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Watching the detectives

Watching the detectives | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Us? IN APRIL 2012, two Jordanians died of a mysterious respiratory illness. Shortly afterwards another man with similar symptoms died in Saudi Arabia. For a moment,...
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10 new MERS coronavirus cases bring global total to 104

10 new MERS coronavirus cases bring global total to 104 | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Ten new cases of the MERS coronavirus in Saudi Arabia have brought the global total to 104, including 49 deaths.
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Pew Scholar Finds Possible Source of MERS Coronavirus

Pew Scholar Finds Possible Source of MERS Coronavirus | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Ian Lipkin, a 1991 Pew scholar and director of Columbia University’s Center for Infection & Immunity, led a research project linking Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) to bats.
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Qatari MERS-CoV Ramadan Links Raise Concerns

Recombinomics Commentary (RT @hniman: #Ramadan links to Qatari #MERS-Cov cases raise concerns #SARS-like #nCoV #coronavirus #beta2c http://t.co/Rvj0si0kSp)...
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Coronavirus In Bat Species Genetic Match To Human MERS - Health News - redOrbit

Coronavirus In Bat Species Genetic Match To Human MERS - Health News - redOrbit | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Researchers have discovered the first concrete evidence of animal to human transmission, a correlation that could have strong implications in finding a cure, or at least a vaccine, for MERS coronavirus in humans.
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The Age of Context, and How It Will Change Our Lives

The Age of Context, and How It Will Change Our Lives | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
We live in a wash of social media and ever-present computing, and it’s already had an impact on our lives. But as I argue in the forthcoming book that Shel Israel and I are working on, The Age of Context, ...

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Deadly Coronavirus Found in Bats: Scientific American

Deadly Coronavirus Found in Bats: Scientific American | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
A new discovery hints at the virus's source, but how it spreads to humans remains unknown (Deadly Coronavirus Found in Bats http://t.co/G91yLdSfRZ)
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Saudi-American medical team isolate new strand of coronavirus - Kuwait News Agency

Saudi-American medical team isolate new strand of coronavirus - Kuwait News Agency | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Saudi-American medical team isolate new strand of coronavirus Kuwait News Agency There was a possibility that other animals could be carrying the disease, said the statement, adding that more tests were needed to determine if the new strand of the...
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Ahead of Print - Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus in Bats, Saudi Arabia - Vol. 19 No. 11 - November 2013 - Emerging Infectious Disease journal - CDC

Ahead of Print - Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus in Bats, Saudi Arabia - Vol. 19 No. 11 - November 2013 - Emerging Infectious Disease journal - CDC | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
The source of human infection with Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus remains unknown. Molecular investigation indicated that bats in Saudi Arabia are infected with several alphacoronaviruses and betacoronaviruses.
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MERS Virus Discovered in Bat Near Site of Outbreak in Saudi Arabia

MERS Virus Discovered in Bat Near Site of Outbreak in Saudi Arabia | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
First Study of MERS Animal Host in Saudi Arabia; Led by Columbia University, EcoHealth Alliance, and the Ministry of Health of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. (Bats are cute but carry disease!
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Indonesia to educate pilgrims about MERS risk | Arab News — Saudi Arabia News, Middle East News, Opinion, Economy and more.

Indonesia to educate pilgrims about MERS risk | Arab News — Saudi Arabia News, Middle East News, Opinion, Economy and more. | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Arab News, an English-language daily, is a leading source of commentaries and news on Saudi Arabia, sports, business, Islam, lifestyle and more.
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Korean suspected of MERS infection dies in Saudi Arabia

Korean suspected of MERS infection dies in Saudi Arabia | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
A Korean man suspected to have contracted a new coronavirus that causes Middle East Respiratory Syndrome died in Saudi A...
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Bahrain News Agency | No Records of any Cases of Coronavirus during the Holy Month of Ramadan, Saudi Minister of Health stresses

Bahrain News Agency | No Records of any Cases of Coronavirus during the Holy Month of Ramadan, Saudi Minister of Health stresses | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
RT @HelenBranswell: #KSA says no #MERS cases reported in 5 mil Umrah pilgrims. All but 200,000 have headed home. http://t.co/bL8LohOIfL h/t…
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WHO | Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) - update

WHO | Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) - update | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
RT @MERS_CoV_Virus: WHO | Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) - update http://t.co/eYQPaDdZXb
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WHO | Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) - update

WHO | Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) - update | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
WHO has been informed of an additional two laboratory-confirmed cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection in Qatar.
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Two deaths, six new MERS virus cases in Saudi: WHO

Two deaths, six new MERS virus cases in Saudi: WHO | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Eight new cases of the deadly coronavirus MERS, a SARS-like infection, have been registered in Saudi Arabia, the World Health Organisation said on Wednesday.
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WHO | Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) - update

WHO | Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) - update | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
WHO has been informed of an additional eight laboratory-confirmed cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection in Saudi Arabia.
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Another Saudi dies of MERS coronavirus - ArabianBusiness.com

Another Saudi dies of MERS coronavirus - ArabianBusiness.com | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
ArabianBusiness.com Another Saudi dies of MERS coronavirus ArabianBusiness.com The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV), which can cause coughing, fever and pneumonia, has been reported in people in the Gulf, France, Germany,...
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Saudis cite 2 more MERS cases; Italian cluster profiled

Saudis cite 2 more MERS cases; Italian cluster profiled | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Details on new cases and a death in Riyadh region as well as on a man in Florence who apparently acquired the infection in Jordan and subsequently transmitted it to a young niece and a co-worker back home.
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Deadly coronavirus found in bats

Deadly coronavirus found in bats | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Discovery hints at virus’s source, but how it spreads to humans remains unknown. (Deadly coronavirus found in bats http://t.co/POYkKpjD5h)
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Qatar announces first case of MERS virus

Qatar announces first case of MERS virus | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
59-year-old man infected with coronavirus which has killed 46 people since September, mostly in Saudi Arabia.

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Hong Kong, Fever patient with travel history under CHP investigation (August 22 2013) - FluTrackers

Hong Kong, Fever patient with travel history under CHP investigation (August 22 2013) - FluTrackers | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Hong Kong, Fever patient with travel history under CHP investigation (August 22 2013) Novel Coronavirus - NCoV ( hCoV-EMC) 2012 - 2013 (RT @ironorehopper: #HK, #Fever patient w/ #travel history under CHP investigation (August 22 2013) @FluTrackers...
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MERS case in Qatar

MERS case in Qatar | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Health authorities in Qatar announce the first case of MERS coronavirus in the Gulf state, with a 59-year-old man infected. (MERS case in Qatar: Health authorities in Qatar announce the first case of MERS coronavirus in the Gulf state,...
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The Arab Camel 'Guilty' for Sars-like Virus - Walid Shoebat

The Arab Camel 'Guilty' for Sars-like Virus - Walid Shoebat | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Middle East respiratory syndrome corona virus, a Sars-like virus could have come from camels, prompting further investigation into camel meat. Tests on a group of 50 single-humped Arabian, retired racing camels in Oman ...
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Pandemic Information News: WHO: Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) summary and literature update – as of 13 August 2013

Pandemic Information News: WHO: Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) summary and literature update – as of 13 August 2013 | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
WHO: Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) summary and literature update… http://t.co/GADykqHXOg
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