The origin of SARS-CoV-2 in Istanbul: Sequencing findings from the epicenter of the pandemic in Turkey


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Karacan I., Akgun T. K. , Agaoglu N. B. , Irvem A., Alkurt G., Yildiz J., ...More

NORTHERN CLINICS OF ISTANBUL, vol.7, no.3, pp.203-209, 2020 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 7 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.14744/nci.2020.90532
  • Title of Journal : NORTHERN CLINICS OF ISTANBUL
  • Page Numbers: pp.203-209

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: Turkey is one of the latest countries that COVID-19 disease was reported, with the first case on March 11, 2020, and since then, Istanbul became the epicenter of the pandemic in Turkey. Here, we reveal sequences of the virus isolated from three different patients with various clinical presentations.