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Genomics Precision Health (GPH): The use of pathogen and human genomics and advanced molecular detection methods in discovery, clinical and public health investigations and response to COVID-19.
Non Genomics Precision Health (non-GPH): The use of big data, data science, digital health, machine learning and predictive analytic methods (not involving genomics) in discovery, clinical and public health investigations and response to COVID-19
Following categories are annotated by LitCovid from NCBI NIH.
|Mechanism||Underlying cause(s) of covid-19 infections and transmission & possible drug mechanism of action|
|Transmission||Characteristics and modes of covid-19 transmissions, such as human-to-human|
|Diagnosis||Disease assessment through symptoms, test results, and radiological features|
|Prevention||Prevention, control, response and management strategies|
|Case Report||Descriptions of specific patient cases|
|Forecasting||Modelling and estimating the trend of covid-19 spread|
|Health Equity||Relevant to health equity. Search terms are derived from a list provided by the Association for Territorial Health Officials which include terms such as diversity, health disparities, and others.|
|Vaccine||Relevant to vaccine development, evaluation, implementation and impact. For additional information on vaccines and COVID-19. Check out general CDC Information pages|
|Variant||Relevant to SARS-CoV-2 variants and their impact on public health. For additional information on variants COVID-19. Check out CDC New Variants of the Virus that Causes COVID-19 page|
|Surveillance||Relevant to SARS-CoV-2 public health surveillance and tracking. For additional information on COVID-19 surveillance, check out CDC COVID-19 Data Tracker|
Wei Yu, Emily Drzymalla, Marta Gwinn and Muin J. Khoury. COVID-19 GPH: tracking the contribution of genomics and precision health to the COVID-19 pandemic response. BMC Infectious Diseases (2022) 22:402.
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