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LP418046-1SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) S geneActive

Description

LP418046-1   SARS coronavirus 2 S gene
The Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), first known as 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), was first identified as the cause of a respiratory illness outbreak, later defined as Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), in Wuhan, China. The full genome of the SARS-CoV-2 that causes COVID-19 was first posted by Chinese health authorities in GenBank, the NIH genetic sequence database, and in the Global Initiative on Sharing All Influenza Data (GISAI) portal. This facilitated detection of the virus globally with subsequent sequences being nearly identical, suggesting a single, recent emergence from a virus related to bat coronaviruses and the SARS coronavirus. Real time Reverse Transcription-Polymerase Chain Reaction (rRT-PCR) tests targeting regions within genes, including RdRp, S, N, M, and E genes, specific to SARS-CoV-2 have been developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO) and others for the diagnosis of COVID-19. Some assays only detect SARS-CoV-2 and other assays detect other strains (e.g. SARS-CoV) that are genetically similar.[CDC:coronavirus/2019-ncov][https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/technical-guidance/laboratory-guidance] Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Basic Part Properties

Name
SARS coronavirus 2 S gene
Type
Component
Created On
2020-03-31
Construct for LOINC Short Name
SARS-CoV-2 S gene

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Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
SARS 冠状病毒 2 S 基因
Synonyms: 2019 新型冠状病毒;2019 年新型冠状病毒;2019-nCoV;SARS-CoV-2;新型冠状病毒肺炎;新冠肺炎;Coronavirus disease 2019;COVID-19;冠状病毒疾病2019;严重急性呼吸综合征;severe acute respiratory syndrome;SARS;传染性非典型肺炎;infectious atypical pneumonia;非典
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
SARS-CoV-2 S-gen
Synonyms: severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2; 2019-nCoV; 2019 novel coronavirus; COVID-19
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
gène S du coronavirus 2 du SRAS
it-ITItalian (Italy)
SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19), gene S
Synonyms: Gene S di SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19)
pl-PLPolish (Poland)
gen S SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19)
Synonyms: gen S koronawirusa 2 ciężkiej ostrej niewydolności oddechowej
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Gen S de SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19)