COVID-19, SARS -CoV-2, Origin, Transmission and Treatment Aspects, A Brief Review

Author(s): Shahid Nawaz*

Journal Name: Infectious Disorders - Drug Targets
Formerly Current Drug Targets - Infectious Disorders

Volume 21 , Issue 5 , 2021

Article ID: e270421186673
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The emergence of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) in named as corona virus disease 19(covid-19) caused by the novel corona virus SARS-CoV-2 has caused hundreds of thousands of mortalities across the world, while the mortality rate is in millions, leading it to be declared as a global pandemic. Numerous research activities are undergoing to reveal the disease and etiological features of covid-19. In this review, some of the interesting aspects of covid-19 are discussed, that include, the origin of the SARS-CoV-2, clinical manifestation, treatment and future aspects of the disease.

Keywords: COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2, origin, treatment, transmission, ARDS.

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Year: 2021
Published on: 06 October, 2020
Article ID: e270421186673
Pages: 7
DOI: 10.2174/1871526520666201006163641
Price: $65

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