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Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – Saudi Arabia – World Health Organization


Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – Saudi Arabia
World Health Organization
Between 2 and 12 April 2015, the National IHR Focal Point for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia notified WHO of 4 additional cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection, including 2 deaths. Cases are listed by date of reporting
WHO is Notified of Four Cases of MERS-CoV in Saudi ArabiaInfection Control Today
Two suspected cases test negative for MERS-CoVHong Kong Standard
CHP investigates fever patient with travel history7thSpace Interactive (press release)

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Posted on 16 April 2015 | 3:59 pm

Threat of coronavirus recedes – Yahoo! Maktoob News


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Threat of coronavirus recedes
Yahoo! Maktoob News
The Ministry of Health (MoH) announced that infections of Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) have dropped for the fourth consecutive week. “Only three cases were detected last week,” it said in its weekly report on the status of …

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Posted on 15 April 2015 | 5:16 am

Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) coronavirus infection market pipeline … – WhaTech


Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) coronavirus infection market pipeline
WhaTech
Global Markets Direct's, 'Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) Coronavirus Infection – Pipeline Review, H1 2015', provides an overview of the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) Coronavirus Infection's therapeutic pipeline. – Advertisement -.

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Posted on 13 April 2015 | 10:09 am

Update on Swine Enteric Coronavirus Disease in US – ThePigSite.com


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Update on Swine Enteric Coronavirus Disease in US
ThePigSite.com
US – The number of pig farm samples that are confirmed positive for porcine epidemic diarrhoea virus (PEDV) in the last week was 48, one premises was confirmed with porcine deltacoronavirus (PDCoV) but none had the dual infection (PEDV and PDCoV).

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 7:22 am

55% of coronavirus cases cured – Saudi Gazette


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55% of coronavirus cases cured
Saudi Gazette
RIYADH — The Command and Control Center of the Ministry of Health disclosed that the number of cases that have recovered from coronavirus since the affliction of the first case in 1433H until Thursday reached 452 out of a total of 977 MERS-CoV cases.
Saudi serology study shows possible role for silent MERS infectionsCIDRAP
12 Cases of MERS-CoV in Saudi Arabia are Reported to WHOInfection Control Today

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Posted on 10 April 2015 | 9:11 pm

Broad-Spectrum Inhibitors against 3C-Like Proteases of Feline Coronaviruses … – Journal of Virology


Broad-Spectrum Inhibitors against 3C-Like Proteases of Feline Coronaviruses
Journal of Virology
Feline infectious peritonitis and virulent, systemic calicivirus infection are caused by certain types of feline coronaviruses (FCoVs) and feline caliciviruses (FCVs), respectively, and are important infectious diseases with high fatality rates in

Posted on 3 April 2015 | 3:20 pm

Murine Coronavirus Ubiquitin-Like Domain Is Important for Papain-Like Protease … – Journal of Virology


Murine Coronavirus Ubiquitin-Like Domain Is Important for Papain-Like Protease
Journal of Virology
Ubiquitin-like domains (Ubls) now are recognized as common elements adjacent to viral and cellular proteases; however, their function is unclear. Structural studies of the papain-like protease (PLP) domains of coronaviruses (CoVs) revealed an adjacent

Posted on 3 April 2015 | 3:20 pm

Ministry reports 10 new coronavirus cases in Saudi Arabia – Zawya (registration)


Ministry reports 10 new coronavirus cases in Saudi Arabia
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There were three coronavirus cases in Riyadh and Jeddah respectively and one each in Makkah, Taif, Najran and the Northern Borders region. One of the patients, aged 55, has made a complete recovery and no deaths have occurred among the remaining 9 …

Posted on 1 April 2015 | 6:35 am

Coronavirus claims 2 lives, infects 3 – Yahoo! Maktoob News


Coronavirus claims 2 lives, infects 3
Yahoo! Maktoob News
The center also reported that three new cases of coronavirus were reported, one each in Hofuf, Khafji and Thaima. Since the virus was first discovered in the Kingdom in September 2012, it has affected as many as 970 people of whom 421 have died.
Ministry reports 10 new coronavirus casesSaudi Gazette

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Posted on 31 March 2015 | 1:02 pm

Two new coronavirus cases found – Yahoo! Maktoob News


Al-Arabiya

Two new coronavirus cases found
Yahoo! Maktoob News
According to the ministry, about 19 coronavirus patients are still being treated in government hospitals in various regions while two are being quarantined at their homes. The ministry said it is continuing its awareness drive against the virus which
MERS infection, death rates slowing down, says Saudi govtAl-Arabiya
20 MERS centers under reevaluationSaudi Gazette

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Posted on 24 March 2015 | 10:45 am

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55% of coronavirus cases cured

The Command and Control Center of the Ministry of Health disclosed that the number of cases that have recovered from coronavirus since the affliction of the first case in 1433H until Thursday reached 452 out of a total of 977 MERS-CoV cases. All Rights Reserved.

Posted on 11 April 2015 | 11:14 am

No MERS deaths and infections in 24 hours

The Ministry of Health said Tuesday that there had been no new deaths or infections of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) reported in the past 24 hours. Dr. Abdulaziz Bin Saeed, the ministry's undersecretary for public health, said only 11 patients who tested positive for Coronavirus are currently under treatment at government hospitals in various regions of the country …

Posted on 8 April 2015 | 10:30 am

Ministry reports 10 new coronavirus cases

The Ministry of Health reported 10 new Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) cases from March 22 to 28. There were three coronavirus cases in Riyadh and Jeddah respectively and one each in Makkah, Taif, Najran and the Northern Borders region.

Posted on 1 April 2015 | 9:46 am

Coronavirus claims 2 lives, infects 3

Two Saudi men died of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) during the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Health announced on Monday. It said one of the two Saudi men died in a government hospital in Hofuf while the other victim died in Thaima.

Posted on 31 March 2015 | 12:00 am

Two new coronavirus cases found

The Ministry of Health has reported two new infections of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV), a local newspaper reported on Monday. It said the two expatriates in their 50s contracted the infections and they are now being treated in government hospitals in Riyadh and Najran.

Posted on 24 March 2015 | 9:34 am

MERS infection, death rates slowing down, says MoH

The rate of new Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infections and deaths have slowed down, the Ministry of Health announced on its official website. Three of the recovered patients — two women and a man — were confined to a government hospital in Riyadh from which they were discharged on Saturday. Currently, a total of 17 patients are undergoing treatment in hospitals all …

Posted on 22 March 2015 | 12:00 am

20 MERS centers under reevaluation

The Ministry of Health is reevaluating 20 centers specified for the treatment of the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV). Command and Control Center chief Dr. Abdulaziz Saeed said the centers to be reevaluated include King Abdullah Medical Complex in Jeddah, Prince Muhammad Bin Abdulaziz in Riyadh and Dammam Hospital Medical Complex.

Posted on 21 March 2015 | 12:00 am

Camel meat lovers undeterred by MERS

Despite the spread of MERS coronavirus, many Saudis continue to drink fresh camel milk and many restaurants regularly serve dishes made with camel meat in spite of reports linking camels and virus infections. He pointed out that Jeddah municipality had focused its campaigns on camel milking sites and has closed a number of them in Al-Khumra district. Some camel owners who sell milk in Al-Nairiya …

Posted on 18 March 2015 | 6:35 am

Yanbu begins campaign to combat coronavirus

HEALTH CARE: The Yanbu Royal Commission launches awareness campaign on MERS coronavirus in Yanbu.

Posted on 18 March 2015 | 3:17 am

MERS shows no mercy

The MERS coronavirus has claimed the life of a 57-year-old Saudi man, according to the Health Ministry on Friday. The man from Riyadh was not a health professional and had a pre-existing illnesses.

Posted on 17 March 2015 | 12:29 am