Acknowledgements

SARS-CoV-2 sequencing data

All genomic sequenecing data is sourced from the GISAID Initiative. We gratefully acknowledge all data contributors, i.e. the Authors and their Originating laboratories responsible for obtaining the specimens, and their Submitting laboratories for generating the genetic sequence and metadata and sharing via the GISAID Initiative1, on which this research is based.

1. Elbe, S., and Buckland-Merrett, G. (2017) Data, disease and diplomacy: GISAID’s innovative contribution to global health. Global Challenges, 1:33-46. DOI: 10.1002/gch2.1018PMCID: 31565258

Country data

World country data, including region data, country name translations, flags, and ISO Standard 3166-1 codes, are sourced from https://github.com/mledoze/countries.