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Clade nomenclatures aim at providing a broad-brush categorization of globally circulating diversity of SARS-CoV-2. PMID: 32794443 One example of a Clade nomenclature is the based on year followed by a letter ( These are meant to be major groupings and not intended to completely specify genetic diversity. In general, new clades are proposed when certain criteria are met, for example reaching a frequency of 20% globally with at least two mutations away from its parent clade.[] Source: Regenstrief LOINC

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Part Display Name
SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) clade
Part Type
Component (Describes the core component or analyte measured)
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Construct for LOINC Short Name
SARS-CoV-2 clade

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Tag Language Translation
it-IT Italian (Italy) SARS coronavirus 2 clade
Synonyms: SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) clade
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) SARS-CoV-2 clade
Synonyms: severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2; 2019-nCoV; 2019 novel coronavirus; COVID-19
es-ES Spanish (Spain) Clado de SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19)
zh-CN Chinese (China) SARS 冠状病毒 2 进化枝
Synonyms: SARS 冠状病毒 2 进化枝(分支、支、支系、分枝、分化体、种系分枝、演化支);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
pl-PL Polish (Poland) Klad SARS-CoV-2