Currently, the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has transformed into a severe public health crisis and wreaking havoc worldwide. The ongoing pandemic has exposed the public healthcare system's weaknesses, and highlighted the urgent need for investments in scientific programs and policies. A comprehensive program utilizing the science and technology-driven strategies combined with well-resourced healthcare organizations appears to be essential for current and future outbreak management.
Keywords: Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (SARS-CoV), SARS-coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV2), Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV), post COVID-19, zoonotic pathogens, novel coronavirus.
[http://dx.doi.org/10.1146/annurev-med-051215-031152] [PMID: 27576010]