BPG is committed to discovery and dissemination of knowledge
Featured Articles
11/23/2022 1:57:53 PM | Browse: 13 | Download: 22
Publication Name World Journal of Virology
Manuscript ID 77768
Country/Territory Iran
2022-05-24 16:40
Peer-Review Started
2022-05-19 10:38
To Make the First Decision
Return for Revision
2022-08-22 00:44
2022-08-23 07:09
Second Decision
2022-09-27 03:50
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2022-10-04 22:40
Articles in Press
2022-10-04 22:40
Publication Fee Transferred
Edit the Manuscript by Language Editor
2022-09-15 18:20
Typeset the Manuscript
2022-11-11 15:55
Publish the Manuscript Online
2022-11-23 13:56
ISSN 2220-3249 (online)
Open Access This article is an open-access article that was selected by an in-house editor and fully peer-reviewed by external reviewers. It is distributed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial (CC BY-NC 4.0) license, which permits others to distribute, remix, adapt, build upon this work non-commercially, and license their derivative works on different terms, provided the original work is properly cited and the use is non-commercial. See: http://creativecommons.org/Licenses/by-nc/4.0/
Copyright © The Author(s) 2022. Published by Baishideng Publishing Group Inc. All rights reserved.
Article Reprints For details, please visit: http://www.wjgnet.com/bpg/gerinfo/247
Permissions For details, please visit: http://www.wjgnet.com/bpg/gerinfo/207
Publisher Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 7041 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 160, Pleasanton, CA 94566, USA
Website http://www.wjgnet.com
Category Infectious Diseases
Manuscript Type Letter to the Editor
Article Title Global challenge with the SARS-CoV-2 omicron BA.2 (B.1.1.529.2) subvariant: Should we be concerned?
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List Jalil Roohani and Masoud Keikha
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding Author Masoud Keikha, Doctor, MD, Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellow, Department of Microbiology and Virology, Faculty of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Qoreishi Center, Daneshgah Street, Mashhad 13131-99137, Iran. masoud.keykha90@gmail.com
Key Words SARS-CoV-2; Omicron; BA.2; B.1.1.529.2; Subvariant
Core Tip BA.2 is novel omicron offshoot that goes viral. There is limit knowledge regarding this variant of concern. Current evidence suggested this variant is more contagious but less severe than previous severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 previous variants. However, there is concern regarding the virus mutations that could be influenced pathogenicity, transmissibility as well as immune evasion.
Publish Date 2022-11-23 13:56
Citation Roohani J, Keikha M. Global challenge with the SARS-CoV-2 omicron BA.2 (B.1.1.529.2) subvariant: Should we be concerned? World J Virol 2022; 11(6): 496-501
URL https://www.wjgnet.com/2220-3249/full/v11/i6/496.htm
DOI https://dx.doi.org/10.5501/wjv.v11.i6.496
Full Article (PDF) WJV-11-496.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJV-11-496.docx
Manuscript File 77768_Auto_Edited-LM.docx
Answering Reviewers 77768-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 77768-Audio core tip.mp3
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 77768-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 77768-Copyright license agreement.pdf
Non-Native Speakers of English Editing Certificate 77768-Language certificate.pdf
Peer-review Report 77768-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 77768-Bing-Wang JJ-2.png
Scientific Editor Work List 77768-Scientific editor work list.pdf