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Genomic RNA isolated from a preparation of Severe acute respiratory syndrome-related coronavirus 2 strain 2019-nCoV/Hong Kong/VM20001061/2020.
Note: The SARS-Related Coronavirus 2, isolate Hong Kong/VM20001061/2020, passage 6 sequence shows 7 sequence variants (6 with single nucleotide polymorphisms and one 27-base pair deletion in the ORF6 region) compared to the SARS-Related Coronavirus 2, isolate Hong Kong/VM20001061/2020 (GISAID: EPI_ISL_412028). The variations were detected by whole genome sequencing. The sequence is available on the ATCC Genome Portal.
Genomic RNA from SARS-CoV-2 must be handled at BSL-2 containment.
Acknowledgment for publications should read "The following reagent was deposited by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and obtained through BEI Resources, NIAID, NIH: Genomic RNA from SARS-Related Coronavirus 2, Isolate Hong Kong/VM20001061/2020, NR-52288."