Editor: Anoop Kumar

COVID-19: Current Challenges and Future Perspectives

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ISBN: 978-981-14-9863-3 (Print)
ISBN: 978-981-14-9864-0 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2021
DOI: 10.2174/97898114986401210101
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Introduction

COVID-19: Current Challenges and Future Perspectives informs readers about the current status of knowledge on COVID-19 infection. The book begins by presenting basic information about the history, epidemiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment and preventive measures against COVID-19. The second part of the book contains information about the repurposing of drugs, herbal medicines, and immunotherapy against COVID-19 infections. Integrating both general and advanced information about Sars-cov-2, this book updates a wide range of readers including students, researchers (virologists, pharmacologists), health care professionals (physicians, nurses, pharmacists, paramedics) and the general public on novel coronaviruses and COVID-19.

Foreword

- Pp. i
S.J.S. Flora
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Preface

- Pp. ii
Anoop Kumar
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List of Contributors

- Pp. iii-iv (2)
Anoop Kumar
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Introduction

- Pp. 1-10 (10)
Anoop Kumar
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History and Epidemiology of COVID-19

- Pp. 11-26 (16)
Ruchika Sharma
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Pathogenesis of COVID-19

- Pp. 27-34 (8)
Saipriyanka Bhimaneni, Akanksha Verma, Anoop Kumar
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Diagnosis, Treatment and Management of COVID- 19

- Pp. 35-42 (8)
Vipin Bhati, Sheetal Yadav, Anoop Kumar
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Convalescent Plasma for Treatment of COVID-19 Infection

- Pp. 43-54 (12)
Rahul Shukla, Reddy Gayathri Aparnasai, Mayank Handa
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Effect of Early Lockdown in India During the Outbreak of COVID-19: A Comparative Study of USA, Italy and India

- Pp. 55-63 (9)
Gagandeep Maan, Navyashree V. Gowda, Anoop Kumar, Awanish Mishra
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COVID-19 Altered Immune Signalling Pathways

- Pp. 64-75 (12)
Shashikanta Sau, Anoop Kumar
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COVID-19 Altered Brain Signalling Pathways

- Pp. 76-100 (25)
Urvashi Langeh, Tania Bajaj, Priyanka Bajaj, Swati Kaushal, Diksha Saluja, Shelly Agarwal, Neelam Sharma, Bharti Verma, Meena Yadav, Rima Singh, Charan Singh, Arti Singh
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Risk Factors and Complications Associated with COVID-19

- Pp. 101-118 (18)
Gagandeep Maan, Awanish Mishra
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Possible Mechanism of Deaths Due to COVID-19

- Pp. 119-132 (14)
Aakriti Garg, Anoop Kumar
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Possible Targets of SARS-CoV-2

- Pp. 133-145 (13)
Navyashree V. Gowda, Anoop Kumar
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Repurposing of Drugs for COVID-19 Infections

- Pp. 146-159 (14)
Aakriti Garg, Anoop Kumar
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Herbals for COVID-19 Infection

- Pp. 160-180 (21)
Amit Gupta, Vipin Bhati, Anoop Kumar
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Current Challenges and Future Prospects of COVID-19

- Pp. 181-186 (6)
Ruchika Sharma
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Subject Index

- Pp. 187-196 (10)
Anoop Kumar
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