Will a new clade of SARS-CoV-2 imported into the community spark a fourth wave of the COVID-19 outbreak in Hong Kong?

Emerg Microbes Infect. 2020 Dec;9(1):2497-2500. doi: 10.1080/22221751.2020.1851146.
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Keywords: COVID-19; Phylogeny; SARS-CoV-2; outbreak; whole genome sequencing.

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • COVID-19 / epidemiology*
  • Disease Outbreaks
  • Hong Kong / epidemiology
  • Humans
  • SARS-CoV-2* / genetics

Grant support

This work was supported by the Health and Medical Research Fund [Commissioned Research on COVID-19 (COVID1902004)]; Innovation and Technology Commission [ITF-PSTS (SST/050/20GP)].