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Hot Topics of the Day are picked by experts to capture the latest information and publications on public health genomics and precision health for various diseases and health topics. Sources include published scientific literature, reviews, blogs and popular press articles.

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Detection of SARS-CoV-2 variants in Switzerland by genomic analysis of wastewater samples
K Jahn et al, MEDRXIV, January 9, 2021

Deep learning-based detection of COVID-19 using wearables data
GK Bogu et al, MEDRXIV, January 9, 2021

The importance of non-pharmaceutical interventions during the COVID-19 vaccine rollout
NJP Bajardi et al, MEDRXIV, January 9, 2021

Sequencing of SARS CoV2 in local transmission cases through oxford nanopore MinION platform from Karachi Pakistan
SN Mukry et al, BIORXIV, January 7, 2021

Distinct mutations and lineages of SARS-CoV-2 virus in the early phase of COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent global expansion
Y Chen et al, BIORXIV, January 8, 2021

A computational approach to evaluate the combined effect of SARS-CoV-2 RBD mutations and ACE2 receptor genetic variants on infectivity: The COVID-19 host-pathogen nexus
D Ashoor et al, BIORXIV, January 8, 2021

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