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MERS

Infections
June 4, 2014

Coronavirus: Here’s what you need to know

The coronavirus (MERS – Middle East Respiratory Symptom) is in the same family as SARS (severe acute respiratory syndrome), and was first reported in humans in 2012. To date, 688 people have been infected in Saudi Arabia, and 282 people have died from it – which is 50% more than the previous official death toll of 190. (more…)
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