Scientific HPI Publications on COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2)

Günther T, Czech-Sioli M, Indenbirken D, Robitailles A, Tenhaken P, Exner M, Ottinger M, Fischer N, Grundhoff A, Brinkmann MM (2020). Investigation of a superspreading event preceding the largest meat processing plant-related SARS-Coronavirus 2 outbreak in Germany. Available at SSRN: PREPRINT

Mousavizadeh L, Ghasemi S. Genotype and phenotype of COVID-19: Their roles in pathogenesis. J Microbiol Immunol Infect. 2020 Mar 31.

Pfefferle S, Guenther T, Kobbe R, Czech-Sioli M, Noerz D, Santer R, Oh J, Kluge S, Oestereich L, Peldschus K, Indenbirken D, Huang J, Grundhoff A, Aepfelbacher M, Knobloch J, Luetgehetmann M, Fischer. Low and high infection dose transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in the first COVID-19 clusters in Northern Germany. medRxiv 2020.06.11.20127332 (June 16, 2020). Available at medRxiv: PREPRINT

Pfefferle S, Huang J, Nörz D, Indenbirken D, Lütgehetmann M, Oestereich L, Günther T, Grundhoff A, Aepfelbacher M, Fischer N (2020). Complete Genome Sequence of a SARS-CoV-2 Strain Isolated in Northern Germany. Microbiol Resour Announc. 2020 Jun 4;9(23):e00520-20.

Schroeder M, Tuku B, Jarczak D, Nierhaus A, Bai T, Jacobsen H, Zickler M, Mueller Z, Stanelle-Bertram S, Meinhardt A, Aberle J, Kluge S, Gabriel G (2020). The majority of male patients with COVID-19 present low testosterone levels on admission to Intensive Care in Hamburg, Germany: a retrospective cohort study. medRxiv 2020.05.07.20073817 (May 11, 2020). Available at medRxiv: PREPRINT *

* Study based on insights from: Chen Y, Bai T, Beck S, Stanelle-Bertram S, Chen T, Dong J, Yang J, Wang L, Wang D, Shu Y, Gabriel G (2020). Low testosterone and high cytokine levels correlate with lethal H7N9 infections in men: a retrospective cohort study from 98 H7N9 patients. medRxiv 2020.05.07.20093914. PREPRINT