Range of incubation periods for the disease in humans (and how this varies across age and health status) and how long individuals are contagious, even after recovery.

The first three months of the COVID-19 epidemic: Epidemiological evidence for two separate strains of SARS-CoV-2 viruses spreading and implications for prevention strategies
Epidemic Situation of Novel Coronavirus Pneumonia in China mainland
The value of early transmission dynamic studies in emerging infectious diseases
Substantial undocumented infection facilitates the rapid dissemination of novel coronavirus (COVID-19)
Modeling the Corona Virus Outbreak in IRAN

Prevalence of asymptomatic shedding and transmission (e.g., particularly children).

The Active Role of a Blood Center in Outpacing the Transfusion Transmission of COVID-19
COVID 19: Will the 2020 Hajj pilgrimage and Tokyo Olympic Games be cancelled?
Scabies: Application of the Novel Identify-Isolate-Inform Tool for Detection and Management
Persistence of coronaviruses on inanimate surfaces and their inactivation with biocidal agents
Screening of faecal microbiota transplant donors during the COVID-19 outbreak: suggestions for urgent updates from an international expert panel

Seasonality of transmission.

Understanding Epidemic Data and Statistics: A case study of COVID-19
Estimation of the Time-Varying Reproduction Number of COVID-19 Outbreak in China
Tracking and Predicting COVID-19 Epidemic in China Mainland
Analysis of the epidemic growth of the early 2019-nCoV outbreak using internationally confirmed cases
Backcalculating the Incidence of Infection with COVID-19 on the Diamond Princess

Physical science of the coronavirus (e.g., charge distribution, adhesion to hydrophilic/phobic surfaces, environmental survival to inform decontamination efforts for affected areas and provide information about viral shedding).

COVID-19: Epidemiology, Evolution, and Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives
Initiation of a new infection control system for the COVID-19 outbreak
The SARS-CoV-2 outbreak from a one health perspective
Beyond the assistance: additional exposure situations to COVID-19 for healthcare workers
Public Exposure to Live Animals, Behavioural Change, and Support in Containment Measures in response to COVID-19 Outbreak: a population-based cross sectional survey in China

Persistence and stability on a multitude of substrates and sources (e.g., nasal discharge, sputum, urine, fecal matter, blood).

Respiratory Viral Infections in Exacerbation of Chronic Airway Inflammatory Diseases: Novel Mechanisms and Insights From the Upper Airway Epithelium
Traditional Chinese Medicine treatment of COVID-19
Nervous system involvement after infection with COVID-19 and other coronaviruses
Diagnosis and treatment plan of Corona Virus Disease 2019 (tentative sixth edition)
Cannabidiol as prophylaxis for SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19? Unfounded claims versus potential risks of medications during the pandemic

Persistence of virus on surfaces of different materials (e,g., copper, stainless steel, plastic).

A novel antiviral formulation inhibits a range of enveloped viruses.
Enhancing the Antiviral Efficacy of RNA-Dependent RNA Polymerase Inhibition by Combination with Modulators of Pyrimidine Metabolism
Persistence of coronaviruses on inanimate surfaces and their inactivation with biocidal agents
Substrate specificity profiling of SARS-CoV-2 Mpro protease provides basis for anti-COVID-19 drug design
Hydrogen Peroxide Vapor sterilization of N95 respirators for reuse

Natural history of the virus and shedding of it from an infected person

Deliberate release: Plague – A review
Environmental Engineers and Scientists Have Important Roles to Play in Stemming Outbreaks and Pandemics Caused by Enveloped Viruses
SARS-CoV-2 in wastewater: potential health risk, but also data source
Routine childhood immunization may protect against COVID-19
And now for something completely different: from 2019-nCoV and COVID-19 to 2020-nMan

Implementation of diagnostics and products to improve clinical processes

Recent advances and perspectives of nucleic acid detection for coronavirus
All-in-One Dual CRISPR-Cas12a (AIOD-CRISPR) Assay: A Case for Rapid, Ultrasensitive and Visual Detection of Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 and HIV virus
Integrated Micropillar Polydimethylsiloxane Accurate CRISPR Detection (IMPACT) System for Rapid Viral DNA Sensing
Sensitive one-step isothermal detection of pathogen-derived RNAs
Rapid Molecular Detection of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Virus RNA Using Colorimetric LAMP

Disease models, including animal models for infection, disease and transmission

In search for the hotspots of Disease X: A biogeographic approach to mapping the predictive risk of WHO s Blueprint Priority Diseases
Modeling the dynamics of novel coronavirus (2019-nCov) with fractional derivative
Preventing bat-born viral outbreaks in future using ecological interventions
Optimization Method for Forecasting Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in China
NetNCSP: Nonoverlapping closed sequential pattern mining

Tools and studies to monitor phenotypic change and potential adaptation of the virus

Non-invasive surveys of mammalian viruses using environmental DNA
Larger viral genome size facilitates emergence of zoonotic diseases
Severe acute respiratory syndrome-related coronavirus: The species and its viruses – a statement of the Coronavirus Study Group
The species Severe acute respiratory syndrome-related coronavirus: classifying 2019-nCoV and naming it SARS-CoV-2
Rapid metagenomic characterization of a case of imported COVID-19 in Cambodia

Immune response and immunity

Novel decoy cellular vaccine strategy utilizing transgenic antigen-expressing cells as immune presenter and adjuvant in vaccine prototype against SARS-CoV-2 virus
COVID-19 coronavirus vaccine design using reverse vaccinology and machine learning
COVID-19, an emerging coronavirus infection: advances and prospects in designing and developing vaccines, immunotherapeutics, and therapeutics
The COVID-19 pandemic and the use of MS Disease-Modifying Therapies
An Effective CTL Peptide Vaccine for Ebola Zaire Based on Survivors’ CD8+ Targeting of a Particular Nucleocapsid Protein Epitope with Potential Implications for COVID-19 Vaccine Design

Effectiveness of movement control strategies to prevent secondary transmission in health care and community settings

Beyond the assistance: additional exposure situations to COVID-19 for healthcare workers
COVID-19 infection epidemic: the medical management strategies in Heilongjiang Province, China
Special attention to nurses’ protection during the COVID-19 epidemic
Vicarious traumatization in the general public, members, and non-members of medical teams aiding in COVID-19 control
Mental health care for medical staff in China during the COVID-19 outbreak

Effectiveness of personal protective equipment (PPE) and its usefulness to reduce risk of transmission in health care and community settings

Beyond the assistance: additional exposure situations to COVID-19 for healthcare workers
COVID-19 infection epidemic: the medical management strategies in Heilongjiang Province, China
Special attention to nurses’ protection during the COVID-19 epidemic
Vicarious traumatization in the general public, members, and non-members of medical teams aiding in COVID-19 control
Mental health care for medical staff in China during the COVID-19 outbreak

Role of the environment in transmission

Preventing bat-born viral outbreaks in future using ecological interventions
In search for the hotspots of Disease X: A biogeographic approach to mapping the predictive risk of WHO s Blueprint Priority Diseases
Potential Factors Influencing Repeated SARS Outbreaks in China
Six weeks into the 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak- it is time to consider strategies to impede the emergence of new zoonotic infections
Severe acute respiratory syndrome-related coronavirus: The species and its viruses – a statement of the Coronavirus Study Group