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Hong Kong, Patient with respiratory symptoms and travel history under CHP investigation (October 6 2013) - FluTrackers

Hong Kong, Patient with respiratory symptoms and travel history under CHP investigation (October 6 2013) - FluTrackers | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Hong Kong, Patient with respiratory symptoms and travel history under CHP investigation (October 6 2013) Novel Coronavirus - NCoV ( hCoV-EMC) 2012 - 2013 (#HK, Patient with #respiratory symptoms and #travel history under CHP investigation (Oct 6 13)...
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Scientists raise concerns about Mers as millions travel to Mecca for Haj ... - The National

Scientists raise concerns about Mers as millions travel to Mecca for Haj ... - The National | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
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Saudi Arabia: New Infections Raise Virus Cases to 136 - New York Times

Saudi Arabia: New Infections Raise Virus Cases to 136 - New York Times | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
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Saudi Arabia: New Infections Raise Virus Cases to 136
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MERS stands for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome. It is believed to be spread by bats and possibly camels.
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Saudi Arabia warns Hajj pilgrims about coronavirus

Saudi Arabia warns Hajj pilgrims about coronavirus | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Health officials warn pilgrims descending on Saudi Arabia for the Hajj to wear face masks and be mindful of hygiene to avoid virus spread.
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Are bats carrying the next plague? - Toronto Star

Are bats carrying the next plague? - Toronto Star | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Are bats carrying the next plague?
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So Wang's theory is that they have also evolved to develop more robust DNA damage repair and immune systems — and a byproduct of that is their ability to tolerate more viruses.
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Saudis report more MERS-CoV cases; serologic study draws blank

Saudis report more MERS-CoV cases; serologic study draws blank | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Saudi Arabia reported three more MERS-CoV cases today, while a serologic study of children and men in eastern Saudi Arabia found no evidence of exposure.
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Ahead of Print - Lack of MERS Coronavirus Neutralizing Antibodies in Humans, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia - Vol. 19 No. 12 - December 2013 - Emerging Infectious Disease journal - CDC

Ahead of Print - Lack of MERS Coronavirus Neutralizing Antibodies in Humans, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia - Vol. 19 No. 12 - December 2013 - Emerging Infectious Disease journal - CDC | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
We used a lentiviral vector bearing the viral spike protein to detect neutralizing antibodies against Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in persons from the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia.

Via Mel Melendrez-Vallard
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WHO committee: MERS coronavirus advice includes increased surveillance related to Hajj pilgrims

WHO committee: MERS coronavirus advice includes increased surveillance related to Hajj pilgrims | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
WHO committee: MERS coronavirus advice includes increased surveillance related to Hajj pilgrims http://t.co/aF7zCrf6YY
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Reports detail changing pattern of MERS-CoV cases - CIDRAP

Reports detail changing pattern of MERS-CoV cases - CIDRAP | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
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Reports detail changing pattern of MERS-CoV cases
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That report and one from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) said about a quarter of all MERS-CoV infections have been healthcare-associated.
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MERS WHO and KSA Transparency Concerns Increase

Recombinomics Commentary (WHO and KSA #MERS Transparency Concerns Increase #nCoV #coronavirus #SARS-like #beta2c http://t.co/nvfTDok6lM)
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Inhibition of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) Infection by Anti-CD26 Monoclonal Antibody

JVI: Inhibition of #MERS-CoV Infection by Anti-CD26 Monoclonal Antibody http://t.co/63JWYqTHBt

Via Gilbert Faure au nom de l'ASSIM
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Pilgrims. Progress?

Pilgrims. Progress? | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
The Hajj, the biggest gathering in the Muslim calendar, also risks the spread of diseases, including MERS. (#Pilgrims. Progress?
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As pilgrims leave for Haj, health experts warn of Middle East virus - Indian Express

As pilgrims leave for Haj, health experts warn of Middle East virus - Indian Express | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
With more than 1.(#India: As #pilgrims leave for #Haj, health experts warn of Middle East #virus http://t.co/fl3TWm5avB #nCoV #coronavirus #Saudi #KSA)...
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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 six laboratory-confirmed cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection in Saudi Arabia.
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Six other Saudis infected by SARS-like virus - Press TV

Six other Saudis infected by SARS-like virus - Press TV | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
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Six other Saudis infected by SARS-like virus
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Six other Saudis infected by SARS-like virus. The picture shows Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) seen under an electron microscope.
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Saudi minister unveils plans to ensure hajj pilgrims’ safety

Saudi minister unveils plans to ensure hajj pilgrims’ safety | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Saudi Minister of Health Abdullah al-Rabeea said on Wednesday that his ministry has devised a thorou (#Saudi minister unveils plans to ensure #hajj #pilgrims’ safety http://t.co/gcWWku9rkT ...
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MERS-CoV

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Colorized transmission electron micrograph of the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus. Credit: NIAID ("Colorized transmission electron micrograph of the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus.
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Saudi Arabia MERS coronavirus case count now at 114 - The Global Dispatch

Saudi Arabia MERS coronavirus case count now at 114 - The Global Dispatch | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
Saudi Arabia MERS coronavirus case count now at 114 The Global Dispatch The number of people reported from Saudi Arabia confirmed positive for the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) has reached 114 cases after the Saudi Health...
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MERS guidelines cause confusion in schools

MERS guidelines cause confusion in schools | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
DOHA:  A set of unusual guidelines issued by the health authorities to Independent schools related to the coronavirus — Middle East Respiratory (#Qatar: #MERS guidelines cause #confusion in schools http://t.co/vj4ZIWDz7c...
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CDC-MERS-Interim Guidance for Preventing Spread in Homes and Communities

CDC-MERS-Interim Guidance for Preventing Spread in Homes and Communities | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
CDC wants to make sure that you are protected if there is ever a case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in the United States. The following guidance can help prevent MERS-CoV from spreading in homes and communities.
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SARS Virus Treatments Could Hold the Key for Treatment of the ...

SARS Virus Treatments Could Hold the Key for Treatment of the ... | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
SARS Virus Treatments Could Hold the Key for Treatment of the Lethal Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) Outbreak. Recent paper published in International Journal of Infectious Diseases reviews ...
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WHO | WHO Statement on the Third Meeting of the IHR Emergency Committee concerning MERS-CoV

WHO | WHO Statement on the Third Meeting of the IHR Emergency Committee concerning MERS-CoV | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
The International Health Regulations Emergency Committee on MERS-CoV met today for the third time to update its assessment of the global state of this disease event. The Committee's advice remains unchanged.
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Bahrain News Agency | MOH ready to combat coronavirus

Bahrain News Agency | MOH ready to combat coronavirus | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
MOH ready to combat coronavirus - Bahrain News Agency : http://t.co/qclPL5gkwi
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Macaque model: MERS coronavirus settles deep in lungs - Medical Xpress

Macaque model: MERS coronavirus settles deep in lungs - Medical Xpress | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
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Macaque model: MERS coronavirus settles deep in lungs
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MERS-CoV particles as seen by negative stain electron microscopy. Virions contain characteristic club-like projections emanating from the viral membrane.
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MERS At One: The Deadly Virus Drizzle

MERS At One: The Deadly Virus Drizzle | MERS-CoV | Scoop.it
We have the dubious privilege of observing a new disease in the midst of being born. The disease could go on to spread around the world, stall out as a minor, local blight, or disappear altogether....
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