Journal of Global Infectious Diseases

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Year
: 2022  |  Volume : 14  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 47--49

Why should RNA viruses have all the fun – Monkeypox, a close relative of smallpox and a DNA virus


Suman Thakur1, Dhanashree Kelkar2, Suneela Garg3, Sunil Kumar Raina4, Fatimah Lateef5, Ishwar Gilada6, Vivek Kumar7, Sanjeev Bhoi8, Sagar Galwankar2, Vivek Chauhan9 
1 Department of Microbiology, IGMC, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India
2 Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Florida, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
3 Department of Community Medicine, MAMC, New Delhi, India
4 Department of Community Medicine, Dr. RPGMC, Kangra, Himachal Pradesh, India
5 Department of Emergency Medicine, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore
6 Unison Medicare and Research Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
7 Department of Critical Care Medicine, Reliance Foundation Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
8 Department of Emergency Medicine, JPNATC, AIIMS, New Delhi, India
9 Department of Medicine, IGMC, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Vivek Chauhan
Department of Medicine, IGMC, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
India




How to cite this article:
Thakur S, Kelkar D, Garg S, Raina SK, Lateef F, Gilada I, Kumar V, Bhoi S, Galwankar S, Chauhan V. Why should RNA viruses have all the fun – Monkeypox, a close relative of smallpox and a DNA virus.J Global Infect Dis 2022;14:47-49


How to cite this URL:
Thakur S, Kelkar D, Garg S, Raina SK, Lateef F, Gilada I, Kumar V, Bhoi S, Galwankar S, Chauhan V. Why should RNA viruses have all the fun – Monkeypox, a close relative of smallpox and a DNA virus. J Global Infect Dis [serial online] 2022 [cited 2022 Nov 30 ];14:47-49
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