Covid-19 Data Portal

The Norwegian COVID-19 Data Portal aims to bundle the Norwegian research efforts and offers guidelines, tools, databases and services to support Norwegian COVID-19 researchers. The Portal is a collaboration between the European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI), ELIXIR Europe and ELIXIR Norway

If you are working with COVID-19 data in Norway and have questions about the ELIXIR Norway short- and long-term research support, please contact Helpdesk. The Helpdesk is happy to answer any questions related to COVID-19 data management and data sharing.

Support services

The ELIXIR Norway Helpdesk is a nationally support centre which supports COVID-19 research. A general overview can be found at the Helpdesk pages.

If you need help please contact the Helpdesk here.

ELIXIR Norway provide a number of services to Norwegian COVID-19  researcher and life science researchers in general. More information can be found here.

Here you can find information on how to deposit COVID-19 related data to public repositories.


Here you will information how you can get access to viral and host datasets. 

Here you can search the latest Coronavirus articles and preprints from EuropePMC.

Here you can find guidelines and recommendations for Open data and FAIR sharing.

Try out our SARS-CoV-2 Portal at UiT The Arctic University of Norway. The  SARS-CoV-2 database is a public available database for viral genomes and their corresponding metadata. The contextual metadata has been thoroughly curated to ensure that all entries are handled in a consistent manner. Ontologies and controlled vocabularies are used  to enhance consistency. The user-friendly web interface lets the visitors browse, filter and search in the contextual databases and perform BLAST searches against the corresponding sequence databases. All contextual and sequence databases are freely accessible and downloadable the SARS-CoV-2 Portal.