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Fatal Coronavirus Widespread in Saudi Camels, Suggesting Source

Fatal Coronavirus Widespread in Saudi Camels, Suggesting Source | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
The deadly coronavirus linked to the
Middle East was detected in three-quarters of samples taken from
camels across Saudi Arabia, showing it’s widespread in the
country and suggesting a way to control transmission.
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Saudi Arabia reports another death from SARS-like virus; 61 dead - CTV News

Saudi Arabia reports another death from SARS-like virus; 61 dead - CTV News | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
CTV News Saudi Arabia reports another death from SARS-like virus; 61 dead CTV News RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -- Saudi Arabia says a woman has died from a new respiratory virus related to SARS, bringing to 61 the number of deaths in the kingdom at the...
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Saudi Arabia confirmed two new MERS-CoV cases in Al-Ahsa and Riyadh, one fatal (MoH, February 20 2014) - FluTrackers

Saudi Arabia confirmed two new MERS-CoV cases in Al-Ahsa and Riyadh, one fatal (MoH, February 20 2014) - FluTrackers | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Saudi Arabia confirmed two new MERS-CoV cases in Al-Ahsa and Riyadh, one fatal (MoH, February 20 2014) Novel Coronavirus - NCoV ( hCoV-EMC) 2012 - 2013 (RT @FluTrackers: #Saudi Arabia confirmed 2 new #coronavirus cases in Al-Ahsa & Riyadh, 1 fatal...
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Saudi Arabia reports another fatality from new, SARS-like virus; total ...

Saudi Arabia reports another fatality from new, SARS-like virus; total ... | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Saudi Arabia reports another fatality from new, SARS-like virus; total deaths at 60 17 Feb 2014 Saudi Arabia says a Saudi man has died from a new respiratory virus related to SARS, bringing to 60 the number of deaths in the ...
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Red flags in China's disease control | East Asia Forum

Red flags in China's disease control | East Asia Forum | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Not only do local governments continue to arbitrarily assign disease control targets for health authorities to fulfill but the political leaders still have the final say in deciding whether to publicise a new disease outbreak or not.
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MERS Coronavirus hits Middle East

MERS Coronavirus hits Middle East | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV), also termed EMC/2012 (HCoV-EMC/2012, is becoming a cause of concern worldwide after cases of infect (MERS Coronavirus hits Middle East http://t.co/ZKA0SS7F9W)...
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MERS linked to stillbirth in pregnant woman | Infectious Disease

MERS linked to stillbirth in pregnant woman | Infectious Disease | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Infectious Disease | Officials from the CDC and the Jordan Ministry of Health confirmed a second-trimester stillbirth in a pregnant woman with the Middle East respiratory syndrome, or MERS, coronavirus, according to a report in The Journal of...
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Dromedaries infected with MERS-Coronavirus | Antigone

Dromedaries infected with MERS-Coronavirus | Antigone | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
dromedary 2 dromedary 3 Scientists from the Netherlands, the U.K., and Qatar proved for the first time that dromedary camels can be infected with MERS-coronavirus. In a study co-funded by ANTIGONE and Emperie—two ...
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New coronavirus found in UAE camels

New coronavirus found in UAE camels | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
The newly identified virus is a betacoronavirus, a group that also includes MERS-CoV. (Seek & ye shall find? Scientists from Hong Kong, UAE report another new #coronavirus in camels.
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Jordan records third MERS coronavirus fatality - Examiner.com

Jordan records third MERS coronavirus fatality - Examiner.com | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Examiner.com Jordan records third MERS coronavirus fatality Examiner.com The Middle Eastern Kingdom of Jordan is reporting the first fatal case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in a man in his eighties, according to an...
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New Case Of MERS Infection Reported In Saudi Arabia: WHO - RTT News

New Case Of MERS Infection Reported In Saudi Arabia: WHO - RTT News | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
New Case Of MERS Infection Reported In Saudi Arabia: WHO
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The deadly Novel Coronavirus (NCoV) strain, recently renamed MERS-CoV, reflects the fact that most of the reported cases are from that region, mainly Saudi Arabia.
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Stillbirth during infection with Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV)

Stillbirth during infection with Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
RT @MERS_CoV_Virus: Stillbirth during infection with Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) http://t.co/vN3w6lMOnU
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A TIME'S MEMORY: Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus ...

Disease outbreak news / 4 February 2014. On 28 January 2014, ... WHO encourages all Member States to continue their surveillance for severe acute respiratory infections (SARI) and to carefully review any unusual patterns.
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Camels Linked to Spread of Deadly Virus in People

Camels Linked to Spread of Deadly Virus in People | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
A study suggests that camels are the major source of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, a viral disease that has sickened 182 people and killed 79 of them since it was first detected in 2012. (Specifically, MERS nCOV.
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MERS coronavirus tally: ECDC - The Global Dispatch

MERS coronavirus tally: ECDC - The Global Dispatch | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
MERS coronavirus tally: ECDC
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Media Statements - MOH: ‘Two New Cases of Novel Coronavirus Recorded in Al-Ahsa and Riyadh’

RT @MicrobesInfect: Two New Cases of Novel Coronavirus Recorded in in Saudi Arabia http://t.co/dEBCok6qsR MERS-CoV #coronavirus
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Spread, Circulation, and Evolution of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus

Spread, Circulation, and Evolution of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus http://t.co/szOAspWWqN
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SARS-like virus claims 60th victim in Saudi Arabia - CBC.ca

SARS-like virus claims 60th victim in Saudi Arabia - CBC.ca | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
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SARS-like virus claims 60th victim in Saudi Arabia
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Saudi Arabia says a Saudi man has died from a new respiratory virus related to SARS, bringing to 60 the number of deaths in the kingdom at the centre of the outbreak.
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WHO: More research is needed

WHO: More research is needed Coronavirus: More research is needed, says WHO The World Health Organization (WHO) says that more research is needed to find out...
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Novel Coronavirus (NCoV) Update | A Safer Way to Travel

Novel Coronavirus (NCoV) Update | A Safer Way to Travel | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
There are fresh reports of an additional four laboratory-confirmed cases with infection of the novel coronavirus (NCoV) in Saudi Arabia. This news...
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Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus: quantification of the ...

The novel Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) had, as of Aug 8, 2013, caused 111 virologically confirmed or probable human cases of infection worldwide. We analysed epidemiological and genetic ...
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Flu Scan for Feb 10, 2014 - CIDRAP

Flu Scan for Feb 10, 2014 - CIDRAP | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Flu Scan for Feb 10, 2014 CIDRAP Most of a group of French pilgrims who traveled to Saudi Arabia for the Hajj last fall had respiratory symptoms during their journey, and some had influenza, but none tested positive for the Middle East respiratory...
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Another Case Of MERS Infection Reported In UAE - RTT News

Another Case Of MERS Infection Reported In UAE - RTT News | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Another Case Of MERS Infection Reported In UAE
RTT News
The deadly Novel Coronavirus (NCoV) strain, recently renamed MERS-CoV, reflects the fact that most of the reported cases are from that region, mainly Saudi Arabia.
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Slowing down the spread of MERS

Slowing down the spread of MERS | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Scientists have identified two peptides from the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) that hint at the deadly pathogen’s ability to enter host cells. They hope to use this finding as a means to slow down the spread of the virus.
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Coronavirus could end up going global

Coronavirus could end up going global | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
TORONTO — People who think the new coronavirus couldn’t take off and cause a SARS-like crisis may have forgotten a phenomenon that was a game-changer during SARS — patients called superspreaders.
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