Other Research Resources With Special Coronavirus Information

  • Model Organisms

  • Ontologies

  • Clinical Data

  • Epidemiology

  • Molecular Data

  • Treatments & Vaccines

  • Coronavirus Biology

Model Organisms

Additional Mouse & Other Model Organism Resources


Biomedical Ontologies & Vocabularies

  • CIDO: Ontology of Coronavirus Infectious Disease
  • CODO COVID-19 Ontology for Cases and Patient information
  • COVID-19 Surveillance Ontology COVID19
  • Human Disease Ontology (DO) terms for Coronavirus infectious disease
  • Gene Ontology (GO) terms for SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19
  • Homeostasis Imbalance Process Ontology (HOIP)
  • COVID-19 Infectious Disease Ontology (IDO-COVID- 19)
  • Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes for SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 (LOINC)
  • COVID-19 and SARS-CoV-2 MeSH Terms
  • Protein Ontology (PRO) terms for SARS-CoV-2 proteins
  • SNOMED CT COVID-19 Related Content

Clinical Data

Clinical Presentation & Course

  • US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Symptoms of Coronavirus
  • Clinical Data Related to COVID-19 Symptoms and Patient Outcomes from the National COVID Cohort Collaborative (N3C)


Epidemiology & COVID-19 Situation Reports

  • Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CCDC): Tracking the Epidemic (2021)
  • European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) COVID-19 Situation Dashboard: Cases in Europe and Worldwide
  • Global cases of COVID-19 from The Johns Hopkins University
  • NextStrain visualization of the genomic epidemiology of novel coronavirus
  • Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) COVID-19 Situation Reports
  • US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC COVID-19 Data Tracker) COVID Maps, Charts, and Data
  • World Health Organization (WHO) Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Dashboard

Molecular Data

Genes, Molecular Interactions, Pathways & Networks

  • COVID-19 Data Portal from Europe
  • COVID-19 Data Portal from Japan
  • COVID-19 Disease Map: SARS-CoV-2 Virus-Host Interactions
  • The COVID-19 Host Genetics Initiative (COVID-19 hg)
  • GENCODE: Human Protein-coding Genes Linked to SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19
  • OncoMX: COVID-19 Biomarkers Database
  • PAGER-CoV: Pathways, Annotated Gene-Lists, and Gene Signatures Related to Coronavirus Diseases
  • Protein Data Bank in Europe Knowledge Base (PDBe-KB): COVID-19 Data Portal
  • Reactome SARS-CoV Infection Pathways
  • UniProt Portal for SARS-CoV-2 Proteins & Receptors
  • WikiPathways: COVID-19 Pathways Portal

Treatments & Vaccines

Treatments, Therapeutic Interventions & Vaccines

  • Cov19VaxKB: COVID-19 Vaccine Knowledge Base
  • Global Health Drug Discovery Institute (GHDDI): Targeting COVID-19 Portal
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH) Treatments & Vaccines for COVID-19
  • Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society (RAPS): COVID-19 Vaccine Tracker
  • The New York Times Coronavirus Vaccine Tracker
  • US (CDC COVID Data Tracker) Vaccination Data
  • WHO Draft Landscape of COVID-19 Candidate Vaccines

Coronavirus Biology

Genome Organization, Sequence Resources, Phylogeny & Taxonomy

  • EBI's NCBI Organismal Classification (NCBITaxon) for Coronaviridae from Ontology Lookup Service (OLS)
  • Elsevier Novel Coronavirus Resource Directory
  • ICTV: International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses
  • National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) SARS-CoV-2 Resources
  • NCBI Taxonomy Browser
  • NextStrain Phylogeny of SARS-like betacoronaviruses
  • PDB-101 Molecular Landscapes by David S. Goodsell
  • US CDC Genomic Surveillance for SARS-CoV-2 Variants
  • Viralzone SARS-CoV-2 Circulating Variants

Mice In The News

Additional News

  • RegMedNet "COVID-19 treatment breakthrough using fibroblast cell therapy in mice" (June 1, 2020)
  • HospiMedica "Transgenic mouse that models immune disease's cytokine storms could point to treatment solution for COVID-19" (June 5, 2020)
  • Nordic Life Science News "A vaccine against COVID-19, developed by researchers from the Univ. of Copenhagen, has been tested in mice and shows promising results" (June 10, 2020)
  • Arizona Republic "Mice can't catch COVID-19, so a UA lab is making new kind of mouse" (June 10, 2020)
  • MedicalXpress "COVID-19 mouse model will speed search for drugs, vaccines" (June 10, 2020)
  • The Economist "An animal model of COVID-19 is now available" (June 11, 2020)
  • Study Finds "COVID-19 mouse model may hold key to new treatments, understanding risk factors" (June 13, 2020)
  • MedicalXpress "Off-the-shelf tool for making mouse models of COVID-19" (June 16, 2020)
  • Drug Target Review "Method to convert any mouse into COVID-19 model made available to researchers" (June 22, 2020)
  • The Daily Iowan "University of Iowa researchers develop mice model to study COVID-19 symptoms" (June 28, 2020)
  • The New Yorker "Can designer mice save us from COVID-19?" (August 10, 2020)
  • The New York Times Magazine "How covid sends some bodies to war with themselves" (August 11, 2020)
  • Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis News "Experimental COVID-19 vaccine prevents severe disease in mice" (August 11, 2020)
  • Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis News "Nasal vaccine against COVID-19 prevents infection in mice" (August 21, 2020)
  • The Science Advisory Board "New mouse-adapted models helps accelerate COVID-19 vaccines, therapies" (August 28, 2020)
  • ScienceDaily "Mouse-adapted SARS-CoV-2 model provides new tool for COVID-19 discoveries" (August 31, 2020)
  • bneINTELLINEWS "Slovenian researchers develop coronavirus vaccine effective in mice" (September 1, 2020)
  • The New York Times "How the coronavirus attacks the brain" (September 9, 2020)
  • TheWeek News India "NII's potential COVID-19 vaccine shows encouraging results in study on mice" (September 12, 2020)
  • LIVE SCIENCE "The new coronavirus can infect brain cells, study finds" (September 13, 2020)
  • News-Medical.Net "Keto diet could be beneficial for elderly COVID-19 patients" (September 14, 2020)
  • News-Medical.Net "Nasal spray COVID-19 vaccine shows promising results in mice" (October 12, 2020)
  • News-Medical.Net "Obesity changes ACE2 and TMPRSS2 expression in mice: Implications for COVID-19" (October 18, 2020)
  • GlobeNewsWire "Global mice model market report 2020-2025: impact of COVID-19 - increasing demand for humanized mice models" (October 19, 2020)
  • ScienceNews "How two immune system chemicals may trigger COVID-19’s deadly cytokine storms" (October 30, 2020)
  • Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News "COVID-19 nanoparticle vaccine elicits high levels of protective antibodies in mice" (November 3, 2020)
  • The Scientist "The many model systems of COVID-19" (November 4, 2020)
  • News-Medical.Net "Promising yeast-expressed SARS-CoV-2 vaccine candidate effective in mice" (November 9, 2020)
  • FIERCE Biotech "Adagio's COVID-19 antibody protects mice and zaps related viruses in lab tests" (November 20, 2020)
  • News-Medical.Net "Transgenic mouse model could recapitulate severe COVID-19 in humans" (November 26, 2020)
  • Drug Target Review "COVID-19 vaccine candidate is 96.4 percent effective in mice, study shows" (December 1, 2020)
  • LaboratoryEquipment.com "Repurposed mouse model sheds light on loss of smell in COVID-19 patients" (December 2, 2020)
  • FIERCE Biotech "COVID-19 vaccines based on novel platforms show early promise in mice" (December 3, 2020)
  • Medicine at Michigan "Making a new mouse could transform COVID-19 research" (Autumn 2020)
  • TexasStandard "Meet the lab mice helping scientists find a COVID-19 vaccine" (December 7, 2020)
  • MedicalXpress "Scientists discover how COVID-19 virus causes multiple organ failure in mice" (December 8, 2020)
  • The Science Times "Inhaled vaccines show effectiveness in strengthening immune response in mice, primates" (December 11, 2020)
  • News-Medical.Net "Modified Vaccinia Ankara model vaccine prevents COVID-19 in transgenic mice study" (January 6, 2021)
  • Science Daily "Single-dose COVID-19 vaccine triggers antibody response in mice" (January 8, 2021)
  • Science Daily "Study finds COVID-19 attack on brain, not lungs, triggers severe disease in mice" (January 19, 2021)
  • EurekAlert "NSAIDs might exacerbate or suppress COVID-19 depending on timing, mouse study suggests" (January 22, 2021)
  • Yahoo News "Researchers found far higher levels of coronavirus in the brains of mice than the lungs - a possible explanation for neurological symptoms" (January 28, 2021)
  • Mount Desert Islander "Mouse research aids COVID-19 response" (January 29, 2021)
  • Karolinska Institutet News "COVID-19 vaccine from new vaccine platform effective in mice" (February 4, 2021)
  • News-Medical.Net "Emory MVA COVID-19 vaccine proven safe and effective in mice and monkeys" (February 4, 2021)
  • The New York Times "Could a single vaccine work against all coronaviruses?" (February 9, 2021)
  • University of Maryland Baltimore News "Novavax Vaccine Demonstrates Strong Immune Response" (February 9, 2021)