J Clin Transl Res 2021 Apr 12;7(2):127-139. Epub 2021 Mar 12.
Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, College of Health Sciences, Ladoke Akintola University, Ogbomoso, Oyo State, Nigeria.
Background And Aim: As the rage of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic continues to spread globally, much effort is being directed to contain it through various efforts - genomic studies, drug discoveries, clinical trials, vaccine development, and the innovation of diagnostic techniques. However, some pertinent areas involving accurate and sensitive diagnostics, immunoglobulin specificity, evolution of mutant strains of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), and the drug combination strategy to combat it still require more attention.
Methods: This review critically examines the COVID-19 response and containment operations. Read More