Author(s): Archana B. Chavhan, Pavan S. Jadhav, Satish Shelke


DOI: 10.5958/2231-5713.2021.00013.1   

Address: Archana B. Chavhan*, Pavan S. Jadhav, Satish Shelke
Department of Pharmaceutical, Quality Assurance, Rajarshi Shahu College of Pharmacy, Buldana, M.S. India.
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 11,      Issue - 1,     Year - 2021

The worldwide outbreak of COVID 19 is associated with novel coronavirus termed as SARS-CoV-2 by the international Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses (ICTV). As already World Health Organization had declared COVID 19 as international emergency as the disease spreading at alarming levels. This international emergency has triggered governments of various countries to take emergency measures to protect the public. As The virus spreading faster than its two ancestors the SARS-CoV and Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV), but it has lower fatality. Since information about this virus is rapidly increasing, it is necessary to remain updated. So in this context we present an overview of presently obtained information on virus structure, diagnosis, current potential therapeutics and preventive measures of this novel coronavirus.

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Archana B. Chavhan, Pavan S. Jadhav, Satish Shelke. COVID 19: Outbreak, Structure and Current therapeutic strategies. Asian J. Pharm. Tech. 2021; 11(1):76-83. doi: 10.5958/2231-5713.2021.00013.1

Archana B. Chavhan, Pavan S. Jadhav, Satish Shelke. COVID 19: Outbreak, Structure and Current therapeutic strategies. Asian J. Pharm. Tech. 2021; 11(1):76-83. doi: 10.5958/2231-5713.2021.00013.1   Available on:

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