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Table 1 Categorization of needed research questions and challenges

From: Knowledge gaps and national research priorities for COVID-19 in Iran

Research area


Research question

Research area A: Research areas introduced by GloPID-R include virology, disease transmission and diagnosis, the role of animals and the environment, epidemiology, clinical management, infection control, evaluation of the effectiveness of treatments, and vaccine production

No challenge was expressed by the participants in these areas

Research area B: HPSR and areas of ethics and social sciences from the GloPID-R classification