Will a new clade of SARS-CoV-2 imported into the community spark a fourth wave of the COVID-19 outbreak in Hong Kong?

Gilman Kit Hang Siu, Lam Kwong Lee, Kenneth Siu Sing Leung, Jake Siu Lun Leung, Timothy Ting Leung Ng, Chloe Toi Mei Chan, Kingsley King Gee Tam, Hiu Yin Lao, Alan Ka Lun Wu, Miranda Chong Yee Yau, Yvette Wai Man Lai, Kitty Sau Chun Fung, Sandy Ka Yee Chau, Barry Kin Chung Wong, Wing Kin To, Kristine Luk, Alex Yat Man Ho, Tak Lun Que, Kam Tong Yip, Wing Cheong YamDavid Ho Keung Shum, Shea Ping Yip

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15 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2497-2500
Number of pages4
JournalEmerging Microbes and Infections
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2020


  • COVID-19
  • outbreak
  • Phylogeny
  • SARS-CoV-2
  • whole genome sequencing

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Parasitology
  • Epidemiology
  • Microbiology
  • Immunology
  • Drug Discovery
  • Virology
  • Infectious Diseases

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