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Genomics of COVID-19: Molecular Mechanisms Going from Susceptibility to Severity of the Disease

  1. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a global health problem that causes millions of deaths worldwide. The clinical manifestation of COVID-19 widely varies from asymptomatic infection to severe pneumonia and...

    Authors: Laksmi Wulandari, Berliana Hamidah, Cennikon Pakpahan, Nevy Shinta Damayanti, Neneng Dewi Kurniati, Christophorus Oetama Adiatmaja, Monica Rizky Wigianita, Soedarsono, Dominicus Husada, Damayanti Tinduh, Cita Rosita Sigit Prakoeswa, Anang Endaryanto, Ni Nyoman Tri Puspaningsih, Yasuko Mori, Maria Inge Lusida, Kazufumi Shimizu…

    Citation: Human Genomics 2021 15:29

    Content type: Primary research

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  2. COVID-19 has engulfed the world and it will accompany us all for some time to come. Here, we review the current state at the milestone of 1 year into the pandemic, as declared by the WHO (World Health Organiza...

    Authors: Giuseppe Novelli, Michela Biancolella, Ruty Mehrian-Shai, Vito Luigi Colona, Anderson F. Brito, Nathan D. Grubaugh, Vasilis Vasiliou, Lucio Luzzatto and Juergen K. V. Reichardt

    Citation: Human Genomics 2021 15:27

    Content type: Review

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    The Editorial to this article has been published in Human Genomics 2021 15:57

  3. Mathematical approaches have been for decades used to probe the structure of nucleotide sequences. This has led to the development of Bioinformatics. In this exploratory work, a novel mathematical method is ap...

    Authors: Anastasios A. Tsonis, Geli Wang, Lvyi Zhang, Wenxu Lu, Aristotle Kayafas and Katia Del Rio-Tsonis

    Citation: Human Genomics 2021 15:26

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    The Correction to this article has been published in Human Genomics 2021 15:31

  4. SARS-CoV-2 has spread rapidly across the world and is negatively impacting the global human population. COVID-19 patients display a wide variety of symptoms and clinical outcomes, including those attributed to...

    Authors: Manci Li, Luca Schifanella and Peter A. Larsen

    Citation: Human Genomics 2021 15:2

    Content type: Review

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  5. The COVID-19 pandemic is sweeping the world and will feature prominently in all our lives for months and most likely for years to come. We review here the current state 6 months into the declared pandemic. Spe...

    Authors: Giuseppe Novelli, Michela Biancolella, Ruty Mehrian-Shai, Caroline Erickson, Krystal J. Godri Pollitt, Vasilis Vasiliou, Jessica Watt and Juergen K. V. Reichardt

    Citation: Human Genomics 2020 14:48

    Content type: Review

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  6. It is crucial to use the wealth of information emerging from the ongoing SARS-CoV-2 pandemic and confront COVID-19 with a rational approach. There are proactive steps to prevent and fight COVID-19. Management ...

    Authors: Ruty Mehrian-Shai

    Citation: Human Genomics 2020 14:47

    Content type: Opinion article

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  7. The COVID-19 pandemic has strengthened the interest in the biological mechanisms underlying the complex interplay between infectious agents and the human host. The spectrum of phenotypes associated with the SA...

    Authors: Emilio Di Maria, Andrea Latini, Paola Borgiani and Giuseppe Novelli

    Citation: Human Genomics 2020 14:30

    Content type: Review

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  8. Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that are common in humans and many animal species. Animal coronaviruses rarely infect humans with the exceptions of the Middle East respiratory syndrome (

    Authors: Antonio Novelli, Michela Biancolella, Paola Borgiani, Dario Cocciadiferro, Vito Luigi Colona, Maria Rosaria D’Apice, Paola Rogliani, Salvatore Zaffina, Francesca Leonardis, Andrea Campana, Massimiliano Raponi, Massimo Andreoni, Sandro Grelli and Giuseppe Novelli

    Citation: Human Genomics 2020 14:29

    Content type: Primary research

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  9. The recent coronavirus disease (COVID-19), caused by SARS-CoV-2, is inarguably the most challenging coronavirus outbreak relative to the previous outbreaks involving SARS-CoV and MERS-CoV. With the number of C...

    Authors: Krystal J. Godri Pollitt, Jordan Peccia, Albert I. Ko, Naftali Kaminski, Charles S. Dela Cruz, Daniel W. Nebert, Juergen K.V. Reichardt, David C. Thompson and Vasilis Vasiliou

    Citation: Human Genomics 2020 14:17

    Content type: Review

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