 21)

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Bernard Stoecklin S, Rolland P, Silue Y, et al. First cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in France: surveillance, investigations and control measures, January 2020. Euro Surveill 2020 Feb;25(6)

Cabrini L, Landoni G, Zangrillo A. Minimise nosocomial spread of 2019-nCoV when treating acute respiratory failure. (Letter) Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Cai J, Xu J, Lin D, et al. A case series of children with 2019 novel coronavirus infection: clinical and epidemiological features. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 28)

Chan JFW, Yuan S, Kok KH, et al. A familial cluster of pneumonia associated with the 2019 novel coronavirus indicating person-to-person transmission: a study of a family cluster. Lancet 2020 (published online Jan 24)

Chang D, Lin M, Wei L, et al. Epidemiologic and clinical characteristics of novel coronavirus infections involving 13 patients outside Wuhan, China. JAMA 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Chen H, Guo J, Wang C, et al. Clinical characteristics and intrauterine vertical transmission potential of COVID-19 infection in nine pregnant women: a retrospective review of medical records. Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Chen J. Pathogenicity and transmissibility of 2019-nCoV—a quick overview and comparison with other emerging viruses. Microbes Infect 2020 (published online Feb 4)

Chen N, Zhou M, Dong X, et al. Epidemiological and clinical characteristics of 99 cases of 2019 novel coronavirus pneumonia in Wuhan, China: a descriptive study. Lancet 2020 (published online Jan 30)

Chen ZM, Fu JF, Shu Q, et al. Diagnosis and treatment recommendations for pediatric respiratory infection caused by the 2019 novel coronavirus. World J Pediatr 2020 (published online Feb 5)

Cheng ZJ, Shan J. 2019 novel coronavirus: where we are and what we know. Infection 2020 (published online Feb 18)

COVID-19 National Incident Room Surveillance Team. COVID-19, Australia: epidemiology report 5 (reporting week ending 19:00 AEDT 29 February 2020). Commun Dis Intell (2018) 2020 Mar 4;44.

Cowling BJ, Leung GM. Epidemiological research priorities for public health control of the ongoing global novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak. Euro Surveill 2020 Feb 13;25(6)

Dey SK, Rahman MM, Siddiqi UR, et al. Analyzing the epidemiological outbreak of COVID-19: a visual exploratory data analysis (EDA) approach. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Mar 3)

Favre G, Pomar L, Musso D, et al. 2019-nCoV epidemic: what about pregnancies? Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 6)

Giovanetti M, Benvenuto D, Angeletti S, et al. The first two cases of 2019-nCoV in Italy: where they come from? J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 5)

Guan W, Ni Z, Hu Y, et al. Clinical characteristics of 2019 novel coronavirus infection in China. medRxiv 2020 (published online Feb 9)

Guan WJ, Ni ZY, Hu Y, et al. Clinical characteristics of coronavirus disease 2019 in China. N Engl J Med 2020 (published online Feb 28)

Guan W, Xian J. The progress of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) event in China. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Heymann DL, Shindo N. COVID-19: what is next for public health? Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Hoehl S, Berger A, Kortenbusch M, et al. Evidence of SARS-CoV-2 infection in returning travelers from Wuhan, China. N Engl J Med 2020 (published online Feb 18)

Holshue ML, DeBolt C, Lindquist S, et al. First case of 2019 novel coronavirus in the United States. N Engl J Med 2020 (published online Jan 31)

Huang C, Wang Y, Li X, et al. Clinical features of patients infected with 2019 novel coronavirus in Wuhan, China. Lancet 2020 (published online Jan 24)

Jernigan DB. Update: public health response to the coronavirus disease 2019 outbreak — United States, February 24, 2020. MMWR 2020;69 (published online Feb 25)

Jiang X, Rayner S, Luo MH. Does SARS-CoV-2 has a longer incubation period than SARS and MERS? J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Jin YH, Cai L, Cheng ZS, et al. A rapid advice guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infected pneumonia (standard version). Mil Med Res 2020;7:4 (published online Feb 6)

Kam KQ, Yung CF, Cui L, et al. A well infant with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) with high viral load. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 28)

Kampf G, Todt D, Pfaender S, et al. Persistence of coronaviruses on inanimate surfaces and its inactivation with biocidal agents. J Hosp Infect 2020 (published online Feb 6)

Ki M, Task Force for 2019-nCoV. Epidemiologic characteristics of early cases with 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) disease in Republic of Korea. Epidemiol Health 2020;e2020007 (published online Feb 9)

Kim JY, Choe PG, Oh Y, et al. The first case of 2019 novel coronavirus pneumonia imported into Korea from Wuhan, China: implication for infection prevention and control measures. J Korean Med Sci 2020 Feb 10;35(5):e61

Kobayashi T, Jung SM, Linton NM, et al. Communicating the risk of death from novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19). J Clin Med 2020 Feb 21;9(2)

Kui L, Fang YY, Deng Y, et al. Clinical characteristics of novel coronavirus cases in tertiary hospitals in Hubei province. Chin Med J 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Kwok KO, Wong V, Wei VWI, et al. Novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) cases in Hong Kong and implications for further spread. J Infect 2020 (published online Feb 21)

Lai THT, Tang EWH, Chau SKY, et al. Stepping up infection control measures in ophthalmology during the novel coronavirus outbreak: an experience from Hong Kong. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2020 (published online Mar 3)

Li X, Zai J, Wang X, et al. Potential of large “first generation” human-to-human transmission of 2019-nCoV. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Jan 30)

Lim J, Jeon S, Shin HY, et al. Case of the index patient who caused tertiary transmission of COVID-19 infection in Korea: the application of lopinavir/ritonavir for the treatment of COVID-19 infected pneumonia monitored by quantitative RT-PCR. J Korean Med Sci 2020 Feb 17;35(6):e79

Linton NM, Kobayashi T, Yang Y, et al. Incubation period and other epidemiological characteristics of 2019 novel coronavirus infections with right truncation: a statistical analysis of publicly available case data. J Clin Med 2020 Feb 17;9(2)

Lipsitch M, Swerdlow DL, Finelli L. Defining the epidemiology of Covid-19 - studies needed. N Engl J Med 2020 (published online Feb 19)

Liu J, Liao X, Qian S, et al. Community transmission of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2, Shenzhen, China, 2020. Emerging Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 3)

Liu Y, Eggo RM, Kucharski AJ. Secondary attack rate and superspreading events for SARS-CoV-2. Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 27)

Liu Y, Gayle AA, Wilder-Smith A, et al. The reproductive number of COVID-19 is higher compared to SARS coronavirus. J Travel Med 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Liu Y, Li J, Feng Y. Critical care response to a hospital outbreak of the 2019-nCoV infection in Shenzhen, China. Crit Care 2020 Feb 19;24(1):56

Liu YC, Liao CH, Chang CF, et al. A locally transmitted case of SARS-CoV-2 infection in Taiwan. N Engl J Med 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Lu C, Liu X, Jia Z. 2019-nCoV transmission through the ocular surface must not be ignored. Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 6)

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Nishiura H, Jung S, Linton NM, et al. The extent of transmission of novel coronavirus in Wuhan, China, 2020. J Clin Med 2020 Jan 24;9(2):330

Nishiura H, Kobayashi T, Yang Y, et al. The rate of underascertainment of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infection: estimation using Japanese passengers data on evacuation flights. J Clin Med 2020 Feb 4;9(2)

Nishiura H, Linton NM, Akhmetzhanov AR. Initial cluster of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infections in Wuhan, China is consistent with substantial human-to-human transmission. J Clin Med 2020 Feb 11;9(2)

Okada P, Buathong R, Phuygun S, et al. Early transmission patterns of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in travellers from Wuhan to Thailand, January 2020. Euro Surveill 2020 Feb;25(8)

Pan X, Chen D, Xia Y, et al. Asymptomatic cases in a family cluster with SARS-CoV-2 infection. Lancet Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 19)

Patel A, Jernigan DB. Initial public health response and interim clinical guidance for the 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak—United States, December 31, 2019–February 4, 2020. MMWR 2020 Feb 7;69(5):140-6

Peng X, Xu X, Li Y, et al. Transmission routes of 2019-nCoV and controls in dental practice. Int J Oral Sci 2020 Mar 3;12(1):9.

Phan LT, Nguyen TV, Luong QC, et al. Importation and human-to-human transmission of a novel coronavirus in Vietnam. N Engl J Med 2020 (published online Jan 28)

Pongpirul WA, Pongpirul K, Ratnarathon AC, et al. Journey of a Thai taxi driver and novel coronavirus. N Engl J Med 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Ren LL, Wang YM, Wu ZQ, et al. Identification of a novel coronavirus causing severe pneumonia in human: a descriptive study. Chin Med J 2020 (published online Feb 11)

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Rodriguez-Morales AJ, Gallego V, Escalera-Antezana JP, et al. COVID-19 in Latin America: the implications of the first confirmed case in Brazil. Travel Med Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 29)

Rothe C, Schunk M, Sothmann P, et al. Transmission of 2019-nCoV infection from an asymptomatic contact in Germany. N Engl J Med 2020 (published online Jan 30)

Ryu S, Chun BC, Korean Society of Epidemiology 2019-nCoV Task Force Team. An interim review of the epidemiological characteristics of 2019 novel coronavirus. Epidemiol Health 2020;42:e2020006 (published online Feb 6)

Salata C, Calistri A, Parolin C, et al. Coronaviruses: a paradigm of new emerging zoonotic diseases. Pathog Dis 2020 (published online Feb 17)

Shen K, Yang Y, Wang T, et al. Diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of 2019 novel coronavirus infection in children: experts’ consensus statement. World J Pediatr 2020 (published online Feb 7)

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Thompson RN. Pandemic potential of 2019-nCoV. Lancet Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Tong ZD, Tang A, Li KF, et al. Potential presymptomatic transmission of SARS-CoV-2, Zhejiang Province, China, 2020. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 May;26(5) (published online Feb 24)

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Wang CJ, Ng CY, Brook RH. Response to COVID-19 in Taiwan: big data analytics, new technology, and proactive testing. JAMA 2020 (published online Mar 3)

Wang D, Hu B, Hu C, et al. Clinical characteristics of 138 hospitalized patients with 2019 novel coronavirus–infected pneumonia in Wuhan, China. JAMA 2020 (published online Feb 7)

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Wang X, Zhou Z, Zhang J, et al. A case of 2019 novel coronavirus in a pregnant woman with preterm delivery. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 28)

Wu F, Zhao S, Yu B, et al. A new coronavirus associated with human respiratory disease in China. Nature 2020 (published online Feb 3)

Wu P, Hao X, Lau EHY, et al. Real-time tentative assessment of the epidemiological characteristics of novel coronavirus infections in Wuhan, China, as at 22 January 2020. Euro Surveill 2020 Jan;25(3)

Wu YC, Chen CS, Chan YJ. Overview of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV): the pathogen of severe specific contagious pneumonia (SSCP). J Chin Med Assoc 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Wu Z, McGoogan JM. Characteristics of and important lessons from the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak in China: summary of a report of 72 314 cases from the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention. JAMA 2020 (published online Feb 24)

Xu XW, Wu XX, Jiang XG, et al. Clinical findings in a group of patients infected with the 2019 novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) outside of Wuhan, China: retrospective case series. BMJ 2020 Feb 19;368:m606

Xu Z, Shi L, Wang Y, et al. Pathological findings of COVID-19 associated with acute respiratory distress syndrome. Lancet Respir Med 2020 (published online Feb 18)

Yang Y, Lu Q, Liu M, et al. Epidemiological and clinical features of the 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak in China. medRxiv 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Yang X, Yu Y, Xu J, et al. Clinical course and outcomes of critically ill patients with SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia in Wuhan, China: a single-centered, retrospective, observational study. Lancet Respir Med 2020 (published online Feb 24)

Young BE, Ong SWX, Kalimuddin S, et al. Epidemiologic features and clinical course of patients infected with SARS-CoV-2 in Singapore. JAMA 2020 (published online Mar 3)

Yu P, Zhu J, Zhang Z, et al. A familial cluster of infection associated with the 2019 novel coronavirus indicating potential person-to-person transmission during the incubation period. J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 18)

Zhang JJ, Dong X, Cao YY, et al. Clinical characteristics of 140 patients infected with SARS-CoV-2 in Wuhan, China. Allergy 2020 (published online Feb 19)

Zhang S, Diao M, Yu W, et al. Estimation of the reproductive number of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and the probable outbreak size on the Diamond Princess cruise ship: a data-driven analysis. Int J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 22)

Zhang W, Du RH, Li B, et al. Molecular and serological investigation of 2019-ncov infected patients: implication of multiple shedding routes. Emerg Microbes Infect 2020 Dec;9(1):386–9 (published online Feb 17)

Zhang Y, Chen C, Zhu S, et al. Isolation of 2019-nCoV from a stool specimen of a laboratory-confirmed case of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). CCDCW 2020 (published online Feb 15)

Zhang Z, Li X, Zhang W, et al. Clinical features and treatment of 2019-nCoV pneumonia patients in Wuhan: report of a couple cases. Virol Sin 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Zhao S, Lin Q, Ran J, et al. Preliminary estimation of the basic reproduction number of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in China, from 2019 to 2020: a data-driven analysis in the early phase of the outbreak. Int J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 30)

Zhao S, Musa SS, Lin Q, et al. Estimating the unreported number of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) cases in China in the first half of January 2020: a data-driven modelling analysis of the early outbreak. J Clin Med 2020 Feb 1;9(2)

Zhou T, Liu Q, Yang Z, et al. Preliminary prediction of the basic reproduction number of the Wuhan novel coronavirus 2019-nCoV. J Evid Based Med 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Zhu N, Zhang D, Wang W, et al. A novel coronavirus from patients with pneumonia in China, 2019. N Engl J Med 2020 (published online Jan 24)

Case Definitions

Bordi L, Nicastri E, Scorzolini L, et al. Differential diagnosis of illness in patients under investigation for the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), Italy, February 2020. Euro Surveill 2020 Feb;25(8)

Chen ZM, Fu JF, Shu Q, et al. Diagnosis and treatment recommendations for pediatric respiratory infection caused by the 2019 novel coronavirus. World J Pediatr 2020 (published online Feb 5)

Cheng ZJ, Shan J. 2019 novel coronavirus: where we are and what we know. Infection 2020 (published online Feb 18)

Fauci AS, Lane HC, Redfield RR. Covid-19 — navigating the uncharted. N Engl J Med 2020 (published online Feb 28)

Guan W, Xian J. The progress of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) event in China. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Heymann DL, Shindo N. COVID-19: what is next for public health? Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Holshue ML, DeBolt C, Lindquist S, et al. First case of 2019 novel coronavirus in the United States. N Engl J Med 2020 (published online Jan 31)

Jin YH, Cai L, Cheng ZS, et al. A rapid advice guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infected pneumonia (standard version). Mil Med Res 2020;7:4 (published online Feb 6)

Reusken CBEM, Broberg EK, Haagmans B, et al. Laboratory readiness and response for novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in expert laboratories in 30 EU/EEA countries, January 2020. Euro Surveill 2020;25(6)

Shen K, Yang Y, Wang T, et al. Diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of 2019 novel coronavirus infection in children: experts’ consensus statement. World J Pediatr 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Wu JT, Leung K, Leung GM. Nowcasting and forecasting the potential domestic and international spread of the 2019-nCoV outbreak originating in Wuhan, China: a modelling study. Lancet 2020 (published online Jan 31)

Wu YC, Chen CS, Chan YJ. Overview of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV): the pathogen of severe specific contagious pneumonia (SSCP). J Chin Med Assoc 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Xie J, Tong Z, Guan X, et al. Critical care crisis and some recommendations during the COVID-19 epidemic in china. Intensive Care Med 2020 (published online Mar 2)

Zhang W. Imaging changes of severe COVID-19 pneumonia in advanced stage. Intensive Care Med 2020 (published online Mar 2)

Zhao W, Zhong Z, Xie X, et al. Relation between chest CT findings and clinical conditions of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pneumonia: a multicenter study. AJR Am J Roentgenol 2020 (published online Mar 3)

Risk

Bajema KL. Persons evaluated for 2019 novel coronavirus—United States, January 2020. MMWR 2020;69 (published online Feb 7)

Biscayart C, Angeleri P, Lloveras S, et al. The next big threat to global health? 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV): what advice can we give to travellers? Interim recommendations January 2020, from the Latin-American society for travel medicine (SLAMVI). Travel Med Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 30)

Chen H, Guo J, Wang C, et al. Clinical characteristics and intrauterine vertical transmission potential of COVID-19 infection in nine pregnant women: a retrospective review of medical records. Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Du Z, Wang L, Cauchemez S, et al. Risk for transportation of 2019 novel coronavirus disease from Wuhan to other cities in China. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 May;26(5) (published online Feb 13)

Eurosurveillance editorial team. Updated rapid risk assessment from ECDC on the outbreak of COVID-19: increased transmission globally. Eurosurveillance 2020 Mar 5;25(9):2003051

Favre G, Pomar L, Musso D, et al. 2019-nCoV epidemic: what about pregnancies? Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 6)

Jung SM, Akhmetzhanov AR, Hayashi K, et al. Real-time estimation of the risk of death from novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infection: inference using exported cases. J Clin Med 2020 Feb 14;9(2)

Kampf G, Todt D, Pfaender S, et al. Persistence of coronaviruses on inanimate surfaces and its inactivation with biocidal agents. J Hosp Infect 2020 (published online Feb 6)

Koh D. Occupational risks for COVID-19. Occup Med (Lond) 2020 (published online Feb 28)

Li HY, Zhu GJ, Zhang YZ, et al. A qualitative study of zoonotic risk factors among rural communities in southern China. Int Health 2020 Feb 10;12(2):77–85

Liang W, Guan W, Chen R, et al. Cancer patients in SARS-CoV-2 infection: a nationwide analysis in China. Lancet Oncol 2020;21(3):335–7 (published online Feb 14)

Lu C, Liu X, Jia Z. 2019-nCoV transmission through the ocular surface must not be ignored. Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 6)

Pullano G, Pinotti F, Valdano E, et al. Novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) early-stage importation risk to Europe, January 2020. Euro Surveill 2020 Jan;25(4)

Rahman Qureshi UU, Saleem S, Khan A, et al. Outbreak of novel corona virus (2019-nCoV); implications for travelers to Pakistan? Travel Med Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 4)

Ruan Q, Yang K, Wang W, et al. Clinical predictors of mortality due to COVID-19 based on an analysis of data of 150 patients from Wuhan, China. Intensive Care Med 2020 (published online Mar 3)

Schwartz DA, Graham AL. Potential maternal and infant outcomes from (Wuhan) coronavirus 2019-nCoV infecting pregnant women: lessons from SARS, MERS, and other human coronavirus infections. Viruses 2020 Feb 10;12(2)

Tang B, Bragazzi NL, Li Q, et al. An updated estimation of the risk of transmission of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). Infect Dis Model 2020 Feb 11;5:248–55

Tang B, Wang X, Li Q, et al. Estimation of the transmission risk of the 2019-nCoV and its implication for public health interventions. J Clin Med 2020 Feb 7;9(2)

Wang C, Horby PW, Hayden FG, et al. A novel coronavirus outbreak of global health concern. Lancet 2020 (published online Jan 24)

Wassenaar TM, Zou Y. 2019_nCoV: rapid classification of betacoronaviruses and identification of traditional Chinese medicine as potential origin of zoonotic coronaviruses. Lett Appl Microbiol 2020 (published online Feb 14)

Wax RS, Christian MD. Practical recommendations for critical care and anesthesiology teams caring for novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) patients. Can J Anaesth 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Wu JT, Leung K, Leung GM. Nowcasting and forecasting the potential domestic and international spread of the 2019-nCoV outbreak originating in Wuhan, China: a modelling study. Lancet 2020 (published online Jan 31)

Zhao S, Lin Q, Ran J, et al. Preliminary estimation of the basic reproduction number of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in China, from 2019 to 2020: a data-driven analysis in the early phase of the outbreak. Int J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 30)

Outbreak Dynamics

Arabi YM, Murthy S, Webb S. COVID-19: a novel coronavirus and a novel challenge for critical care. Intensive Care Med 2020 (published online Mar 3)

Chen S, Yang J, Yang W, et al. COVID-19 control in China during mass population movements at New Year. Lancet 2020

Cheng ZJ, Shan J. 2019 novel coronavirus: where we are and what we know. Infection 2020 (published online Feb 18)

Ebrahim SH, Memish ZA. Saudi Arabia’s measures to curb the COVID-19 outbreak: temporary suspension of the Umrah pilgrimage. J Travel Med 2020 (published online Feb 28)

Gilbert M, Pullano G, Pinotti F, et al. Preparedness and vulnerability of African countries against importations of COVID-19: a modelling study. Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 20)

Guan W, Xian J. The progress of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) event in China. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Guarner J. Three emerging coronaviruses in two decades. Am J Clin Pathol 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Heymann DL, Shindo N. COVID-19: what is next for public health? Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Ji Y, Ma Z, Peppelenbosch MP, et al. Potential association between COVID-19 mortality and health-care resource availability. Lancet Glob Health 2020 (published online Feb 25)

Johnson HC, Gossner CM, Colzani E, et al. Potential scenarios for the progression of a COVID-19 epidemic in the European Union and the European economic area, March 2020. Eurosurveillance 2020 Mar 5;25(9):2000202

Li Q, Guan X, Wu P, et al. Early transmission dynamics in Wuhan, China, of novel coronavirus-infected pneumonia. N Engl J Med 2020 (published online Jan 29)

Li X, Wang W, Zhao X, et al. Transmission dynamics and evolutionary history of 2019-nCoV. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 6)

Li X, Zai J, Wang X, et al. Potential of large “first generation” human-to-human transmission of 2019-nCoV. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Jan 30)

Liu Y, Gayle AA, Wilder-Smith A, et al. The reproductive number of COVID-19 is higher compared to SARS coronavirus. J Travel Med 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Nishiura H, Linton NM, Akhmetzhanov AR. Initial cluster of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infections in Wuhan, China is consistent with substantial human-to-human transmission. J Clin Med 2020 Feb 11;9(2)

Nkengasong JN, Mankoula W. Looming threat of COVID-19 infection in Africa: act collectively, and fast. Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 27)

Peeri NC, Shrestha N, Rahman MS, et al. The SARS, MERS and novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemics, the newest and biggest global health threats: what lessons have we learned? Int J Epidemiol 2020 (published online Feb 22)

Rodriguez-Morales AJ, Gallego V, Escalera-Antezana JP, et al. COVID-19 in Latin America: the implications of the first confirmed case in Brazil. Travel Med Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 29)

Spiteri G, Fielding J, Diercke M, et al. First cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the WHO European region, 24 January to 21 February 2020. Eurosurveillance 2020 Mar 5;25(9):2000178

Swerdlow DL, Finelli L. Preparation for possible sustained transmission of 2019 novel coronavirus: lessons from previous epidemics. JAMA 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Thompson R. Pandemic potential of 2019-nCoV. Lancet Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Velavan TP, Meyer CG. The Covid-19 epidemic. Trop Med Int Health 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Wang LF, Anderson DE, Mackenzie JS, et al. From Hendra to Wuhan: what has been learned in responding to emerging zoonotic viruses. Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Wang W, Tang J, Wei F. Updated understanding of the outbreak of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in Wuhan, China. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Jan 29)

Wilder-Smith A, Freedman DO. Isolation, quarantine, social distancing and community containment: pivotal role for old-style public health measures in the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak. J Travel Med 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Wu JT, Leung K, Leung GM. Nowcasting and forecasting the potential domestic and international spread of the 2019-nCoV outbreak originating in Wuhan, China: a modelling study. Lancet 2020 (published online Jan 31)

Wu YC, Chen CS, Chan YJ. Overview of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV): the pathogen of severe specific contagious pneumonia (SSCP). J Chin Med Assoc 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Zhang H. Early lessons from the frontline of the 2019-nCoV outbreak. Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Zhang W, Du RH, Li B, et al. Molecular and serological investigation of 2019-ncov infected patients: implication of multiple shedding routes. Emerg Microbes Infect 2020 Dec;9(1):386–9 (published online Feb 17)

Zhao S, Lin Q, Ran J, et al. Preliminary estimation of the basic reproduction number of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in China, from 2019 to 2020: a data-driven analysis in the early phase of the outbreak. Int J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 30)

Zhou P, Yang XL, Wang XG, et al. A pneumonia outbreak associated with a new coronavirus of probable bat origin. Nature 2020 (published online Feb 3)

Zhou T, Liu Q, Yang Z, et al. Preliminary prediction of the basic reproduction number of the Wuhan novel coronavirus 2019-nCoV. J Evid Based Med 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Diagnostics / Serology

Ai T, Yang Z, Hou H, et al. Correlation of chest CT and RT-PCR testing in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in China: a report of 1014 cases. Radiology 2020 (published online Feb 26)

Bernheim A, Mei X, Huang M, et al. Chest CT findings in coronavirus disease-19 (COVID-19): relationship to duration of infection. Radiology 2020 (published online Feb 20)

Binnicker MJ. Emergence of a novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and the importance of diagnostic testing: why partnership between clinical laboratories, public health agencies, and industry is essential to control the outbreak. Clin Chem 2020 (published online Feb 20)

Bordi L, Nicastri E, Scorzolini L, et al. Differential diagnosis of illness in patients under investigation for the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), Italy, February 2020. Euro Surveill 2020 Feb;25(8)

Chen L, Liu W, Zhang Q, et al. RNA based mNGS approach identifies a novel human coronavirus from two individual pneumonia cases in 2019 Wuhan outbreak. Emerg Microbes Infect 2020;9(1):313–9 (published online Feb 5)

Chen W, Lan Y, Yuan X, et al. Detectable 2019-nCoV viral RNA in blood is a strong indicator for the further clinical severity. Emerg Microbes Infect 2020 Dec;9(1):469–73 (published online Feb 26)

Chen ZM, Fu JF, Shu Q, et al. Diagnosis and treatment recommendations for pediatric respiratory infection caused by the 2019 novel coronavirus. World J Pediatr 2020 (published online Feb 5)

Chu DKW, Pan Y, Cheng SMS, et al. Molecular diagnosis of a novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) causing an outbreak of pneumonia. Clin Chem 2020 (published online Jan 31)

Chung M, Bernheim A, Mei X, et al. CT imaging features of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). Radiology 2020 (published online Feb 4)

Corman VM, Landt O, Kaiser M, et al. Detection of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) by real-time RT-PCR. Euro Surveill 2020 Jan;25(3)

Dennis Lo YM, Chiu RWK. Racing towards the development of diagnostics for a novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). Clin Chem 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Duan Y, Qin J. Pre- and posttreatment chest CT findings: 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) pneumonia. Radiology 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Fang Y, Zhang H, Xie J, et al. Sensitivity of chest CT for COVID-19: comparison to RT-PCR. Radiology 2020 (published online Feb 19)

Fang Y, Zhang H, Xu Y, et al. CT manifestations of two cases of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) pneumonia. Radiology 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Fang X, Zhao M, Li S, et al. Changes of CT findings in a 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) pneumonia patient. QJM 2020 (published online Feb 19)

Gostic K, Gomez ACR, Mummah RO, et al. Estimated effectiveness of symptom and risk screening to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Elife 2020 (published online Feb 24)

Han W, Quan B, Guo Y, et al. The course of clinical diagnosis and treatment of a case infected with coronavirus disease 2019. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 19)

Hao W. Clinical features of atypical 2019 novel coronavirus pneumonia with an initially negative RT-PCR assay. J Infect 2020 (published online Feb 21)

Hosseiny M, Kooraki S, Gholamrezanezhad A, et al. Radiology perspective of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): lessons from severe acute respiratory syndrome and middle east respiratory syndrome. AMR Am J Roentgenol 2020 (published online Feb 28)

Jin YH, Cai L, Cheng ZS, et al. A rapid advice guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infected pneumonia (standard version). Mil Med Res 2020;7:4 (published online Feb 6)

Kanne JP. Chest CT findings in 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infections from Wuhan, China: key points for the radiologist. Radiology 2020 (published online Feb 4)

Kanne JP, Little BP, Chung JH, et al. Essentials for radiologists on COVID-19: an update—radiology scientific expert panel. Radiology 2020 (published online Feb 27)

Kim H. Outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID-19): what is the role of radiologists? Eur Radiol 2020 (published online Feb 18)

Kim JY, Ko JH, Kim Y, et al. Viral load kinetics of SARS-CoV-2 infection in first two patients in Korea. J Korean Med Sci 2020 Feb 24;35(7):e86

Konrad R, Eberle U, Dangel A, et al. Rapid establishment of laboratory diagnostics for the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 in Bavaria, Germany, February 2020. Eurosurveillance 2020 Mar 5;25(9):2000173.

Lan L, Xu D, Ye G, et al. Positive RT-PCR test results in patients recovered from COVID-19. JAMA 2020 (published online Feb 27)

Lee EYP, Ng MY, Khong PL. COVID-19 pneumonia: what has CT taught us? Lancet Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 24)

Lei J, Li J, Li X, et al. CT imaging of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) pneumonia. Radiology 2020 (published online Jan 31)

Li K, Wu J, Wu F, et al. The clinical and chest CT features associated with severe and critical COVID-19 pneumonia. Invest Radiol 2020 (published online Feb 29)

Lin C, Ding Y, Xie B, et al. Asymptomatic novel coronavirus pneumonia patient outside Wuhan: the value of CT images in the course of the disease. Clin Imaging 2020 Jul;63:7–9 (published online Feb 22)

Lin X, Gong Z, Xiao Z, et al. Novel coronavirus pneumonia outbreak in 2019: computed tomographic findings in two cases. Korean J Radiol 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Ling Y, Xu SB, Lin YX, et al. Persistence and clearance of viral RNA in 2019 novel coronavirus disease rehabilitation patients. Chin Med J 2020 (published online Feb 28)

Liu P, Tan XZ. 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) pneumonia. Radiology 2020 (published online Feb 4)

Liu Y, Yang Y, Zhang C, et al. Clinical and biochemical indexes from 2019-nCoV infected patients linked to viral loads and lung injury. Sci China Life Sci 2020 (published online Feb 9)

Nishiura H, Kobayashi T, Yang Y, et al. The rate of underascertainment of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infection: estimation using Japanese passengers data on evacuation flights. J Clin Med 2020 Feb 4;9(2)

Pan F, Ye T, Sun P, et al. Time course of lung changes on chest CT during recovery from 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pneumonia. Radiology 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Pan Y, Guan H. Imaging changes in patients with 2019-nCoV. Eur Radiol 2020 (published online Feb 6)

Pan Y, Guan H, Zhou S, et al. Initial CT findings and temporal changes in patients with the novel coronavirus pneumonia (2019-nCoV): a study of 63 patients in Wuhan, China. Eur Radiol 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Pan Y, Zhang D, Yang P, et al. Viral load of SARS-CoV-2 in clinical samples. Lancet Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 24)

Pang J, Wang MX, Ang IYH, et al. Potential rapid diagnostics, vaccine and therapeutics for 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV): a systematic review. J Clin Med 2020 Feb 26;9(3)

Park WB, Kwon NJ, Choi SJ, et al. Virus isolation from the first patient with SARS-CoV-2 in Korea. J Korean Med Sci 2020 Feb 24;35(7):e84

Pfefferle S, Reucher S, Norz D, et al. Evaluation of a quantitative RT-PCR assay for the detection of the emerging coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 using a high throughput system. Eurosurveillance 2020 Mar 5;25(9):2000152

Phan T. Novel coronavirus: from discovery to clinical diagnostics. Infect Genet Evol 2020;79:104211 (published online Jan 30)

Qin C, Liu F, Yen TC, et al. 18F-FDG PET/CT findings of COVID-19: a series of four highly suspected cases. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 2020 (published online Feb 22)

Quilty BJ, Clifford S, nCoV working group, et al. Effectiveness of airport screening at detecting travellers infected with novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). Euro Surveill 2020;25(5) (published online Feb 6)

Reusken CBEM, Broberg EK, Haagmans B, et al. Laboratory readiness and response for novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in expert laboratories in 30 EU/EEA countries, January 2020. Euro Surveill 2020;25(6)

Sabino-Silva R, Jardim ACG, Siqueira WL. Coronavirus COVID-19 impacts to dentistry and potential salivary diagnosis. Clin Oral Invest 2020 (published online Feb 20)

Shen K, Yang Y, Wang T, et al. Diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of 2019 novel coronavirus infection in children: experts’ consensus statement. World J Pediatr 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Shi H, Han X, Jiang N, et al. Radiological findings from 81 patients with COVID-19 pneumonia in Wuhan, China: a descriptive study. Lancet Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 24)

Shi H, Han X, Zheng C. Evolution of CT manifestations in a patient recovered from 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) pneumonia in Wuhan, China. Radiology 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Shirato K, Nao N, Katano H, et al. Development of genetic diagnostic methods for novel coronavirus 2019 (nCoV-2019) in Japan. Jpn J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 18)

Song F, Shi N, Shan F, et al. Emerging coronavirus 2019-nCoV pneumonia. Radiology 2020 (published online Feb 6)

Tay JY, Lim PL, Marimuthu K, et al. De-isolating COVID-19 suspect cases: a continuing challenge. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 26)

To KKW, Tsang OTY, Yip CCY, et al. Consistent detection of 2019 novel coronavirus in saliva. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Wang Y, Kang H, Liu X, et al. Combination of RT-qPCR testing and clinical features for diagnosis of COVID-19 facilitates management of SARS-CoV-2 outbreak. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 25)

Winichakoon P, Chaiwarith R, Liwsrisakun C, et al. Negative nasopharyngeal and oropharyngeal swab does not rule out COVID-19. J Clin Microbiol 2020 (published online Feb 26)

Wu J, Wu X, Zeng W, et al. Chest CT findings in patients with corona virus disease 2019 and its relationship with clinical features. Invest Radiol 2020 (published online Feb 21)

Wu YC, Chen CS, Chan YJ. Overview of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV): the pathogen of severe specific contagious pneumonia (SSCP). J Chin Med Assoc 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Xia J, Tong J, Liu M, et al. Evaluation of coronavirus in tears and conjunctival secretions of patients with SARS-CoV-2 infection. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 26)

Xiao SY, Wu Y, Liu H. Evolving status of the 2019 novel coronavirus infection: proposal of conventional serologic assays for disease diagnosis and infection monitoring. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Xie C, Jiang L, Huang G, et al. Comparison of different samples for 2019 novel coronavirus detection by nucleic acid amplification tests. Int J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 27)

Xie X, Zhong Z, Zhao W, et al. Chest CT for typical 2019-nCoV pneumonia: relationship to negative RT-PCR testing. Radiology 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Xu X, Yu C, Qu J, et al. Imaging and clinical features of patients with 2019 novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 2020 (published online Feb 28)

Yu F, Du L, Ojcius DM, et al. Measures for diagnosing and treating infections by a novel coronavirus responsible for a pneumonia outbreak originating in Wuhan, China. Microbes Infect 2020 (published online Feb 1)

Xu YH, Dong JH, An WM, et al. Clinical and computed tomographic imaging features of novel coronavirus pneumonia caused by SARS-CoV-2. J Infect 2020 (published online Feb 25)

Zhang J, Wang S, Xue Y. Fecal specimen diagnosis 2019 novel coronavirus-infected pneumonia. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Mar 3)

Zhang N, Wang L, Deng X, et al. Recent advances in the detection of respiratory virus infection in humans. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Jan 15) 

Zhang Y, Chen C, Zhu S, et al. Isolation of 2019-nCoV from a stool specimen of a laboratory-confirmed case of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). CCDCW 2020 (published online Feb 15)

Zhao W, Zhong Z, Xie X, et al. Relation between chest CT findings and clinical conditions of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pneumonia: a multicenter study. AJR Am J Roentgenol 2020 (published online Mar 3)

Zhou P, Yang XL, Wang XG, et al. A pneumonia outbreak associated with a new coronavirus of probable bat origin. Nature 2020 (published online Feb 3)

Zhu N, Zhang D, Wang W, et al. A novel coronavirus from patients with pneumonia in China, 2019. N Engl J Med 2020 (published online Jan 24)

Genetic Characteristics

Angeletti S, Benvenuto D, Bianchi M, et al. COVID-2019: the role of the nsp2 and nsp3 in its pathogenesis. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 21)

Benvenuto D, Giovanetti M, Ciccozzi A, et al. The 2019-new coronavirus epidemic: evidence for virus evolution. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Jan 29)

Benvenuto D, Giovanetti M, Salemi M, et al. The global spread of 2019-nCoV: a molecular evolutionary analysis. Pathog Glob Health 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Ceraolo C, Giorgi FM. Genomic variance of the 2019-nCoV coronavirus. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 6)

Chan JFW, Kok KH, Zhu Z, et al. Genomic characterization of the 2019 novel human-pathogenic coronavirus isolated from a patient with atypical pneumonia after visiting Wuhan. Emerg Microbes Infect 2020;9(1):221–36 (published online Jan 28)

Chen L, Liu W, Zhang Q, et al. RNA based mNGS approach identifies a novel human coronavirus from two individual pneumonia cases in 2019 Wuhan outbreak. Emerg Microbes Infect 2020;9(1):313-9 (published online Feb 5)

Chen Y, Liu Q, Guo D. Emerging coronaviruses: genome structure, replication, and pathogenesis. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Jan 22)

Coronaviridae Study Group of the International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses. The species severe acute respiratory syndrome-related coronavirus: classifying 2019-nCoV and naming it SARS-CoV-2. Nat Microbiol 2020 (published online Mar 2)

Coutard B, Valle C, de Lamballerie X, et al. The spike glycoprotein of the new coronavirus 2019-nCoV contains a furin-like cleavage site absent in CoV of the same clade. Antiviral Res 2020;176 (published online Feb 10)

Guan W, Xian J. The progress of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) event in China. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Ji W, Wang W, Zhao X, et al. Homologous recombination within the spike glycoprotein of the newly identified coronavirus may boost cross-species transmission from snake to human. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Jan 22)

Letko M, Marzi A, Munster V. Functional assessment of cell entry and receptor usage for SARS-CoV-2 and other lineage B betacoronaviruses. Nat Microbiol 2020 (published online Feb 24)

Li R, Qiao S, Zhang G. Analysis of angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 (ACE2) from different species sheds some light on cross-species receptor usage of a novel coronavirus 2019-nCoV. J Infect 2020 (published online Feb 21)

Li X, Wang W, Zhao X, et al. Transmission dynamics and evolutionary history of 2019-nCoV. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 6)

Lu R, Zhao X, Li J, et al. Genomic characterisation and epidemiology of 2019 novel coronavirus: implications for virus origins and receptor binding. Lancet 2020 (published online Jan 30)

Malik YS, Sircar S, Bhat S, et al. Emerging novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV)—current scenario, evolutionary perspective based on genome analysis and recent developments. Vet Q 2020 (published online Feb 8)

Paraskevis D, Kostaki EG, Magiorkinis G, et al. Full-genome evolutionary analysis of the novel corona virus (2019-nCoV) rejects the hypothesis of emergence as a result of a recent recombination event. Infect Genet Evol 2020;79:104212 (published online Jan 29)

Phan T. Genetic diversity and evolution of SARS-CoV-2. Infect Genet Evol 2020 (published online Feb 21)

Phan T. Novel coronavirus: from discovery to clinical diagnostics. Infect Genet Evol 2020;79:104211 (published online Jan 30)

Prompetchara E, Ketloy C, Palaga T. Immune responses in COVID-19 and potential vaccines: lessons learned from SARS and MERS epidemic. Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 2020 (published online Feb 27)

Salata C, Calistri A, Parolin C, et al. Coronaviruses: a paradigm of new emerging zoonotic diseases. Pathog Dis 2020 (published online Feb 17)

Wan Y, Shang J, Graham R, et al. Receptor recognition by novel coronavirus from Wuhan: an analysis based on decade-long structural studies of SARS. J Virol 2020 (published online Jan 29)

Wassenaar TM, Zou Y. 2019_nCoV: rapid classification of betacoronaviruses and identification of traditional Chinese medicine as potential origin of zoonotic coronaviruses. Lett Appl Microbiol 2020 (published online Feb 14)

Wu A, Peng Y, Huang B, et al. Genome composition and divergence of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) originating in China. Cell Host Microbe 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Wu F, Zhao S, Yu B, et al. A new coronavirus associated with human respiratory disease in China. Nature 2020 (published online Feb 3)

Xiao C, Li X, Liu S, et al. HIV-1 did not contribute to the 2019-nCoV genome. Emerg Microbes Infect 2020;9(1):378–81 (published online Feb 14)

Zhou P, Yang XL, Wang XG, et al. A pneumonia outbreak associated with a new coronavirus of probable bat origin. Nature 2020 (published online Feb 3)

Antivirals / Therapeutics

Arabi YM, Fowler R, Hayden FG. Critical care management of adults with community-acquired severe respiratory viral infection. Intensive Care Med 2020 (published online Feb 10)

Cabrini L, Landoni G, Zangrillo A. Minimise nosocomial spread of 2019-nCoV when treating acute respiratory failure. (Letter) Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Chen L, Xiong J, Bao L, et al. Convalescent plasma as a potential therapy for COVID-19. Lancet Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 27)

Chen Y, Guo Y, Pan Y, et al. Structure analysis of the receptor binding of 2019-nCoV. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2020 (published online Feb 17)

Chen ZM, Fu JF, Shu Q, et al. Diagnosis and treatment recommendations for pediatric respiratory infection caused by the 2019 novel coronavirus. World J Pediatr 2020 (published online Feb 5)

Coutard B, Valle C, de Lamballerie X, et al. The spike glycoprotein of the new coronavirus 2019-nCoV contains a furin-like cleavage site absent in CoV of the same clade. Antiviral Res 2020;176 (published online Feb 10)

de Wit E, Feldmann F, Cronin J, et al. Prophylactic and therapeutic remdesivir (GS-5734) treatment in the rhesus macaque model of MERS-CoV infection. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Elfiky AA. Anti-HCV, nucleotide inhibitors, repurposing against COVID-19. Life Sci 2020 (published online Feb 28)

Gao J, Tian Z, Yang X. Breakthrough: chloroquine phosphate has shown apparent efficacy in treatment of COVID-19 associated pneumonia in clinical studies. Biosci Trends 2020 (published online Feb 19)

Han W, Quan B, Guo Y, et al. The course of clinical diagnosis and treatment of a case infected with coronavirus disease 2019. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 19)

Jiang S, Shi ZL. The first disease X is caused by a highly transmissible acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus. Virol Sin 2020 (published online Feb 14)

Jin YH, Cai L, Cheng ZS, et al. A rapid advice guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infected pneumonia (standard version). Mil Med Res 2020;7:4 (published online Feb 6)

Li G, Clercq ED. Therapeutic options for the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). Nat Rev Drug Discov 2020 (published online Feb 10)

Li G, Fan Y, Lai Y, et al. Coronavirus infections and immune responses. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Jan 25)

Li Z, Yi Y, Luo X, et al. Development and clinical application of a rapid IgM-IgG combined antibody test for SARS-CoV-2 infection diagnosis. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 27)

Lim J, Jeon S, Shin HY, et al. Case of the index patient who caused tertiary transmission of COVID-19 infection in Korea: the application of lopinavir/ritonavir for the treatment of COVID-19 infected pneumonia monitored by quantitative RT-PCR. J Korean Med Sci 2020 Feb 17;35(6):e79

Ling C-Q. Traditional Chinese medicine is a resource for drug discovery against 2019 novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2). J Integr Med 2020 (published online Feb 19)

Liu J, Zheng X, Tong Q, et al. Overlapping and discrete aspects of the pathology and pathogenesis of the emerging human pathogenic coronaviruses SARS-CoV, MERS-CoV, and 2019-nCoV. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Liu W, Morse JS, Lalonde T, et al. Learning from the past: possible urgent prevention and treatment options for severe acute respiratory infections caused by 2019-nCoV. Chembiochem 2020 (published online Feb 5)

Liu Y, Yang Y, Zhang C, et al. Clinical and biochemical indexes from 2019-nCoV infected patients linked to viral loads and lung injury. Sci China Life Sci 2020 (published online Feb 9)

Lu H. Drug treatment options for the 2019-new coronavirus (2019-nCoV). Biosci Trends 2020 (published online Jan 28)

Malik YS, Sircar S, Bhat S, et al. Emerging novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV)—current scenario, evolutionary perspective based on genome analysis and recent developments. Vet Q 2020 (published online Feb 8)

Nguyen TM, Zhang Y, Pandolfi PP. Virus against virus: a potential treatment for 2019-nCoV (SARS-CoV-2) and other RNA viruses. Cell Res 2020 (published online Feb 18)

Pang J, Wang MX, Ang IYH, et al. Potential rapid diagnostics, vaccine and therapeutics for 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV): a systematic review. J Clin Med 2020 Feb 26;9(3)

Richardson P, Griffin I, Tucker C, et al. Baricitinib as potential treatment for 2019-nCoV acute respiratory disease. Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 4)

Russell CD, Millar JE, Baillie JK. Clinical evidence does not support corticosteroid treatment for 2019-nCoV lung injury. Lancet 2020 Feb 15;395(10223):473-5 (published online Feb 7)

Salata C, Calistri A, Parolin C, et al. Coronaviruses: a paradigm of new emerging zoonotic diseases. Pathog Dis 2020 (published online Feb 17)

Shang L, Zhao J, Hu Y, et al. On the use of corticosteroids for 2019-nCoV pneumonia. Lancet 2020 Feb 29;395(10225):683–4

Shen K, Yang Y, Wang T, et al. Diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of 2019 novel coronavirus infection in children: experts’ consensus statement. World J Pediatr 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Stebbing J, Phelan A, Griffin I, et al. COVID-19: combining antiviral and anti-inflammatory treatments. Lancet Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 27)

Tian X, Li C, Huang A, et al. Potent binding of 2019 novel coronavirus spike protein by a SARS coronavirus-specific human monoclonal antibody. Emerg Microbes Infect 2020 Dec;9(1):382–5 (published online Feb 17)

Wang M, Cao R, Zhang L, et al. Remdesivir and chloroquine effectively inhibit the recently emerged novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in vitro. Cell Res 2020 (published online Feb 4)

Wang Z, Chen X, Lu Y, et al. Clinical characteristics and therapeutic procedure for four cases with 2019 novel coronavirus pneumonia receiving combined Chinese and Western medicine treatment. Biosci Trends 2020 (published online Feb 9)

Wrapp D, Wang N, Corbett KS, et al. Cryo-EM structure of the 2019-nCoV spike in the prefusion conformation. Science 2020 (published online Feb 19)

Wu Y. Compensation of ACE2 function for possible clinical management of 2019-nCoV-induced acute lung injury. Virol Sin 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Wu YC, Chen CS, Chan YJ. Overview of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV): the pathogen of severe specific contagious pneumonia (SSCP). J Chin Med Assoc 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Xia S, Zhu Y, Liu M, et al. Fusion mechanism of 2019-nCoV and fusion inhibitors targeting HR1 domain in spike protein. Cell Mol Immunol 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Xu J, Shi P-Y, Li H, et al. Broad spectrum antiviral agent niclosamide and its therapeutic potential. ACS Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 3)

Yao TT, Qian JD, Zhu WY, et al. A systematic review of lopinavir therapy for SARS coronavirus and MERS coronavirus-a possible reference for coronavirus disease-19 treatment option. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 27)

Yu F, Du L, Ojcius DM, et al. Measures for diagnosing and treating infections by a novel coronavirus responsible for a pneumonia outbreak originating in Wuhan, China. Microbes Infect 2020 (published online Feb 1)

Zhang L, Liu Y. Potential interventions for novel coronavirus in China: a systemic review. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Zhang T, He Y, Xu W, et al. Clinical trials for the treatment of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): a rapid response to urgent need. Sci China Life Sci 2020 (published online Feb 29)

Zumla A, Hui DS, Azhar EI, et al. Reducing mortality from 2019-nCoV: host-directed therapies should be an option. Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 5)

Vaccines

Ahmed SF, Quadeer AA, McKay MR. Preliminary identification of potential vaccine targets for the COVID-19 coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) based on SARS-CoV immunological studies. Viruses 2020 Feb 25;12(3)

Baruah V, Bose S. Immunoinformatics—aided identification of T cell and B cell epitopes in the surface glycoprotein of 2019-nCoV. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 5)

Bhattacharya M, Ranjan Sharma A, Patra P, et al. Development of epitope-based peptide vaccine against novel coronavirus 2019 (SARS-CoV-2): immunoinformatics approach. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 28)

Chen Y, Liu Q, Guo D. Emerging coronaviruses: genome structure, replication, and pathogenesis. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Jan 22)

Jiang S, Shi ZL. The first disease X is caused by a highly transmissible acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus. Virol Sin 2020 (published online Feb 14)

Li G, Fan Y, Lai Y, et al. Coronavirus infections and immune responses. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Jan 25)

Lucchese G. Epitopes for a 2019-nCoV vaccine. Cell Mol Immunol 2020 (published online Feb 24)

 

Malik YS, Sircar S, Bhat S, et al. Emerging novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV)—current scenario, evolutionary perspective based on genome analysis and recent developments. Vet Q 2020 (published online Feb 8)

Pang J, Wang MX, Ang IYH, et al. Potential rapid diagnostics, vaccine and therapeutics for 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV): a systematic review. J Clin Med 2020 Feb 26;9(3)

Prompetchara E, Ketloy C, Palaga T. Immune responses in COVID-19 and potential vaccines: lessons learned from SARS and MERS epidemic. Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 2020 (published online Feb 27)

Salata C, Calistri A, Parolin C, et al. Coronaviruses: a paradigm of new emerging zoonotic diseases. Pathog Dis 2020 (published online Feb 17)

Tian X, Li C, Huang A, et al. Potent binding of 2019 novel coronavirus spike protein by a SARS coronavirus-specific human monoclonal antibody. Emerg Microbes Infect 2020 Dec;9(1):382–5 (published online Feb 17)

Wrapp D, Wang N, Corbett KS, et al. Cryo-EM structure of the 2019-nCoV spike in the prefusion conformation. Science 2020 (published online Feb 19)

Wu YC, Chen CS, Chan YJ. Overview of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV): the pathogen of severe specific contagious pneumonia (SSCP). J Chin Med Assoc 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Yu F, Du L, Ojcius DM, et al. Measures for diagnosing and treating infections by a novel coronavirus responsible for a pneumonia outbreak originating in Wuhan, China. Microbes Infect 2020 (published online Feb 1)

Zhang L, Liu Y. Potential interventions for novel coronavirus in China: a systemic review. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Travel

Anzai A, Kobayashi T, Linton NM, et al. Assessing the impact of reduced travel on exportation dynamics of novel coronavirus infection (COVID-19). J Clin Med 2020 Feb 24;9(2)

Backer JA, Klinkenberg D, Wallinga J. The incubation period of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infections among travellers from Wuhan, China, 20-28 January 2020. Euro Surveill 2020 Feb 6;25(5)

Biscayart C, Angeleri P, Lloveras S, et al. The next big threat to global health? 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV): what advice can we give to travellers? Interim recommendations January 2020, from the Latin-American society for travel medicine (SLAMVI). Travel Med Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 30)

Chiodini J. Maps, masks and media—traveller and practitioner resources for 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) acute respiratory virus. Travel Med Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Habibi R, Burci GL, de Campos TC, et al. Do not violate the international health regulations during the COVID-19 outbreak. Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Hanscheid T, Valadas E, Grobusch MP. Coronavirus 2019-nCoV: is the genie already out of the bottle? Travel Med Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Parry J. Wuhan: Britons to be evacuated as scientists estimate 44 000 cases of 2019-nCoV in the city. BMJ 2020 Jan 29;368

Quilty BJ, Clifford S, nCoV working group, et al. Effectiveness of airport screening at detecting travellers infected with novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). Euro Surveill 2020;25(5) (published online Feb 6)

Rahman Qureshi UU, Saleem S, Khan A, et al. Outbreak of novel corona virus (2019-nCoV); implications for travelers to Pakistan? Travel Med Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 4)

Rocklöv J, Sjödin H, Wilder-Smith A. COVID-19 outbreak on the Diamond Princess cruise ship: estimating the epidemic potential and effectiveness of public health countermeasures. J Travel Med 2020 (published online Feb 28)

Rodriguez-Morales AJ, MacGregor K, Kanagarajah S, et al. Going global—travel and the 2019 novel coronavirus. Travel Med Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Wilder-Smith A, Freedman DO. Isolation, quarantine, social distancing and community containment: pivotal role for old-style public health measures in the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak. J Travel Med 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Wilson ME. What goes on board aircraft? Passengers include Aedes, Anopheles, 2019-nCoV, dengue, Salmonella, Zika, et al. Travel Med Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 5)

Wilson ME, Chen LH. Travelers give wings to novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). J Travel Med 2020 (published online Feb 3)

Wu JT, Leung K, Leung GM. Nowcasting and forecasting the potential domestic and international spread of the 2019-nCoV outbreak originating in Wuhan, China: a modelling study. Lancet 2020 (published online Jan 31)

Zhao S, Zhuang Z, Cao P, et al. Quantifying the association between domestic travel and the exportation of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) cases from Wuhan, China in 2020: a correlational analysis. J Travel Med 2020 (published online Feb 20)

Zhao S, Zhuang Z, Ran J, et al. The association between domestic train transportation and novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak in China from 2019 to 2020: a data-driven correlational report. Travel Med and Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 30)

Economic Burden/Societal Implications

Ayittey FK, Ayittey MK, Chiwero NB, et al. Economic impacts of Wuhan 2019-nCoV on China and the world. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Bao Y, Sun Y, Meng S, et al. 2019-nCoV epidemic: address mental health care to empower society. Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Chatterjee P. Indian pharma threatened by COVID-19 shutdowns in China. Lancet 2020 Feb 29;395(10225):675

Chung RYN, Li MM. Anti-Chinese sentiment during the 2019-nCoV outbreak. Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Depoux A, Martin S, Karafillakis E, et al. The pandemic of social media panic travels faster than the COVID-19 outbreak. J Travel Med 2020 (published online Mar 3)

Duan L, Zhu G. Psychological interventions for people affected by the COVID-19 epidemic. Lancet Psychiatry 2020 (published online Feb 18)

Ebrahim SH, Memish ZA. Saudi Arabia’s measures to curb the COVID-19 outbreak: temporary suspension of the Umrah pilgrimage. J Travel Med 2020 (published online Feb 28)

Gallego V, Nishiura H, Sah R, et al. The COVID-19 outbreak and implications for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympic Games. Travel Med Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 26)

Gostin LO, Hodge JG. US emergency legal responses to novel coronavirus: balancing public health and civil liberties. JAMA 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Habibi R, Burci GL, de Campos TC, et al. Do not violate the international health regulations during the COVID-19 outbreak. Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Horton R. Offline: 2019-nCoV—"A desperate plea". Lancet 2020 Feb 8;395(10222):400

Horton R. Offline: 2019-nCoV outbreak—early lessons. Lancet 2020 Feb 1;395(10221):322

Jin H, Lu L, Liu J, et al. Novel coronavirus pneumonia emergency in Zhuhai: impact and challenges. J Hosp Infect 2020 (published online Feb 14)

Liem A, Wang C, Wariyanti Y, et al. The neglected health of international migrant workers in the COVID-19 epidemic. Lancet Psychiatry 2020 (published online Feb 19)

Mahase E. COVID-19: retired doctors could be asked to return to work, says Hancock. BMJ 2020 Mar 2;368:m831.

Mowbray H. In Beijing, coronavirus 2019-nCoV has created a siege mentality. BMJ 2020 Feb 7;368:m516

Parry J. Wuhan: Britons to be evacuated as scientists estimate 44 000 cases of 2019-nCoV in the city. BMJ 2020 Jan 29;368

Shigemura J, Ursano RJ, Morganstein JC, et al. Public responses to the novel 2019 coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in Japan: mental health consequences and target populations. Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 2020 (published online Feb 8)

Shimizu K. 2019-nCoV, fake news, and racism. Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Smith N, Fraser M. Straining the system: novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and preparedness for concomitant disasters. Am J Public Health 2020;e1-2 (published online Feb 13)

Wang X, Zhang X, He J. Challenges to the system of reserve medical supplies for public health emergencies: reflections on the outbreak of the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) epidemic in China. Biosci Trends 2020 (published online Feb 17)

Zhang H. Early lessons from the frontline of the 2019-nCoV outbreak. Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Preparedness

Adalja AA, Toner E, Inglesby TV. Priorities for the US health community responding to COVID-19. JAMA 2020 (published online Mar 3)

Bouadma L, Lescure FX, Lucet JC, et al. Severe SARS-CoV-2 infections: practical considerations and management strategy for intensivists. Intensive Care Med 2020 (published online Feb 26)

Brooks SK, Webster RK, Smith LE, et al. The psychological impact of quarantine and how to reduce it: rapid review of the evidence. Lancet 2020 (published online Feb 26)

Cao Y, Li Q, Chen J, et al. Hospital emergency management plan during the COVID-19 epidemic. Acad Emerg Med 2020 (published online Mar 2)

Chang L, Yan Y, Wang L. Coronavirus disease 2019: coronaviruses and blood safety. Transfus Med Rev 2020 (published online Feb 21)

Chen Q, Liang M, Li Y, et al. Mental health care for medical staff in China during the COVID-19 outbreak. Lancet Psychiatry 2020 (published online Feb 18)

Chen X, Tian J, Li G, et al. Initiation of a new infection control system for the COVID-19 outbreak. Lancet Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 19)

Cheung JCH, Ho LT, Cheng JV, et al. Staff safety during emergency airway management for COVID-19 in Hong Kong. Lancet Respir Med 2020 (published online Feb 24)

Gates B. Responding to Covid-19 — a once-in-a-century pandemic? N Engl J Med 2020 (published online Feb 28)

Henwood AF. Coronavirus disinfection in histopathology. J Histotechnol 2020 (published online Mar 1)

Jernigan DB. Update: public health response to the coronavirus disease 2019 outbreak — United States, February 24, 2020. MMWR 2020;69 (published online Feb 25)

Kampf G, Todt D, Pfaender S, et al. Persistence of coronaviruses on inanimate surfaces and its inactivation with biocidal agents. J Hosp Infect 2020 (published online Feb 6)

Kooraki S, Hosseiny M, Myers L, et al. Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak: what the department of radiology should know. J Am Coll Radiol 2020 (published online Feb 19)

Lai THT, Tang EWH, Chau SKY, et al. Stepping up infection control measures in ophthalmology during the novel coronavirus outbreak: an experience from Hong Kong. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2020 (published online Mar 3)

Li JPO, Lam DSC, Chen Y, et al. Novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): the importance of recognising possible early ocular manifestation and using protective eyewear. Br J Opthalmol 2020 Mar;104(3):297–8

Lin M, Beliavsky A, Katz K, et al. What can early canadian experience screening for COVID-19 teach us about how to prepare for a pandemic? CMAJ 2020 (published online Mar 6)

 

Lu Q, Shi Y. Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and neonate: what neonatologist need to know. J Med Virol 2020 (published online Mar 1)

Ong SWX, Tan YK, Chia PY, et al. Air, surface environmental, and personal protective equipment contamination by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) from a symptomatic patient. JAMA 2020 (published online Mar 4)

Patel A, Jernigan DB. Initial public health response and interim clinical guidance for the 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak—United States, December 31, 2019–February 4, 2020. MMWR 2020 Feb 7;69(5):140-6

Peng PWH, Ho PL, Hota SS. Outbreak of a new coronavirus: what anaesthetists should know. Br J Anaesth 2020 (published online Feb 27)

Smith N, Fraser M. Straining the system: novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and preparedness for concomitant disasters. Am J Public Health 2020;e1-2 (published online Feb 13)

Ung COL. Community pharmacist in public health emergencies: quick to action against the coronavirus 2019-nCoV outbreak. Res Social Adm Pharm 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Wang CJ, Ng CY, Brook RH. Response to COVID-19 in Taiwan: big data analytics, new technology, and proactive testing. JAMA 2020 (published online Mar 3)

Wang X, Zhang X, He J. Challenges to the system of reserve medical supplies for public health emergencies: reflections on the outbreak of the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) epidemic in China. Biosci Trends 2020 (published online Feb 17)

Wax RS, Christian MD. Practical recommendations for critical care and anesthesiology teams caring for novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) patients. Can J Anaesth 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Wilder-Smith A, Freedman DO. Isolation, quarantine, social distancing and community containment: pivotal role for old-style public health measures in the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak. J Travel Med 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Recent News

Apr 03, 2020
Stark empty train photo

Nations grapple with COVID-19 economic toll amid case escalations

The global total climbs to 1,083,084 cases, and new areas are being hit hard.

Apr 03, 2020
Business video conference

What can firms do now in the midst of a pandemic?

Companies need to get study labor laws, take steps to ensure employee health, analyze supply chains, and more.

Apr 03, 2020
Woman wearing mask in airport

White House debates broad mask use for COVID-19

Task force coordinator Birx says Americans are still not doing enough physical distancing.

Apr 02, 2020
Spanish troops COVID-19 response efforts

Global COVID-19 total races past 1 million mark

Pandemic activity is increasing rapidly in Africa, up 185% from the previous week, the WHO says.

Apr 02, 2020
Couple in Singapore

Before-symptom spread may complicate COVID-19 containment

The study underscores the difficulty of identifying and isolating infected people.

Apr 02, 2020
Beach closed sign

Southern states face growing COVID-19 crises

Both Florida and Georgia have now issued stay-at-home orders, while New York is running low on stockpiled ventilators.

Apr 01, 2020
People wearing masks on a train

COMMENTARY: Masks-for-all for COVID-19 not based on sound data

The evidence does not favor using masks, whether homemade or surgical, to protect people against the disease.

Apr 01, 2020
Scientist using PCR machine

Experts question practicality of testing in COVID-19 response

Any plan to wean the country from lockdowns must face the reality of supply chain shortages.

Apr 01, 2020
Empty Frankfurt airport

Rapid COVID-19 escalation pushes world past 900,000 cases

The world is witnessing nearly exponential growth, and deaths have more than doubled this past week.

Apr 01, 2020
COVID-19 oral swabbing

White House hints at COVID-19 mask use as cases top 200,000

States reporting a large jump in cases include New York, Michigan, Florida, and Louisiana.

Online Resources

Recent Literature

Backer JA, Klinkenberg D, Wallinga J. The incubation period of 2019-nCoV infections among travelers from Wuhan, China. medRxiv 2020 Jan 30

Bajema KL, Oster AM, McGovern OL, et al. Persons evaluated for 2019 novel coronavirus ─ United States, January 2020. MMWR 2020 Jan 14;69(6):166-79

Bialek S, Boundy E, Bowen V, et al, for the CDC COVID-19 Response Team. Severe outcomes among patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)—United States, February 12–March 16, 2020. MMWR 2020 (published online Mar 18)

Burke RM, Midgley CM, Dratch A, et al. Active monitoring of persons exposed to patients with confirmed COVID-19 ─ United States, January-February 2020. MMWR 2020 Mar 3;69(Early release)

Chan JFW, Yuan S, Kok KH, et al. A familial cluster of pneumonia associated with the 2019 novel coronavirus indicating person-to-person transmission: a study of a family cluster. Lancet 2020 (published online Jan 24)

Chow N, Fleming-Dutra K, Gierke R, et al, for the CDC COVID-19 Response Team. Preliminary estimates of the prevalence of selected underlying health conditions among patients with coronavirus disease 2019—United States, February 12–March 28, 2020. MMWR Mar 31;69

Dong Y, Mo X, Hu Y, et al. Epidemiological characteristics of 2143 pediatric patients with 2019 coronavirus disease in China. Pediatrics 2020 Mar

Guan WJ, Ni ZY, Hu Y, et al. Clinical characteristics of coronavirus disease 2019 in China. N Engl J Med 2020 (published online Feb 28)

Huang C, Wang Y, Li X, et al. Clinical features of patients infected with 2019 novel coronavirus in Wuhan, China. Lancet 2020 (published online Jan 24)

Kimball A, Hatfield KM, Arons M, et al. Asymptomatic and presymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 infections in residents of a long-term care skilled nursing facility—King County, Washington, March 2020. MMWR 2020 (published online Mar 27)

Li Q, Guan X, Wu P, et al. Early transmission dynamics in Wuhan, China, of novel coronavirus-infected pneumonia. N Engl J Med 2020 (published online Jan 29)

Lu R, Zhao X, Li J, et al. Genomic characterisation and epidemiology of 2019 novel coronavirus: implications for virus origins and receptor binding. Lancet 2020 (published online Jan 30)

Moriarty LF, Plucinski MM, Marston BJ, et al. Public health responses to COVID-19 outbreaks on cruise ships—worldwide, February-March 2020. MMWR 2020 Mar 23;69

Onder G, Rezza G, Brusaferro S. Case-fatality rate and characteristics of patients dying in relation to COVID-19 in Italy. JAMA Netw Open 2020 (published online Mar 23)

Qiu H, Wu J, Hong L, et al. Clinical and epidemiological features of 36 children with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Zhejiang, China: an observational cohort study. Lancet Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 25)

Santarpia JL, Rivera DN, Herrera V, et al. Transmission potential of SARS-CoV-2 in viral shedding observed at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. medRxiv 2020 (published online Mar 26)

Shen C, Wang Z, Zhao F. Treatment of 5 critically ill patients with COVID-19 with convalescent plasma. JAMA 2020 (published online Mar 27)

Shi S, Qin M, Shen B, et al. Association of cardiac injury with mortality in hospitalized patients with COVID-19 in Wuhan, China. JAMA Cardiol 2020 (published online Mar 25)

Verity R, Okell LC, Dorigatti I, et al. Estimates of the severity of coronavirus disease 2019: a model-based analysis. Lancet Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 30)

Wang D, Hu B, Hu C, et al.  Clinical characteristics of 138 hospitalized patients with 2019 novel coronavirus-infected pneumonia in Wuhan, China. JAMA 2020 (published online Feb 7)

Wang W, Zu Y, Gao R. Detection of SARS-CoV-2 in different types of clinical specimens. (Research Letter) JAMA 2020 (published online Mar 11)

Wei M, Yuan J, Liu Y, et al. Novel coronavirus infection in hospitalized infants under 1 year of age in China. JAMA 2020 (published online Feb 14)

Wei WE, Li Z, Chiew CJ, et al. Presymptomatic transmission of SARS-CoV-2—Singapore, January 23–March 16, 2020. MMWR 2020 Apr 1;69

Weng TY, Yen H, Mahmood K, et al. Workshop report on global harmonization of enterovirus vaccines. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 Apr;26(4)

Wu JT, Leung K, Bushman M, et al. Estimating clinical severity of COVID-19 from the transmission dynamics in Wuhan, China. Nature Med 2020 (published online Mar 19)