Around 2090 confirmed cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) from 27 countries have been reported to the World Health Organization (WHO) between September 2012 and October 2017, the majority of whom occurring in countries in the Arabian Peninsula, mainly in Saudi Arabia.
The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday, October 9, that 10 people have died among 32 infected with Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) in Saudi Arabia since June.
Saudi Arabia confirmed one more Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) case, and the World Health Organization (WHO) posted an update on 32 Saudi cases over the summer, 12 of which were part of illness clusters.
Two new cases of Middle Eastern respiratory syndrome (MERS) caused by coronavirus were reported in Saudi Arabia on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases to 1,755.
The Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) has announced a collaboration to advance the development and manufacture of a vaccine against Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) along with preclinical development of novel vaccines against Lassa and Nipah viruses.
How a Korean man visiting Kuwait contracted Korean Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) is puzzling because the health authorities of Kuwait said the infection was unlikely to have originated there.
A 61-year-old Korean man was diagnosed with Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) on Saturday, after returning from a business trip to Kuwait via Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.
It has been six years since the first outbreak of Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) was reported in Saudi Arabia, but world health experts now say the deadly virus is no longer a serious public health threat in the Kingdom.
The purpose of this document is to provide interim guidance to laboratories and stakeholders involved in laboratory testing for Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV).
This document provides a standardized approach for public health authorities and investigators at all levels to plan for and conduct investigations around confirmed and probable cases of MERS-CoV infection.