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This Camel Vaccine Could Stave Off The Next Pandemic
By Sara G. Miller, Live Science
Camels are the primary host for Middle East respiratory syndrome.
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MERS Outbreak Prompts Saudi Arabian Hospital To Close Emergency Ward
By ABDULLAH AL-SHIHRI, AP
Fifteen of the infected are medical staff.
South Korea Hospitals Ordered To Track Down Every Single E.R. Visitor After MERS
There's No Excuse For Our Lack Of A MERS Vaccine, Say Scientists
By Reuters, Reuters
MERS has a much higher death rate - 38 percent versus around 10 percent for SARS, according to World Health Organization
MERS, the Korean Government and Its 'Ghost Stories'
Author, Academic, People's Institute of Economics and Social S...
Let's create a South Korea that respects science, protects human rights, conquers authoritarianism, and maintains hygiene and cleanliness. Let's use this crisis as an opportunity. We demand the release of the government's about-face decision and detailed information.
MERS Experts Fret About Deadly Virus' Great Unknowns
"With every transmission from an animal to a human you have to worry -- it's like another play at the genetic roulette table
Don't Panic About MERS Yet, Health Experts Say
The number of people infected with the coronavirus, called Middle East respiratory syndrome, or MERS, has surged recently
Surprised by MERS? The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus
Dr. William B. Karesh
Executive Vice President for Health and Policy, EcoHealth Alli...
As with earthquakes, we can do much to reduce the chances of people being hurt by emerging infectious diseases. We know where new diseases are most likely to occur. We need to invest more effort in developing countries, especially those that are rapidly changing.
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