Coronaviruses And Acute Respiratory Syndrome (Mers And Sars)

The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) is a serious, acute respiratory illness that is caused by the newly identified MERS coronavirus (MERS-CoV). Two coronaviruses, MERS-CoV and SARS-CoV, cause much more severe respiratory infections in humans than other coronaviruses. In 2012, the coronavirus MERS-CoV as the cause of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) has been identified. End of 2002, SARS-CoV was identified as the cause of an outbreak of severe…

September 3, 2018