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Review Article Volume 3 Issue 1

Cytokine Storm in COVID-19

Arunava Das*, Avik Mandal, Ujjwal Manna and Manas Chakraborty

Department of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Calcutta Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology and A.H.S, WB, India

*Corresponding Author: Arunava Das, Department of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Calcutta Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology and A.H.S, WB, India.

Received: February 14, 2022; Published: March 19, 2021


SARS-CoV-2 is the viral pathogen that is abbreviated as “Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2” and responsible for the disease known as Corona Virus Disease 2019 or COVID-19. What started as a few individual cases linking to a Fish Market situated in Wuhan, China, quickly took the form of a global pandemic in the span of upcoming 6 months with around 4 million cases of COVID-19 along with 7million death worldwide as of in June 2021. Through various studies done by multiple medical institutes a relation between COVID-19 progression and resulting cytokine storm has been established. This further enables us to develop treatments that decreases the disease severity.


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Citation: Arunava Das., et al. “Cytokine Storm in COVID-19”. Acta Scientific Computer Sciences 3.1 (2022): 03-08.


Copyright: © 2022 Arunava Das., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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