Rapid access to SARS-CoV-2 (Wuhan coronavirus) data from the current public health emergency


As the global health emergency around the Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2, formerly 2019-nCoV, Wuhan coronavirus) continues, we continue to play a key role in providing the biomedical community free and easy access to genome sequences from the coronavirus. You can quickly access these data through the NCBI search (Figure 1).

nCov_KISFigure 1.  NCBI search results for the term “wuhan coronavirus” showing the buttons that link to the data in the NCBI Virus resource, GenBank®/SRA , and a specialized BLAST page that searches Betacoronavirus sequences.

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