Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Current Perspectives on Viral Disease Outbreaks - Epidemiology, Detection and Control

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David Claborn
David Claborn

American University of Iraq-Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq

Published12 January 2022

Doi10.5772/intechopen.92485

ISBN978-1-83881-911-8

Print ISBN978-1-83881-910-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-1-83881-915-6

Copyright year2022

Number of pages286

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Table of Contents

Open access  chapters

1. Convalescent Plasma Immunotherapy - A Possible Mitigation Strategy for SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic

By Rajendran Manikandan, Mithilesh Singh, Vishal Chander, Gaurav Kumar Sharma, Suresh Bindu and Murali Dinesh

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3. A Narrative Review of the Measles Outbreak in North America and Globally

By Adekunle Sanyaolu, Chuku Okorie, Aleksandra Marinkovic, Kareem Hamdy, Stephanie Prakash, Risha Patidar, Abu Fahad Abbasi, Priyank Desai, Abdul Jan and Jasmine Mangat

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5. Chikungunya Neurological Manifestations: A Systematic Literature Review

By Jucier Gonçalves Júnior, Marília de Oliveira Bringel, Leonardo Rodrigues de Morais, Luiz Fernando de Castro Malinverno, Giselle Vasconcelos Liberato, Myllena Maria de Morais Pereira, Modesto Leite Rolim Neto, Leonardo de Oliveira Cavalcante and Estelita Lima Cândido

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6. Herpesviridae and microRNAs

By Anwesha Banerjee and Anupam Mukherjee

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8. Trained Immunity-Based Vaccines: A Ready-to-Act Strategy to Tackle Viral Outbreaks

By Laura Conejero, Paula Saz-Leal and José Luis Subiza

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9. The MONITOR Ecosystem: A Digital Health Intervention for the Early Detection, Control, Follow-Up, and Management of COVID-19 in Mexico

By Miguel Betancourt-Cravioto, Jorge Falcón-Lezama, Fernando Rojas-Estrella, Rodrigo Saucedo-Martínez and Roberto Tapia-Conyer

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14. Docking-Based Screening of Cell-Penetrating Peptides with Antiviral Features and Ebola Virus Proteins as a Drug Discovery Approach to Develop a Treatment for Ebola Virus Disease

By Ehsan Raoufi, Bahar Bahramimeimandi, Mahsa Darestanifarahani, Fatemeh Hosseini, Mohammad Salehi-Shadkami, Hossein Raoufi and Reza Afzalipour

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16. Frog Virology: Biosafety in an Experimental Farm

By Cláudia Luís Martins Batista, Alexandre Nuno Vaz Batista de Vieira e Brito and Júlio César Oliveira Lopes

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