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March 25, 2020 | COVID-19 and SARS-CoV-2 | Worldwide

The Coronavirus pandemic has now affected 196 countries worldwide with almost 400,000 cases of infection and 16,362 confirmed deaths.

As immunologists and citizens of the world it is our duty to stay informed as well as protect those who are most vulnerable. Everyone should practice strict social distancing, cough etiquette and  hand-washing hygiene.

Keep up to date with the following websites: – Where you will find daily updates of COVID-19 and SARS-CoV-2 research. They will also send weekly digest newsletters of all the literature and news posted throughout each week.

Nature Coronavirus updates – Updates from across the world

University of California Coronavirus Literature Updates – Organised literature library on COVID-19 curated by University of California and updated daily

CDC – The United States of America’s official website for COVID-19 news

WHO Coronavirus updates – Rolling updates from the World Health Organisation (WHO)