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Understanding Coronavirus – TheHorse.com


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Understanding Coronavirus
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For years, veterinarians have recognized equine coronavirus (ECoV) as a cause of intestinal disease in foals. Recently, however, gastrointestinal illness associated with ECoV has been seen in adult horses. From July 2013 to May 2014, Cornell University

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Posted on 26 November 2014 | 1:03 pm

Saudi Arabia says death toll from MERS coronavirus reaches 348 out of 810 … – Newser


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Saudi Arabia says death toll from MERS coronavirus reaches 348 out of 810
Newser
MERS belongs to a family of viruses known as coronaviruses that include both the common cold and SARS, or severe acute respiratory syndrome. The kingdom launched an effort to improve its anti-infection measures earlier this year after a number of
News Scan for Nov 26, 2014CIDRAP

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Posted on 26 November 2014 | 9:52 am

Officials deny coronavirus rumors at Riyadh care home – Al-Arabiya


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Officials deny coronavirus rumors at Riyadh care home
Al-Arabiya
The Health Affairs Directorate has dismissed reports circulated by a section of the media and on the Internet that the Middle Respiratory Syndrome-coronavirus has been spreading among residents of a social care home in Al-Malaz district of Riyadh.

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Posted on 23 November 2014 | 12:42 pm

MERS Coronavirus: Heading off viral disease with inadequate tools – The Express Tribune


The Express Tribune

MERS Coronavirus: Heading off viral disease with inadequate tools
The Express Tribune
Every year National Institute of Health (NIH) issues an advisory before and after Hajj regarding Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) Coronavirus – a viral disease that caused hundreds of deaths in the Middle East – but experts believe that an alert

Posted on 22 November 2014 | 8:31 am

Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – Saudi Arabia – World Health Organization (press release)


Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – Saudi Arabia
World Health Organization (press release)
Between 12 and 16 October 2014, the National IHR Focal Point for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) notified WHO of 5 additional cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection, including 2 deaths.

Posted on 21 November 2014 | 6:54 pm

SR15m lab to combat coronavirus in KSA – Zawya (registration)


SR15m lab to combat coronavirus in KSA
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MADINAH — The Ministry of Health announced Wednesday the setting up of a SR15 million specialist medical laboratory to combat Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus in Madinah. The ministry said the facility would test samples from suspected …

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Posted on 21 November 2014 | 9:40 am

US Pig Farm Samples Positive for Porcine Delta Corona Virus: 413 – ThePigSite.com


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US Pig Farm Samples Positive for Porcine Delta Corona Virus: 413
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US – There were two new positive results for Porcine Delta Corona virus (PDCoV) detected in the US in the last week, bringing the total number of positive samples so far to 413 in 17 states. For the latest weekly report – for the week of 2 November in

Posted on 17 November 2014 | 9:39 am

WHO: No Saudi travel curbs over coronavirus – Arab News


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WHO: No Saudi travel curbs over coronavirus
Arab News
The World Health Organization (WHO) is still abiding by its decision to not impose any restrictions on personal travel or commercial movement to and from the Kingdom, despite a recent report of the Ministry of Health that 12 more cases of MERS

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Posted on 8 November 2014 | 9:52 pm

Ministry monitoring coronavirus cases – Yahoo! Maktoob News


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Ministry monitoring coronavirus cases
Yahoo! Maktoob News
The Ministry of Health is continuing its care and close monitoring of MERS-coronavirus cases arising from the cases detected recently in Taif area. These include five confirmed cases in Riyadh that started as direct infection from a patient who came to
Coronavirus mortality rate reaches 340 cases in Saudi ArabiaKuwait News Agency

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Posted on 7 November 2014 | 9:33 am

Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – Qatar – World Health Organization (press release)


Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – Qatar
World Health Organization (press release)
On 12 and 23 October 2014, WHO was notified by the National IHR Focal Point of Qatar of 2 cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV). These are the first cases reported to WHO by Qatar in 2014.

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Posted on 31 October 2014 | 7:05 pm

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Saudi Arabia: Deaths From MERS Virus Reach 348

Saudi Arabia says death toll from MERS coronavirus reaches 348 out of 810 infected since 2012

Posted on 26 November 2014 | 10:00 am

Officials deny coronavirus rumors at Riyadh care home

The Health Affairs Directorate has dismissed reports circulated by a section of the media and on the Internet that the Middle Respiratory Syndrome-coronavirus has been spreading among residents of a social care home in Al-Malaz district of Riyadh.

Posted on 23 November 2014 | 8:51 am

SR15m lab to combat coronavirus

The Ministry of Health announced Wednesday the setting up of a SR15 million specialist medical laboratory to combat Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus in Madinah. The ministry said the facility would test samples from suspected coronavirus cases and provide the results within six hours.

Posted on 21 November 2014 | 8:13 am

Coronavirus patients run away from Taif hospital

 The Ministry of Health announced that some patients infected with the coronavirus have run away from the King Faisal Hospital in Taif, describing the situation as alarming and called for immediate measures to protect people from the infectious disease.

Posted on 14 November 2014 | 7:01 am

Camel breeding season brings more coronavirus fears

The command and control center of the Health Ministry has noted a rise in Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Coronavirus infections from only four cases in September, with health experts blaming the camel breeding season for the increase.

Posted on 13 November 2014 | 6:42 am

WHO: No Saudi travel curbs over coronavirus

 The World Health Organization (WHO) is still abiding by its decision to not impose any restrictions on personal travel or commercial movement to and from the Kingdom, despite a recent report of the Ministry of Health that 12 more cases of MERS coronavirus have been detected. Five of the cases resulted in death between Oct. 18 and 26.

Posted on 9 November 2014 | 7:01 am

Ministry monitoring coronavirus cases

The Ministry of Health is continuing its care and close monitoring of MERS-coronavirus cases arising from the cases detected recently in Taif area. These include five confirmed cases in Riyadh that started as direct infection from a patient who came to the city from Taif area last month.

Posted on 7 November 2014 | 12:00 am

Three new deaths from coronavirus

Three people have died from Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus and three others have been infected, Makkah daily reported on Sunday.

Posted on 3 November 2014 | 12:00 am

Coronavirus kills 1, infects 5 more

The Ministry of Health announced on Wednesday an expatriate man has died from Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, commonly known as coronavirus. Five others have also contracted the virus in Riyadh, Hafr Al-Batin, and Taif.

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 6:48 am

Coronavirus ‘still a significant threat’

The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus is still a significant health threat in the Kingdom, the Health Ministry said on Tuesday.

Posted on 30 October 2014 | 7:51 am