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Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2: materials divulgatius per a la ciutadania - Canal Salut
Consells oficials del Departament de Salut de la Generalitat de Catalunya per combatre contra el Covid-19. Tota la informació, preguntes i respostes sobre la pandèmia.

Maldita Ciencia. Especial Coronavirus - Maldita.es
Web especializada en identificar, desmentir y explicar noticias falsas en Internet y redes sociales. Incluye un completo servicio informativo especial sobre el Covid-19 que aporta preguntas, respuestas y consejos de prevención sobre la pandemia y todas las noticias falsas relacionadas.

Situació i prediccions a curt termini per Catalunya, Espanya i Unió Europea/ - Grup de Biologia Computacional i Sistemes Complexos (BIOCOM-SC). UPC
Des de fa anys, un dels àmbits de recerca del Grup BIOCOM-SC és l’epidemiologia matemàtica. En aquests moments davant de la crisi provocada pel COVID-19, hem començat a treballar intensament per ajudar a comprendre i a preveure. Ho estem fent juntament amb el Centre de Medicina Comparativa i de Bioimatge de Catalunya (Institut de Recerca en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol). En aquest pàgina trobareu tres tipus d’informació: Un document divulgatiu que pretén ajudar a entendre la dinàmica epidemiològica;  Informes diaris que realitzem .../...

COVID 19 - Country Statistics - David Rossell
This website provides up-to-date Statistics, plots and raw data on the evolution of COVID19 (updated daily). Every time you visit the site, the latest data are obtained from the Github repository provided by the Johns Hopkins Center for Systems Science and Engineering. See their website for a cool interactive World map. Alternatively you can select the European ECDC data on the left menu. ECDC does not report recoveries, however. For details on both datasets see the discussion at ourworldindata . See also their cool blog for further interactive plots and country-level statistics. I created the website mainly for fun, and .../...

COVID-19 GLOBAL TRACKER - UAB/IDAEA-CSIC/IDIBELL
Aplicació on-line desenvolupada per  investigadors de la UAB, l'IDAEA-CSIC i l'IDIBEL que compara indicadors epidemiològics sobre l’epidèmia del COVID-19 a nivell global. L'eina, d’accés lliure i gratuït, ofereix una visió completa de la pandemia, i qualsevol usuari pot visualitzar d’una manera senzilla i intuïtiva els principals indicadors epidemiològics de tots els països afectats, amb dades actualitzades diàriament.
 

EpiGraph. Simulating COVID-19 at large scale - Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
EpiGraph is a parallel simulator that performs realistic stochastic simulations of the propagation of the COVID-19 virus across wide geographic expanses. EpiGraph was originally designed in the Computer Architecture research group of University Carlos III and later, developed further with the collaboration with Barcelona Supercomputing Center and National Centre for Epidemiology, Carlos III Institute of Health and CIBER en Epidemiología y Salud Pública. The current implementation of EpiGraph includes functionalities for modeling via a realistic interconnection network based on actual individual interactions extracted .../...

COVID-19 Health System Response Monitor (HSRM) - World Health Organization (WHO) / European Commission / European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies
The Health System Response Monitor (HSRM) has been designed in response to the COVID-19 outbreak to collect and organize up-to-date information on how countries are responding to the crisis. It focuses primarily on the responses of health systems but also captures wider public health initiatives. 

CoronaVirus-cat4web - Grup de Recerca Virtual Worlds, Visualization and Artificial Intelligence (WAI). UB
Model de simulació senzill per explicar d’una manera divulgativa com té lloc la propagació de la COVID-19. El model, del tipus multiagent , representa una població amb diferents perfils: sana, infectada o immune. Una gràfica permet visualitzar com evoluciona aquesta població al llarg del temps en les diferents situacions. La simulació, disponible en línia per a tot tipus de públic, no està basada en dades reals, sinó que representa el comportament de la malaltia a partir d’unes poques variables que són factors clau per entendre com .../...

Covid-19 Flow-Maps - Barcelona Supercomputing Center - Centre Nacional de Supercomputació (BSC-CNS)
Flow-Maps és el sistema del Barcelona Supercomputing Center - Centro Nacional de Supercomputación (BSC-CNS) per monitoritzar els brots de COVID-19 i el risc associat a la mobilitat, mitjançant la integració de dades de sanitat i patrons de mobilitat en un Sistema d'informació geogràfica GIS).

Design2FightCOVID19 - UPC
Espai virtual per articular la col·laboració entre professionals de el món de la innovació i el sistema de salut.

COVID-19 situation in the WHO European Region (Dashboard) - World Health Organization (WHO) Europe
The COVID-19 pandemic evolves rapidly, and statistics on epidemiological changes are the basis of decision-making. Countries across the WHO European Region are implementing a set of measures to curb virus transmission based on specific situations and contexts. This dashboard includes the latest figures on the European pandemic.

Eurohealth - Special issue: Health system responses to COVID-19 - European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies
Many countries across the European region and beyond have faced another steep surge in transmissions and a continued challenge from COVID-19. This special issue of Eurohealth reviews some of the innovative practices across the European region and outlines policy lessons for the future. All the articles draw on the COVID-19 Health System Response Monitor (HSRM) platform, a major initiative led by the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, the WHO Regional Office for Europe and the European Commission.

Resultados del cuestionario sobre el impacto del confinamiento en el personal investigador - Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación
El confinamiento durante los meses de marzo a junio de 2020 debido a la covid-19 ha hecho saltar las alarmas entre la comunidad investigadora por los posibles impactos de género negativos que la situación podría acarrear, especialmente en la carrera de las investigadoras con menores, mayores y/o dependientes a cargo. Como ha sido ampliamente documentada en los últimos años, una de las mayores brechas de género es la de cuidados en las familias , no sólo en el ámbito de la investigación. Ante las primeras evidencias a nivel internacional de un menor número de publicaciones .../...

EU research and innovation in action against the coronavirus: Funding, results and impact - European Commission
Knowledge and innovation save lives. Since the start of the COVID-19 outbreak, EU research and innovation has been one of our most impactful tools to tackle the disease. And it will also provide solutions to major concerns of citizens, frontline workers, policy makers and industry for living with the virus in the years to come.

Incidència setmanal de COVID-19 - Idescat
Taula amb dades de la incidència setmanal de COVID-19 a Catalunya i a Espanya: proves PCR, casos confirmats, velocitat de propagació i defuncions . La sèrie s'inicia la setmana del 24 de febrer de 2020 i s'actualitza cada setmana. Aquesta taula setmanal amplia i substitueix la taula de casos confirmats de COVID-19 que l'Idescat publicava diàriament per a Catalunya i Espanya.

Una visión global de la pandemia COVID-19: Qué sabemos y qué estamos investigando desde el CSIC - Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC)
Este informe de la Plataforma Temática Interdisciplinar Salud Global/Global Health del CSIC presenta por una parte el conocimiento actual a nivel global que tenemos en estas temáticas sobre la pandemia, basado en las publicaciones e informes científicos y técnicos publicados hasta el momento, y en paralelo los proyectos de investigación en desarrollo por los grupos de investigación del CSIC.

Coronavirus Global Innovation Startup Map - StartupBlink
With the emergence and clear effect of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), people around the world are dramatically changing all aspects of life. This is an unfortunate circumstance that no one can escape, but as human beings are resilient creatures, we survive, and most importantly, we innovate.
We at StartupBlink recognize this change, and we decided to use our technology to help spread the innovation in this global quest to stop the virus. Together with the Health Innovation Exchange (HIEx) by UNAIDS and Moscow Agency of Innovations, we have launched the Coronavirus Innovation Map.

Objectives for COVID-19 testing in school settings - ECDC
The aim of this document is to provide an overview of major aspects of testing, contact tracing, contact identification and contact follow-up in school settings within the EU/EEA countries and the United Kingdom (UK).

COVID-19 Global map - Grup de recerca Grumets . Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB)
Navegador que permet analitzar la situació actual de la pandèmia i veure com ha evolucionat des dels seus orígens a nivell mundial, estatal i autonòmic. Consultable en obert, facilita informació sobre múltiples variables, com ara els casos actius, la mortalitat o les tendències dels darrers dies.

La COVID-19 per municipis - Universitat de Girona (UdG)
La COVID-19 per municipis és una eina per la consulta de l'estat actual del virus municipi a municipi, desenvolupada pel Servei de Sistemes d'Informació Geogràfica i Teledetecció (SIGTE). La funció principal consisteix en processar les dades fins obtenir el número de casos positius de SARS-CoV-2 confirmats durant els darrers 7 dies mitjançant una prova PCR per cada 100.000 habitants. Aquest valor es mostra mitjançant una codificació de colors. Les dades s'extreuen automàticament del Departament de Salut mitjançant el Portal de Dades obertes de .../...

Effective reproduction number estimation from data series - Joint Research Centre (JRC). European Commission
The COVID-19 pandemic spreading determined the need for several countries to define methods to show the current status of the spreading in each country, in each region or even in each municipality. During the initial expansion phase, it was important to establish which was the growth rate and after the introduction of containment measures to provide a method to understand the effectiveness of the implemented measures. In the current phase of de-escalation there is a great interest in understanding when it is necessary to reintroduce containment measures on the basis of the possibility of resurgence of the spread. The objective of .../...

COVID-19 Law Lab - Collecting legal documents from the COVID-19 response - United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) / World Health Organization (WHO) / Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) / Georgetown University
The COVID-19 Law Lab is a database of laws that countries have implemented in response to the pandemic. It includes state of emergency declarations, quarantine measures, disease surveillance, legal measures relating to mask-wearing, social distancing, and access to medication and vaccines. Launching with laws from over 190 countries, the database will continue to grow as more countries and themes are added.

#COVID19aldiaBCN - Agència de Salut Pública Barcelona (ASPB)
Dades diàries de la infecció per coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) a Barcelona

El Govern destina 4 M€ en la recerca contra la COVID-19 (Infografia) - Generalitat de Catalunya
L'objectiu és donar una resposta urgent a les necessitats del sistema de salut de Catalunya i a la pandèmia.

DatAC - Data Against COVID-19 - Parque Tecnológico de Ciencias de la Salud de Granada
Plataforma que integra información de COVID-19 con información de factores ambientales y meteorológicos con agregación espacio temporal por provincias y comunidades autónomas. La plataforma no sólo centraliza e integra este tipo de información, si no que también implementa diferentes funcionalidades de análisis y exploración visual que permiten a investigadores llevar a cabo análisis y buscar patrones entre las distintas fuentes de información.

Fighting coronavirus -
The EPO is committed to share with the public the most advanced patent information and knowledge on technologies which are useful in combating the virus or treating the disease it causes, fulfilling our vision that our work will contribute to a safer, smarter and more sustainable world. For this purpose, EPO patent examiners who are experts in the technologies directed to the fight against coronavirus infections, together with our expert patent analysts, have created a variety of search statements to help scientists identify the most relevant documents in these technical fields.

Age, gender, and territory of COVID-19 infections and fatalities - Joint Research Centre (JRC). European Commission
In this note we explore the main demographic differentials in the spread and impact of COVID-19 paying special attention to the combined effect of age and gender, and to the differences at territorial level where population density plays a large role in the diffusion and outcome of the disease in terms of morbidity and mortality. The information is important for designing an exit strategy from COVID-19 and anticipating the rebound for certain segments of the population with differential medical needs, particularly those living in high-density locations.
 

Estadística experimental: Estimación del número de defunciones semanales durante el brote de covid-19 - Instituto Nacional de Estadística (INE)
Este proyecto se plantea el estudio de las defunciones semanales ocurridas durante 2020 y su comparación con los datos históricos de defunciones desde el año 2000, lo que permite interpretar los datos con una perspectiva histórica necesaria, dada la variabilidad que presentan las defunciones a lo largo del tiempo. 

COVID-19 In Vitro Diagnostic Devices and Test Methods Database - Joint Research Centre (JRC). European Commission
The objective of the JRC COVID-19 In Vitro Diagnostic Devices and Test Methods Database is to collect in a single place all publicly available information on performance of CE-marked in vitro diagnostic medical devices (IVDs) as well as in-house laboratory-developed devices and related test methods for coronavirus SARS-CoV-2.

COnVIDa - Monitorización de datos de COVID19 en España - Universidad de Murcia
COnVIDa es una herramienta desarrollada por el Laboratorio de Ciberseguridad y Ciencia de Datos de la Unviersidad de Murcia que permite recopilar fácilmente datos relacionados con la pandemia de COVID19 de distintas fuentes de datos, para el caso de España, y visualizarlos de manera gráfica. 

Global Prediction of COVID-19 Pandemic - Lanzhou University
The Global COVID-19 Prediction System is established by a team of the Collaborative Innovation Center of Western Ecological Safety (CIWES) of the Lanzhou University. This prediction model is a modified epidemiological SIR model incorporating real global pandemic data, the meteorological factors, and quarantine measures.

COVID-19 surveillance report - European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)
This weekly report provides an overview of the COVID-19 epidemiology in the EU/EEA and the UK using the available data compiled from multiple sources.

COVID-19 DisGeNET data collection - Integrative Biomedical Informatics Group (IMIM-UPF)
Since the epidemic outbreak, there has been a daily increase in publications containing information about COVID-19. The text mining pipeline used in DisGeNET has been customized to scan the literature and identify mentions of COVID-19, the SARS-CoV-2 virus and other concomitant diseases and symptoms. This information is being updated regularly and is publicly available.

The coronavirus’ rampage through the body (Video) - Science
SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, can severely damage lungs, but in serious cases it doesn’t stop there—clinicians have observed body-wide damage due to the coronavirus. As researchers begin to better understand the pathology of the disease, new treatments can be deployed to help save lives.

How Covid-19 is changing the world: a statistical perspective - Committee for the Coordination of Statistical Activities (CCSA)
This report provides a snapshot of some of the latest information available on how COVID-19 is affecting different aspects of public and private life, from economic and environmental fluctuations to changes that affect individuals in terms of income, education, employment and violence and changes affecting public services such as civil aviation and postal services. It also puts a spotlight on the affects for some sub-population groups like women and children as well as geographical regions.

WeAd,@Home-Covid19 - WeAd
Proyecto colaborativo, que contribuye en la lucha contra el Covid-19. Nos hemos sumado a la iniciativa Folding@home ofreciendo lo mejor que tenemos; nuestro cerebro y nuestros ordenadores. ¿Cómo? Instalando un programa seguro sumaremos la potencia que tu ordenador no utiliza, mientras está encendido, al superordenador de Folding@home. Este superordenador realiza millones de combinaciones proteicas al instante. Tu ordenador recibirá una de estas combinaciones, la procesará con el programa seguro y devolverá los resultados para descubrir la vacuna del Covid-19

COVID-19 sex-disaggregated data tracker - Global Health 5050
Understanding gender is essential to understanding the risk factors of poor health, early death and health inequities. The COVID-19 outbreak is no different. At this point in the pandemic, we are unable to provide a clear answer to the question of the extent to which sex and gender are influencing the health outcomes of people diagnosed with COVID-19. However, experience and evidence thus far tell us that both sex and gender are important drivers of risk and response to infection and disease. In order to understand the role gender is playing in the COVID-19 outbreak, countries urgently need to begin both collecting and publicly .../...

European Data Portal - COVID-19 - European Commission
The European Data Portal aims to support the public by providing a better understanding of the COVID-19 emergency to empower citizens to take action. Therefore, this section is dedicated for COVID-19 related datasets, linked data stories and data related initiatives.

Revista IDEES - Anàlisi d'informes sobre la COVID 19 - Centre d’Estudis de Temes Contemporanis (CETC)
La revista IDEES, editada pel Centre d’Estudis de Temes Contemporanis, us presenta una selecció dels informes i articles d’anàlisi més rellevants que han publicat els principals think tanks i centres de recerca internacionals sobre la pandèmia del coronavirus. La selecció es presenta ordenada en quatre seccions: la primera, sobre el seguiment i l’evolució de la pandèmia; la segona, sobre l’impacte social, econòmic i polític de la COVID-19; la tercera, sobre els escenaris de futur que ara s’obren i la quarta, sobre propostes, recomanacions .../...

#coNprueba - COVID-19 - Instituto de Salud Carlos III (ISCIII)
El Instituto de Salud Carlos III (ISCIII) ha creado un grupo de análisis científico sobre el coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 y la enfermedad COVID-19. La principal tarea del grupo es la de revisar la actualidad en torno a la pandemia y elaborar y publicar informes científico técnicos sobre prevención, diagnóstico, tratamiento y manejo del virus y de la enfermedad. Los informes cuentan con un resumen divulgativo, elaborado por el ISCIII y la Agencia SINC de la FECYT, con el objetivo de prestar servicio tanto a la comunidad científica como a la población en general.
 

Infodemic: Coronavirus and the fake news pandemic (Video) - Nature
As the coronavirus spreads, so does an infodemic of misinformation. Researchers across the world are attempting to understand the viral power of fake news, collecting data and building models that could suggest methods for countering its spread. This film explores what makes misinformation so potent, the impact it can have on the spread of disease, and how it might be stopped.

Coronavirus: diagnóstico y terapia en humanos - Oficina Española de Patentes y Marcas (OEPM)
Aunque todavía no han sido publicadas las primeras patentes referidas a la enfermedad ocasionada por el coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, ya que desde que se realizan la solicitudes de patente hasta su publicación han de transcurrir los 18 meses que recogen todas las legislaciones nacionales e internacionales, el conocimiento actual sobre otros beta-coronavirus que han causado epidemias en un pasado reciente (SARS-CoV y MERS-CoV) está sirviendo como punto de partida para emprender nuevas actividades de investigación y desarrollo para el tratamiento del COVID-19

Coronavirus Resource Center - JAMA Network
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) continues to spread, although early-hit nations are finally seeing flattening of their incidence curves from mitigation strategies. Age, comorbidity, and male sex continue to be risk factors for poor outcomes but questions remain about effective treatment, duration of immunity, and relaxation of mitigation strategies. Browse the JAMA Network COVID-19 collection below, including Q&A's with NIAID's Anthony Fauci, an interactive map of the outbreak courtesy of The Johns Hopkins Center for Systems Science and Engineering, and past publications on vaccine development, infection control, .../...

COVID-19: Statistics serving Europe - Eurostat
In this section, you can find a wide range of statistics and data published by Eurostat related to COVID-19. This can give you a baseline against which the impact of the crisis can be measured, provide the wider background or help you to see the evolution of the crisis. The information covers a range of topics related to the economy, society and work, population and health as well as agriculture, energy, transport and tourism. For each topic, we show our latest releases, an interactive data visualisation, links to more in-depth information in Statistics Explained and a list of relevant datasets.
 

Frontier research at the service of the coronavirus epidemic response - ERC
How can frontier science help fight the current COVID-19 outbreak? To find out, we talked to a range of ERC grantees who are working in the fields of molecular biology, virology, immunology, epidemiology, and network science. As it turns out, much of their work can be applied to the current situation and could help understand, predict and contain the outbreak. We will add more news on ERC-funded research as they become available.

Predictive Monitoring of COVID-19 - Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)
The site provides continuous predictive monitoring of COVID-19 as a complement to traditional monitoring or traditional prediction practices. SIR (susceptible-infected-recovered) model is regressed with daily updated data from different countries to estimate the pandemic life cycle curves and theoretical ending dates, with codes from Milan Batista and data from Our World in Data. The continuously updated predictions with the latest data are expected to change as the result of the changes in real-world scenarios over time. Monitoring such changes in the predictions of untestable theoretical future events is aimed to sense uncertainty .../...

The COVID-19 “Infodemic” - A Preliminary Analysis of the Online Conversation Surrounding the Coronavirus Pandemic - Graphika
The unprecedented volume of misinformation around the coronavirus, spreading both across platforms and across the globe, has yielded unique network structures and has illustrated the virality of mis- and disinformation in crisis situations. A global cacophony of voices is communicating conflicting and politicized information about the coronavirus, further amplified by the organic spread of misinformation from audiences eager to consume and share updates and advice on the coronavirus in a time of mass uncertainty.

The Science Behind COVID-19 - Azuravesta Design
The COVID-19 pandemic has swept the globe, yet many people still do not understand how it affects the body. This infographic shows the events that occur following SARS-CoV-2 infection.

Combating the disinfodemic: Working for truth in the time of COVID-19 - UNESCO
COVID-19 has led to a parallel pandemic of disinformation that directly impacts lives and livelihoods around the world. Falsehoods and misinformation have proven deadly and sowed confusion about life-saving personal and policy choices. To #ShareKnowledge, UNESCO has published two policy briefs offering critical insights into the fast-growing COVID-19-related disinformation that is impeding access to trustworthy sources and reliable information. 

PATENTSCOPE COVID-19 INDEX - World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
The WIPO COVID-19 Search Facility of PATENTSCOPE will provide scientists, engineers, public health policymakers, industry actors and members of the general public with an easily accessible source of intelligence for improving the detection, prevention, and treatment of diseases such as the novel coronavirus. "Given the drastic impact of the COVID-19 crisis on human health and welfare, the world needs easy access to every bit of information available for the successful innovation in the pursuit of vaccines, treatments and cures. Patent documents are rich sources of technologal know-how acquired by humans over the centuries," .../...

Frena la curva - Frena la curva
Plataforma ciudadana en la que voluntarios, emprendedores, activistas, organizaciones sociales, makers y laboratorios de innovación pública y abierta cooperan para canalizar y organizar la energía social y la resiliencia cívica frente a la pandemia del coronavirus, dando una respuesta desde la sociedad civil complementaria a la del Gobierno y los servicios públicos esenciales.

ASSOCC: Agent-based Social Simulation of the Coronavirus Crisis - ASSOCC
Understanding the effectiveness of containment policy responses to the coronavirus pandemic by social simulation and social reporting. The ASSOCC framework provides a tool to experiment and evaluate possible interventions and their combined effects, in a simulated controlled world. It does not reflect any real place or situation, and it does not make predictions. The purpose is to help explore possible different paths ahead of this pandemic.

COVID 19 - Psicofight: Aprender de las emociones durante el confinamiento - UAB / UPC
PsicoFight és un portal creat per un equip multidisciplinari d’experts de diferents universitats, i coordinat des de la UAB, que vol oferir estratègies i recursos per afrontar els conflictes més freqüents en una situació de confinament prolongat.

Coronavirus Reviewer Recommender - Frontiers
An AI-powered tool for research funders seeking experts for fast track peer-reviewing of COVID-19 research proposals. The Coronavirus Reviewer Recommender suggests experts based on the Frontiers knowledge graph and advanced information extraction and retrieval methods. Input can be text, such as a call for proposals, or sets of relevant publications and/or authors. It is based on the same AI technology as the Frontiers Open Science platform, used to conduct editorial peer-review for our 79 scientific journals. Funders will receive guidance on how to access and use the Reviewer Recommender.

Coronavirus Funding Monitor - Frontiers
A curated list of open funding calls and other support for researchers, non-profit organizations and commercial organizations, specifically for COVID-19 and coronavirus-related research. Updated daily.

Novel Coronavirus Information Center - Elsevier
Elsevier’s free health and medical research on the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) and COVID-19.

Covid-19 Country Policy Tracker - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
What are countries doing to contain the spread of the coronavirus? How are countries helping people, small businesses and the economy to weather the crisis and beyond? This Country Policy Tracker helps you to navigate the global response.

COVID-19 Data Portal - Accelerating research through data sharing - European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI)
The COVID-19 Data Portal was launched in April 2020 to bring together relevant datasets for sharing and analysis in an effort to accelerate coronavirus research. It enables researchers to upload, access and analyse COVID-19 related reference data and specialist datasets as part of the wider European COVID-19 Data Platform.

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) advice for the public: Myth-busters - World Health Organization (WHO)
Unreliable and false information is spreading around the world to such an extent, that some commentators are now referring to the new avalanche of misinformation that’s accompanied the COVID-19 pandemic as a ‘disinfodemic’. Because of the scale of the problem, the World Health Organization (WHO), which is leading the UN’s response to the pandemic, has added a “mythbusters” section to its online coronavirus advice pages. It refutes a staggering array of myths, including claims that drinking potent alcoholic drinks, exposure to high temperatures, or conversely, cold weather, can kill the virus.

Navigating the ‘infodemic’: how people in six countries access and rate news and information about coronavirus - Reuters Institute /University of Oxford
In this report, we use survey data collected in late March and early April 2020 to document and understand how people in six countries (Argentina, Germany, South Korea, Spain, the UK, and the US) accessed news and information about COVID-19 in the early stages of the global pandemic, how they rate the trustworthiness of the different sources and platforms they rely on, how much misinformation they say they encounter, and their knowledge of and responses to the coronavirus crisis.

Types, sources, and claims of COVID-19 misinformation - Reuters Institute /University of Oxford
In this factsheet we identify some of the main types, sources, and claims of COVID-19 misinformation seen so far. We analyse a sample of 225 pieces of misinformation rated false or misleading by fact-checkers and published in English between January and the end of March 2020, drawn from a collection of fact-checks maintained by First Draft.

LitCovid - NIH
LitCovid is a curated literature hub for tracking up-to-date scientific information about the 2019 novel Coronavirus. It is the most comprehensive resource on the subject, providing a central access to 4605 (and growing) relevant articles in PubMed. The articles are updated daily and are further categorized by different research topics and geographic locations for improved access.

Guidelines on COVID-19 in vitro diagnostic tests and their performance - European Commission
Testing for the presence of or past exposure to the SARS-CoV-2 virus is an essential aspect of combatting the COVID-19 outbreak and the associated public health crisis. Wider testing is urgently needed for successful pandemic control. For effective management of the different stages of the pandemic it is vital to understand first what information different tests can deliver, i.e. what is the intended purpose of a given test, and second the level of a test’s performance, i.e. how well it is able to achieve that purpose.

COVID-19 Study Register - Cochrane
Cochrane's COVID-19 Study Register is a freely-available, continually-updated, annotated reference collection of human studies on COVID-19, including interventional, observational, diagnostic, prognostic, epidemiological, and economic designs. Please note: the register will not include in-vitro study references. Qualitative studies are currently under evaluation. 

INB/ELIXIR-ES nodes and TransBioNet members effort on COVID-19 research - INB/ELIXIR-ES
INB/ELIXIR-ES nodes and TransBioNet members effort on COVID-19 research is a collection of databases, public repositories, tools, scientific publications, consortia and research projects of the INB/ELIXIR-ES nodes and TransBioNet members across Spain supporting global SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 research and knowledge. This page will be updated frequently (last updated April14th, 2020). If you have questions about the information contained in this page, please contact INB coordination node at inb.hub@bsc.es or to each individual group leader.

Información estadística para el análisis del impacto de la crisis COVID-19 - Instituto Nacional de Estadística (INE)
Este espacio recopila información para el estudio de distintos fenómenos que pueden ser de interés para analizar la situación económica, social y demográfica del periodo de alerta sanitaria provocada por los efectos de la COVID-19. Se presentan indicadores, gráficos e informes que el INE elabora habitualmente como parte de su actividad estadística, así como otros materiales preparados específicamente para un mejor seguimiento de la realidad durante la actual crisis.

European Research Area (ERA) Corona Platform - European Commission
The European Commission has launched the European Research Area (ERA) corona platform on the Funding & tenders portal. This dedicated space provides information regarding related research and innovation actions, but also updates regarding the extension of certain call deadlines due to the outbreak, and new Horizon 2020 FAQs in relation to project implementation and management during the pandemic.

Kids Corona - Hospital de Sant Joan de Déu
Els nens no pateixen la COVID-19 de la mateixa manera que ho fa la població adulta. Hi ha alguna cosa que protegeix als infants i els fa diferents. Descobrir què és pot ser la resposta per ajudar els adults. A més, hi ha molt poca informació sobre el desenvolupament de la COVID-19 en les dones embarassades. A l'Hospital Sant Joan de Déu Barcelona, ens hem proposat trobar les respostes a aquestes incògnites aprofitant tot el coneixement dels nostres experts en salut materno-infantil.

COVIDWarriors - Covid Warriors
COVIDWarriors es una asociación sin ánimo de lucro formada por profesionales, altos directivos y mecenas, de todos los ámbitos, unidos en la lucha contra el COVID-19 con 3 objetivos:sumar voluntariado, conectar y acelerar (niciativas propias o ya existentes que con la tecnología y el poder del pragmatismo de equipos multidisciplinares expertos amplifiquen el impacto contra el COVID-19).

#COVID19aldiaBCN - Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona
Dades diàries de la infecció per coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) a Barcelona. La informació utilitzada en aquest informe correspon a persones residents a Barcelona i amb un diagnòstic confirmat de COVID-19 segons el registre COVID-19 de la Generalitat de Catalunya. A més, s’han utilitzat dades del registre d’enterraments que gestiona l’Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, obtingudes a partir de les funeràries de la ciutat.

COVID-19 Sounds App - University of Cambridgre
El objetivo de este proyecto de investigación es recoger datos para la detección precoz del COVID-19 a través de algoritmos de aprendizaje automático, basados en sonidos de voz, de respiración, y de tos. Para poder realizar este proyecto, estamos recogiendo datos a gran escala de participantes sanos y enfermos a través de una aplicación. La aplicación recogerá algunos datos demográficos y datos del historial médico mediante un cuestionario. Asimismo, registrará algunas muestras de voz (que grabaremos mientras lees un texto que te mostraremos .../...

Dades relacionades amb els efectes de la COVID-19 - Departament de Territori i Sostenibilitat
 Visor fàcilment consultable al web de Territori i Sostenibilitat que incorpora un recull de gràfiques dels indicadors seleccionats; una visualització específica de l’indicador seleccionat, amb detalls diaris, de la darrera setmana, i un històric, que permet la cerca per dates. Els indicadors s’agrupen en cinc àmbits: Transport públic, Mobilitat a la xarxa viària d'alta capacitat, Consum d'aigua sistema Ter-Llobregat; Activitat logística i Qualitat de l’aire: nivells de contaminació atmosfèrica.. El visor inclou dades des del .../...

Capacidades científico - tecnológicas de las entidades ubicadas en los parques científicos y tecnológicos frente al COVID-19 - APTE
Acceso al catálogo de capacidades científico - tecnológicas de las entidades ubicadas en los parques españoles mediante una clasificación por necesidades o por parque

Evidències COVID-19 - IIB Sant Pau
“Evidències COVID-19” és un recurs que ofereix informació rellevant relacionada amb la pandèmia del coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 i la COVID-19, elaborada per integrants de la Xarxa Cochrane Iberoamericana, de la que en formen part diversos investigadors de grups de recerca de l’IIB Sant Pau. Aquest recurs recull una sèrie de documents que sintetitzen la informació més rellevant per a donar resposta a preguntes clíniques i temes prioritaris sobre la pandèmia, en forma de revisions de la literatura i avaluacions crítiques d’estudis. Els materials .../...

European Research Infrastructures in the fight against COVID-19 - European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures (ESFRI)
ESFRI believes that the opportunities provided by European Research Infrastructures to support the science-led response to the COVID-19 outbreak are extremely important. ESFRI is helping the scientific community by aggregating information about dedicated services offered by Research Infrastructures and communicating all relevant actions as broadly as possible. To this end, ESFRI has created this focused webpage that lists and provides quick links to the information gathered.

Informació estadística per al seguiment de l'impacte de la COVID-19 - Idescat
L'Idescat incorpora al seu web dades estadístiques sobre la COVID-19. La informació estadística relacionada amb la COVID-19 es presenta en dos grans apartats: els Indicadors conjunturals, que mostren la informació més recent de l’activitat econòmica i social a curt termini, i l'apartat Temes, que mostra les estadístiques més rellevants pels diferents àmbits temàtics.

Creating For Humanity - Bridge for Billions
Creating for humanity es una llamada a la acción a la juventud mediante una plataforma abierta para generar ideas, soluciones y start-ups en equipo para los retos del COVID-19.

Coronavirus Community Lab - Fundació La Caixa / IrsiCaixa
El Coronavirus Community Lab és una iniciativa d’EduCaixa i el Living Lab de Salut d’IrsiCaixa que convida la ciutadania a presentar propostes de canvi basades en l’evidència que millorin la salut integral de la seva comunitat. La proposta es dirigeix especialment a alumnes i/o docents de 2n cicle d’ESO i Batxillerat, i també a famílies i adults. El projecte obrirà un repositori amb totes les iniciatives rebudes per donar-los visibilitat, difusió i fomentar així sinergies i crear una xarxa de solucions a l’abast de tothom. 

Niveles de contaminación en Catalunya durante el estado de alarma - Grupo de Geoquímica Ambiental e Investigación Atmosférica (EGAR). Instituto de Diagnóstico Ambiental y Estudios del Agua (IDAEA)
Desde que el Gobierno de España declaró el estado de alarma el pasado 14 de marzo para hacer frente a la situación de crisis sanitaria ocasionada por el Covid-19, la circulación de personas ha sido limitada en todo el el país. Esto ha comportado una disminución de la actividad industrial y comercial, un descenso en el consumo eléctrico, y el confinamiento de gran parte de la población. Esta situación se traduce en una disminución de las emisiones de contaminantes atmosféricos en todo el territorio español.  El Grupo de Geoquímica .../...

Coronavirus y mascotas - Hospital Clínic Veterinari UAB (HCV)
En los últimos días hemos recibido muchas consultas y mensajes de propietarios preocupados por la salud de sus mascotas en relación con el coronavirus. El mensaje básico está claro: a día de hoy, no hay ninguna evidencia de que el SARS-CoV-2, el coronavirus que provoca la enfermedad COVID-19, pueda afectar a los animales de compañía ni de que los animales de compañía puedan transmitir la enfermedad. Dicho esto, en este escrito intentaremos dar respuesta a algunas de las dudas más frecuentes. COVID-19 (abreviatura de Coronavirus Disease 2019) .../...

Research Infrastructures and COVID-19 Research - Association of European-Level Research Infrastructures Facilities (ERF-AISBL)
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, several research infrastructures (RIs) have set up specific services, such as rapid or fast track access, to allow researchers to obtain results as soon as possible. To facilitate their use by researchers, we would like to collect the relevant information about the initiatives on a dedicated website.

COVID-19. Tecnologia per salvar vides - Centre d’Innovació i Tecnologia (CIT UPC)
La UPC posa en marxa aquesta plataforma de trobada entre demandants de tecnologia provinents d'entitats, professionals de la salut i empreses, i l'oferta de solucions i capacitats tecnològiques que els centres de recerca de la UPC posen a la seva disposició. Volem donar resposta de la manera més ràpida i eficient possible als reptes i necessitats que es presenten davant l'actual crisi del COVID-19.

Science|Business Database: Coronavirus Funding Opportunities - Science|Business
As a service to the global R&D community, Science|Business has compiled this database of funding opportunities. This is what we have found so far. Users are encouraged to let us know of funding calls that could be incorporated into the database.

COVID-19 Situation Dashboard - European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)
The COVID-19 pandemic is rapidly evolving, and outbreak investigations are ongoing. ECDC is closely monitoring this outbreak, providing risk assessments, public health guidance, and advice on response activities to EU Member States and the EU Commission.

List of ERC-funded research projects related to coronavirus - European Research Council (ERC)
List of ERC-funded research projects related to coronavirus, epidemiology and virology as well as other relevant disciplines.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Get the latest research from NIH - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
The National Institutes of Health (NIH), a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the nation’s medical research agency — making important discoveries that improve health and save lives.

Ethical standards for research during public health emergencies: Distilling existing guidance to support COVID-19 R&D - World Health Organization (WHO)
The response to the COVID-19 pandemic raises a number of difficult ethical issues, related to e.g. clinical trials, social distancing, priority-setting, health-care workers’ rights and obligations etc. WHO has established an international Working Group on Ethics & COVID-19 in order to develop advice on key ethical questions that Member States need to address.

ESMH selection: sources of information about Coronavirus - European Science-Media Hub (ESMH)
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, the need for reliable sources of information on the virus and ensuing crisis is more important than ever. To this end, the European Science-Media Hub has compiled a list of such sources, ranging from recognised official international webpages providing daily updates, to data and maps, as well as a selection of resources tailored for reporters and for tackling the spread of disinformation on the topic.
 

EU Coronavirus Research - European Commission
Research projects and initiatives to tackle the spread of coronavirus and preparedness for other outbreaks. 

Open Acces Online-First Publishing of Research Papers on COVID-19 - China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI)
This open access platform covers all the literature related to the coronavirus - COVID-19 with the aim of facilitating the wide dissemination of research achievements in China and the world. It divides the results of the COVID-19 research into 6 stages: pathogenesis, prevention, diagnosis, treatment, prognosis, and nursing. The cost of open access publishing and related services will be fully covered by CNKI.

Scientia. Dipòsit d'Informació Digital del Departament de Salut - Departament de Salut
El repositori institucional Scientia, plataforma digital d'accés obert, inclou  tota la producció científica sobre el coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, produïda pels professionals, personal investigador i docents que presten serveis en les entitats i centres que conformen el sistema sanitari públic de Catalunya

“Mussol i el coronavirus”. - Enric Vidal
Conte per a infants i adults per ajudar a entendre la COVID-19. El conte resol d’una manera agradable i entenedora el que els científics coneixen del coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 i la malaltia COVID-19, i aborda qüestions bàsiques com què és el coronavirus, d’on sorgeix el seu nom i com es contagia, què és una vacuna, si serveix de res portar mascaretes i per què ens hem de confinar.

COVID-19 Open Research Dataset (CORD-19) - Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence (AI2)
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Allen Institute for AI has partnered with leading research groups to prepare and distribute the COVID-19 Open Research Dataset (CORD-19), a free resource of over 44,000 scholarly articles, including over 29,000 with full text, about COVID-19 and the coronavirus family of viruses for use by the global research community. This dataset is intended to mobilize researchers to apply recent advances in natural language processing to generate new insights in support of the fight against this infectious disease. The corpus will be updated weekly as new research is published in peer-reviewed publications .../...

El coronavirus más mediático - Investigación y Ciencia
En el momento de escribir este texto, ya pueden consultarse más de 600 artículos en PubMed sobre el nuevo coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) o la enfermedad que causa (COVID-19), además de otros tantos disponibles en los repositorios de artículos todavía no revisados (pre-prints). Jamás en la historia de la ciencia ha habido tanto conocimiento sobre un virus a los dos meses de haberse descubierto. Es una muestra de las posibilidades que tenemos hoy en día para combatir este tipo de amenazas.
Sin embargo, debido a la necesidad de compartir datos por la urgencia del tema, algunos .../...

“El Día Después será…” - Centro de Innovación en Tecnología para el Desarrollo Humano de la Universidad Politécnica de Madrid ( itdUPM) / Instituto de Salud Global de Barcelona ( ISGlobal)/ Red Española para el Desarrollo Sostenible ( REDS)/ Iberdrola.
Las organizaciones impulsoras de “El Día Después será…” comenzamos a trabajar juntos en ACELERA 2030, una iniciativa multiactor para impulsar el cumplimiento de los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible, que se materializó en el seminario internacional celebrado en mayo de 2019: ODS: "la transformación ineludible”. Ahora, ante la crisis del COVID-19 hemos decidido redirigir esta iniciativa, para conectarla con la situación en la que está inmerso nuestro país y el mundo en general. Solo podremos lograr una salida a este reto global uniendo .../...

Marketplace empresarial Covid-19 - Agència per a la Competitivitat de l'Empresa (ACCIÓ)
Servei d’oferta i demanda empresarial per fer front a l’emergència sanitària provocada pel Covid-19.
 

Vocabulari del coronavirus - CCMA
Document elaborat amb motiu de l'aparició del coronavirus causant de la malaltia Covid-19, identificat per primera vegada a la ciutat xinesa de Wuhan a finals del 2019 i localitzat en altres països a partir del 2020.

Epidemixs Coronavirus - UniversalDoctor
EpidemiXs Coronavirus es una APP en la que se puede consultar información validada relacionada con la crisis del Coronavirus. Esta herramienta digital ofrece acceso a información veraz y contrastada por personal clínico a los ciudadanos y a los sanitarios Encontrarás consejos y recomendaciones, además de información actualizada sobre la pandemia, siempre de fuentes oficiales; o, si los que consultan la APP son personal sanitario, podrán acceder a la información de distintas guías y protocolos actualizadas de forma permanente.

Disease Briefing: Coronaviruses - Clarivate Analytics
Comprehensive overview of this rapidly-spreading pandemic. From causes and symptoms to epidemiology, morbidity and mortality to transmission, treatment and prevention, you’ll get a solid foundation to start – or progress – further research and analysis.

Recursos sobre COVID-19 en la Biblioteca Virtual del CSIC - Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC)
Desde la Red de Bibliotecas y Archivos del CSIC queremos informar a nuestros usuarios CSIC que, en la Biblioteca Virtual CSIC tienen a su disposición los recursos sobre COVID-19, Coronavirus y SARS-COV-2 que pueden observarse en la infografía adjunta.

Mapa de riesgo de propagación de COVID-19 por contagio comunitario en España - Universitat Rovira i Virgili (URV) / Universidad de Zaragoza
En esta web se muestran los resultados del riesgo epidémico estimado en España, a nivel de municipios, derivados de un modelo de propagación de epidemias basado en la movilidad habitual (recurrente) entre municipios, de la población activa en España, según datos proporcionados por el Instituto Nacional de Estadística (INE). El modelo incorpora los datos epidemiológicos reportados hasta el momento para el virus responsable de COVID-19, que se ha denominado oficialmente SARS-CoV-2, y datos demográficos y de movilidad entre municipios en España.

Diari de les idees 18 – Especial coronavirus 19 Març 2020 - Centre d’Estudis de Temes Contemporanis (CETC)
Davant la magnitud de la pandèmia de Covid-19 que està assolant el món, des del Centre d’Estudis de Temes Contemporanis (CETC) hem cregut pertinent dedicar un número especial del Diari de les idees de manera monogràfica al coronavirus i al seu impacte. Aquest dossier s’ha realitzat a partir d’una selecció d’articles publicats, principalment, en mitjans internacionals, espanyols i catalans.  El contingut d’aquesta edició del Diari de les idees ha estat elaborat íntegrament i per primera vegada en mode .../...

The Coronavirus Is No Match for Science - Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO)
As we face challenges in this unprecedented time, the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) want to ensure critical research and development programs can continue. To accomplish this, BIO created the Coronavirus Hub to connect companies with capacity and resources with those that need them. This new hub will enable users to post requests for urgently needed items and announce the availability of supplies and capacity. The portal connects in real-time through customized and searchable postings. 

COVID-19: Novetats científiques - Institut de Salut Global de Barcelona (ISGlobal)
L'epidèmia, ara pandèmia, del nou coronavirus està avançant a un ritme vertiginós. Afortunadament, també és el cas dels estudis i l'evidència científica sobre el virus (SARS-CoV-2) i la malaltia (COVID-19). En aquest espai, que anirem actualitzant periòdicament, farem un resum de la informació més rellevant sobre el SARS-CoV2 que vagi emergint.
 

Nature Collection: Coronavirus and COVID-19 - Nature
The latest news and opinion from Nature on the novel coronavirus and COVID-19.

Banc de recursos ètics sobre el Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Institut Borja de Bioética
Tota pandèmia suposa enormes reptes a nivell social, sanitari i econòmic. Per a una resposta adequada a aquesta emergència, és imprescindible disposar d'un marc ètic de referència per a la planificació i presa de decisions.
Des de l'Institut Borja de Bioètica-URL estem seleccionant una sèrie d'articles de reflexió, així com Recomanacions Ètiques o protocols establerts en relació a la pandèmia Covid-19. Oferim al Banc de Recursos Ètics aquesta selecció, amb un comentari-resum sobre .../...

El nou coronavirus: algunes respostes i moltes preguntes - Institut de Salut Global de Barcelona (ISGlobal)
El nou coronavirus que va saltar d'un animal a una persona a la ciutat de Wuhan, a finals de 2019, ha aconseguit centrar tota l'atenció mediàtica, científica i de la comunitat internacional, en escasses setmanes. El 30 de gener, l'Organització Mundial de la Salut (OMS) va declarar-la una situació d'emergència internacional (PHEIC, per les seves sigles en anglès). L'epidèmia evoluciona amb molta rapidesa i, al mateix ritme, el coneixement que tenim sobre aquest nou virus.  De no saber-ne res en començar el 2020, la comunitat científica ja .../...