Covid19

About

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a contagious respiratory and vascular[9][10] (blood vessel) disease. It was first discovered in December 2019 and caused by becoming infected with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2),[11] which is a specific type of coronavirus. Common symptoms include fever, cough, fatigue, shortness of breath or breathing difficulties, and loss of smell and taste.

How To Contribute to This study

How to send biosample data:

  1. Purchase a DNA Biosample Kit
  2. Activate kit using our wallet
  3. Send Biosample to GenoBank using pre-labelled box included in the kit

How to authorize biosample for GenobBank.io

  1. Scan QR code using mobile phone
  2. Accept Terms
  3. Create a wallet
  4. Store your passphrase
  5. Authorize biosample with a click of a button

Labs in this Study

Somos Biobank

Somos Biobank is building the first and largest Pan American Biobank. Working closely with indigenous communities and Latinos through collaborative science.

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Portunus

Formed from scientific talent across the western hemisphere; Portunus produces biomaterials and prototypes technologies based on the cutting edge research of the biological sciences.

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Virodet

ViroDet is an initiative backed by a group of young scientists and entrepreneurs united to fight the COVID-19 pandemic in Mexico and Latin America. Together, we are working on the development of accessible, open-source diagnostic kits made from mexican resources, with the goal of performing low-cost PCR tests to detect SARS-CoV-2.

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