*  Widest study highlights risks from MERS virus | Diseases & Conditions News
Such characteristics are shared with MERS` coronavirus cousin, Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), which triggered a ... global health scare a decade ago, they wrote. The two viruses also have the same incubation period. ... admitted to Saudi hospitals with Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS).. The vast majority of the patients had fever, ... "This high mortality rate with MERS is probably spurious due to the fact that we are only picking up severe cases and missing a ...
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*  Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome-associated Coronavirus in Lung Tissue - Volume 10, Number 1-January 2004 - Emerging...
... and specific test for SARS-associated coronavirus (CoV). We used a standardized reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction ... Efforts to contain severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) have been limited by the lack of a standardized, sensitive, ... Global efforts to contain SARS have been severely impeded by the lack of a standardized, sensitive, and specific diagnostic ... Peiris JS, Lai ST, Poon LL, Guan Y, Yam LY, Lim W, Coronavirus as a possible cause of severe acute respiratory syndrome. Lancet ...
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*  New SARS-like virus infects Briton in 10th global case - Taipei Times
A new virus from the same family as SARS that sparked a global alert in September last year has been found in another patient ... or Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome - a coronavirus which emerged in China in 2002 and killed about a 10th of the 8,000 people ... Symptoms include severe respiratory illness, fever, coughing and breathing difficulties.. The WHO said the new patient, who is ... A new virus from the same family as SARS that sparked a global alert in September last year has been found in another patient ...
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*  Microbes Book | Avian Influenza | Public Health
The new disease was named severe acute respiratory syndrome, or SARS. A global research effort resulted in rapidly identifying ... Prior to the emergence of SARS, coronaviruses were best known for their role in causing up to 30 percent of common colds in ... Acute infections Chronic infections Latent infections ACUTE INFECTIONS Acute infections are usually severe and last a short ... severe acute respiratory syndrome), and avian influenza (bird flu). West Nile virus infection In the early summer of 1999, a ...
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*  Coronavirus Escape from Heptad Repeat 2 (HR2)-Derived Peptide Entry Inhibition as a Result of Mutations in the HR1 Domain of...
... as illustrated by the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) coronavirus, which caused the global SARS epidemic in 2002-2003 ... Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus (SARS-CoV) infection inhibition using spike protein heptad repeat-derived ... Entry of the enveloped coronaviruses is mediated by the viral spike (S) protein. The coronavirus S protein belongs to the class ... Coronaviruses as vectors: position dependence of foreign gene expression. J. Virol. 7711312-11323. [PMC free article] [PubMed] ...
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*  2 Investing in Global Health for America | Global Health and the Future Role of the United States | The National Academies Press
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*  Cell Response to New Coronavirus Unveils Possible Paths to Treatments | Infection Control Today
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*  Diseases Go Global | Globalization101
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*  New coronavirus infections reinforce need for effective public health response | Emory University | Atlanta, GA
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*  2012 Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus outbreak - Wikipedia
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*  Saudi review finds over 100 more MERS infections - The Blade
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*  A Correctional Perspective on SARS - TheBody.com
The sudden global emergence of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) has sickened over 8,000 individuals, crippled health ... The sudden global emergence of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) has sickened over 8,000 individuals, crippled health ... RT-PCR can rapidly document the presence of coronavirus RNA. Antibody response is now known to develop over time in serum; ... autopsy findings consistent with pneumonia or respiratory distress syndrome without an identifiable cause. ...
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*  Coming, ready or not - NextBillion
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*  Mathematical models for assessing the role of airflow on the risk of airborne infection in hospital wards | Journal of The...
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*  Endemic zoonoses in the tropics: a public health problem hiding in plain sight | Veterinary Record
... severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus (SARS-CoV) and Ebola. Early advocates of One Health such as Calvin Schwabe became ... WHO (2015) Global burden of disease. www.who.int/topics/global_burden_of_disease/en/. Accessed February 10, 2015. ... only 13.5 per cent of confirmed cases of acute Q fever presented with respiratory symptoms (Lai and others 2014). ... 2012b) Global burden of human brucellosis: a systematic review of disease frequency. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases 6, pe1865 ...
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*  SARS virus capsid protein - Stock Image F009/6240 - Science Photo Library
The virus caused a global outbreak of a pneumonia-like disease in 2003. - Stock Image F009/6240 ... coronavirus to the virus's RNA (ribonucleic acid), which holds its genetic code. This property helps the viruses assemble as ... This protein is responsible for binding the capsid (outer coat) of the SARS (severe acute respiratory syndrome) ... This protein is responsible for binding the capsid (outer coat) of the SARS (severe acute respiratory syndrome) coronavirus to ...
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*  Protocols and Video Articles Authored by Thomas O. Metz
... and coronaviruses [severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus (SARS-CoV) and Middle East respiratory syndrome CoV (MERS-CoV ... While successful respiratory viruses overcome individual ISG effectors, analysis of the global ISG response and subsequent ... severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus (SARS-CoV), and Middle East respiratory syndrome CoV (MERS-CoV) infection. The ... Respiratory infections stemming from influenza viruses and the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome corona virus (SARS-CoV) ...
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*  Avian Flu Diary: EID Journal: Evidence-Based Options for Controlling Respiratory Virus Transmission
Recent examples include the global outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome caused by a coronavirus in 2003-04 (1), the ... available options for control of a newly emerged respiratory pathogen such as the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus ... and the ongoing outbreaks of Middle Eastern respiratory syndrome (MERS) caused by another coronavirus (3). Human respiratory ... CDC CIDRAP CORONAVIRUS Dengue Egypt EIDs Flublogia H5N1 H5N8 H5N6 H7N9 HHS Influenza NDM-1 MERS-CoV Prepare READY.GOV Research ...
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*  Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS): Practice Essentials, Pathophysiology, Etiology
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*  GHI in Action | Global Health Institute
Aside from well-established things like rabies virus, SARS coronavirus (the virus that causes severe acute respiratory syndrome ... "That's why kids with the CDHR3 high-risk mutation are at increased risk for being hospitalized with severe respiratory illness ... "The global health community must remain vigilant. The increase in global travel, overlap of human and animal habitats, climate ... "A number of common challenges face global health education efforts, including: lack of access to didactic global health ...
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*  Clinical Description of a Completed Outbreak of SARS in Vietnam, February-May, 2003
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*  Yuen Kwok-yung - Wikipedia
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*  Ebola, plague, SARS… Emerging viruses, an unpredictable threat- News from the Institut Pasteur
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*  Keep Your Employees Safe from the MERS Virus
This disease, Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (SARS-CoV), was on the verge of becoming a pandemic. According to ... As more companies send employees on global travel, it's important for safety and health managers to have a proper infection ... In April 2012, a new coronavirus emerged in the Middle East: Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV). Formerly ... Most individuals who get infected experience severe acute respiratory illness with symptoms of fever, cough and shortness of ...
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*  UN health chief urges global cooperation to tackle novel coronavirus threat | UN News
The head of the United Nations health agency has sounded the alarm over novel coronavirus, and stressed the need for countries ... from the common cold to Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), according to WHO. Viruses of this family also cause a number ... UN health chief urges global cooperation to tackle novel coronavirus threat. PAHO/WHO ... Novel coronavirus is a particular strain of coronavirus that has not been previously identified in humans. "There is very ...
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