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Five new MERS deaths take Saudi toll to 168, fuelling public fear

Five new MERS deaths take Saudi toll to 168, fuelling public fear

May 18, – Health authorities in Saudi Arabia have reported three more fatalities from the MERS respiratory virus, taking the death toll in the world’s worst-hit country to 168. The health ministry website also revealed on Saturday that 520 cases have been recorded in the country since Middle East Respiratory Syndrome first appeared in Saudi […]

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Ten-minute MERS-Coronavirus diagnostics test to be featured at Abu Dhabi Exhibition

Ten-minute MERS-Coronavirus diagnostics test to be featured at Abu Dhabi Exhibition

June 18, AP – The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) is the region’s latest medical dilemma with public health authorities now on high alert. Many countries in the Middle East don’t have the means to perform monitoring at point-of-care level as samples collected from suspected cases are sent long distances to central laboratories for […]

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