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US Pig Farm Samples Positive for Porcine Delta Corona Virus: 381 – ThePigSite.com


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US Pig Farm Samples Positive for Porcine Delta Corona Virus: 381
ThePigSite.com
US – Porcine Delta Corona virus (PDCoV) has been detected in six more positive samples in the most recent week, bringing the total number of positive samples so far to 381 from pig farms in 17 states. For the latest weekly report – for the week of 23

Posted on 1 September 2014 | 7:48 am

Saudi government to ensure infection-free Haj – gulfnews.com


The Express Tribune

Saudi government to ensure infection-free Haj
gulfnews.com
Riyadh: In the wake of the Ebola and Coronavirus-Mers outbreak, the Saudi government has said it will screen Haj pilgrims this year. The health ministry has made arrangements to screen the pilgrims for the Coronavirus (Mers-CoV) and Ebola Virus Disease …
First Hajj flight from Islamabad todayPakistan Observer

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Posted on 31 August 2014 | 8:58 am

Researchers reveal transmission rate of MERS coronavirus – News-Medical.net


Researchers reveal transmission rate of MERS coronavirus
News-Medical.net
The MERS coronavirus has caused disease outbreaks across the Arabian Peninsula and spread to Europe several times. The severe pneumonia virus has claimed the lives of several hundred people since its discovery in 2012. For a long time, scientists …

Posted on 29 August 2014 | 3:54 pm

International Conference on Novel Swine Enteric Coronavirus Diseases – ThePigSite.com


ThePigSite.com

International Conference on Novel Swine Enteric Coronavirus Diseases
ThePigSite.com
US – If you are a pork producer or veterinarian interested in learning more about the federal government's role in Porcine Epidemic Diarrhoea Virus (PEDV), you may be interested in an international conference on novel Swine Enteric Coronavirus Diseases …

Posted on 28 August 2014 | 9:04 am

How MERS jumped from bats to humans—and whether other viruses might, too – Ars Technica


Ars Technica

How MERS jumped from bats to humans—and whether other viruses might, too
Ars Technica
Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) is a viral respiratory illness that is caused by the coronavirus MERS-CoV, and it currently has a 36 percent fatality rate in humans. Research suggests that MERS-CoV most likely originated in bats and was then …
MERS Virus Doesn't Spread Easily in Households, Study SuggestsLiveScience.com
MERS containment more of a priority than EbolaJakarta Post
Saudi Arabia reports new MERS case in Dammam manOutbreak News Today

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Posted on 26 August 2014 | 5:05 pm

Marmosets may help humans fight deadly coronavirus – Science AAAS


Science AAAS

Marmosets may help humans fight deadly coronavirus
Science AAAS
An animal model that closely mimics a disease in humans gives a huge boost to researchers attempting to combat it. But those developed to date for Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV), which has caused nearly 900 cases of disease …
Remember MERS? Scientists Want Treatments to be Ready, Unlike EbolaTIME
Scientists finally find a good MERS animal model, but marmosets a mixed blessingNews1130

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Posted on 21 August 2014 | 7:02 pm

Equine Coronavirus Identified in European Horses – TheHorse.com


TheHorse.com

Equine Coronavirus Identified in European Horses
TheHorse.com
“However, from what we know of coronavirus in humans, it's possible that the virus could suddenly emerge and cause epidemics,” he added. “So owners should be aware of it and should isolate symptomatic horses, especially foals younger than 6 months old.

Posted on 17 August 2014 | 12:09 pm

MERS Coronavirus Defeated by AsepticSure – Wall Street Journal


MERS Coronavirus Defeated by AsepticSure
Wall Street Journal
"Medizone has now completed multiple decontamination runs with well characterized samples of Adenovirus and MERS Coronavirus," stated Dr Michael Shannon, Medizone's President. "We are pleased to announce that each run has shown 100% kill in a …

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Posted on 4 August 2014 | 2:10 pm

10 new cases of Mers coronavirus in Saudi Arabia – The National


Independent Online

10 new cases of Mers coronavirus in Saudi Arabia
The National
RIYADH // Saudi Arabia reported 10 confirmed new cases of a deadly respiratory disease during Islam's fasting month of Ramadan, and subsequent Eid Al Fitr holiday, after fears that an influx of pilgrims over the period might spread the infection more
MERS Slowing Down in Saudi ArabiaDubai Chronicle
MERS on the decline, says MoHArab News
MERS outbreak slowing: Saudi MOHOutbreak News Today

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Posted on 4 August 2014 | 7:17 am

Diet, antibiotics used to treat corona virus – Boston Herald


Diet, antibiotics used to treat corona virus
Boston Herald
My two cats seem to have chronic diarrhea or inflammatory bowel disease. Both are exotic breed cats, and several fecal exams were done that came up as being negative for parasites and giardia. Then my veterinarian suggested a diarrhea panel that …

Posted on 3 August 2014 | 4:05 am

Coronavirus – Yahoo News Search Results

Saudi government to ensure infection free Hajj

Riyadh, Aug 31 (IANS) In the wake of the Ebola and Coronavirus outbreak, the Saudi government has said it will screen Hajj pilgrims this year. The health ministry has made arrangements to screen the pilgrims for the Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) and Ebola Virus Disease (EVD). The ministry also plans to provide pilgrims with health care services in the holy city of Makkah and at the main entry points of …

Posted on 31 August 2014 | 5:06 am

MERS: Low transmissibility, dangerous illness

The MERS coronavirus has caused disease outbreaks across the Arabian Peninsula and spread to Europe several times. The severe pneumonia virus has claimed the lives of several hundred people since its discovery in 2012. For a long time, scientists have been puzzled over how easily the pathogen spreads from human to human. An international team of researchers has now come to the conclusion that …

Posted on 30 August 2014 | 5:03 pm

Thousands of doctors trained to fight infections during Haj

 Health authorities in Makkah have begun training their personnel, including nurses and doctors, in dealing with prevention of infection of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-coronavirus (MERS-CoV) during the Haj season. The infection control management and effective preventive measures are needed for such a massive gathering, said Dr. Abdul Salam Noorwali, director of the Ministry of Health …

Posted on 30 August 2014 | 6:30 am

Researchers reveal transmission rate of MERS coronavirus

The MERS coronavirus has caused disease outbreaks across the Arabian Peninsula and spread to Europe several times. The severe pneumonia virus has claimed the lives of several hundred people since its discovery in 2012.

Posted on 29 August 2014 | 3:57 pm

Systematic review

Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) is a zoonotic infection causing severe viral pneumonia, with index cases having resided in or recently travelled to the Arabian peninsula, and is a global concern for public health.

Posted on 29 August 2014 | 1:20 am

MERS Virus Doesn't Spread Easily in Households, Study Suggests

The deadly virus called Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus, or MERS-CoV, spreads among people within households at a lower rate than seasonal flu viruses, a new study suggests. The researchers tested the family members of 26 MERS patients, and found that only 12 of the 280 relatives living with the infected people had also probably been infected, judging from the antibodies in their …

Posted on 28 August 2014 | 3:46 pm

How MERS jumped from bats to humans—and whether other viruses might, too

Spiked proteins make it easier for MERS to cross species.

Posted on 26 August 2014 | 5:20 pm

Chikungunya fever: Invasion of Americas by mosquito-borne virus is likely, experts say

While media attention has been focused recently on coronavirus cases in the Arabian peninsula and the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, experts note that another threat lies in the spread of Chikungunya fever, an illness that is transmitted by mosquitoes and can cause fever, joint and muscle pain, headaches, and rashes. While it does not often cause death, the symptoms can be severe and disabling …

Posted on 18 August 2014 | 7:23 pm

MoH reports 2 MERS cases after lull

In this file photo taken in May 2014 at the height of the MERS coronavirus crisis, Muslim women wear protective masks as they perform Umrah in the holy city of Makkah. After a long lull, the corovirus that has killed more than 300 people worldwide if feared to be making a comeback.

Posted on 11 August 2014 | 4:24 pm

MERS Coronavirus Defeated by AsepticSure

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Medizone International, Inc. (The Company) (MZEI:QB, MZEI:OB) announces excellent midpoint results from its new anti viral research initiative in collaboration with a world renowned virology institute. "Medizone has now completed multiple decontamination runs with well characterized samples of Adenovirus and MERS Coronavirus," stated Dr Michael Shannon …

Posted on 4 August 2014 | 2:05 pm