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COVID-19 Research

The Biomedical Sciences Program at the Department of Biology at UNF is pleased to share the following useful links to facilitate research and education in this emerging area of importance to public health.


The COVID-19 Host Genetics Initiative

This initiative brings together the human genetics community to generate, share and analyze data to learn the genetic determinants of COVID-19 susceptibility, severity and outcomes.


COVID-19 Resources from the Rivas Lab

The Rivas lab is making available a github repository with several relevant human genetic resources.



The living paper on the new coronavirus (COVID-19) from the Rega Institute, KU Leuven, Belgium provides a structured compilation of scientific data about the virus, the disease and its control.


Stephen B. Thacker CDC Library

Stephen B. Thacker CDC Library- COVID-19 Databases and Journals


Selected Databases and Journals to help researchers find scholarly articles about COVID-19 (2019 Novel Coronavirus).


Laboratory Safety CDC Guidelines

Interim guidance and resources for laboratory professionals working with specimens from persons under investigation (PUI) for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).


GISAID - Global Initiative on Sharing All Influenza Data

The GISAID Initiative promotes the international sharing of all influenza virus sequences, related clinical and epidemiological data associated with human viruses, and geographical as well as species-specific data associated with avian and other animal viruses, to help researchers understand how the viruses evolve, spread and potentially become pandemics.


Johns Hopkins University & Medicine Corona Virus Resource Center

The Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University provides a comprehensive resource to help advance the understanding of the virus and the impact on public health.


Global research on coronavirus disease (COVID-19)- WorldHealth Organization

Latest scientific findings and knowledge database on coronavirus disease (COVID-19) from WHO.


WHO: COVID-19 Course Series - free online courses from OpenWHO.


For latest coronavirus research and funding information from NIH see


COVID-19 Open Research Dataset

The Allen Institute for AI is providing a free resource of over 45,000 scholarly articles, including 33,000 with full text about COVID-19.


COVID-19 Clinical Trials from the US clinical


EU Clinical Trial Register

SARS-CoV-2 (Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2): Sequences, structures, expression and drug repurposing:


View Genome Expression Studies related to SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19).


View the SARS-CoV-2 protein structures and their associated sequences.


Drug repurposing for COVID-19. Also see studies from Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).

Additional resources on COVID-19