MERS Vaccine May Stop Spread of Deadly Virus

MERS Vaccine May Stop Spread of Deadly Virus

Ebola, swine flu, and other viruses have received a lot of publicity for having crossed species to become deadly for humans. Another cross-species infection that flared up more in the past few years was Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS), an illness that spread from camels to humans, affecting more than 1,600 people and killing 584 […]

MERS Cure Found by North Korea?

MERS Cure Found by North Korea?

MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome),¬†an ongoing outbreak in South Korea, has its cure allegedly found by the neighboring North Korea. Since late May, South Koreans are struggling with the MERS epidemic, the worst outside Saudi Arabia, where the virus surfaced in 2012. MERS already killed 24 people and infected 166 others in the Asian country. […]

MERS Cases, Death Toll Rise in South Korea

MERS Cases, Death Toll Rise in South Korea

Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) cases continue to grow outside the Middle East. The number of MERS cases that have been confirmed in South Koreas increased to 64, an increase of 14 this weekend; and health officials there reported a rise in the death toll to five people so far. The outbreak in South Korea, […]

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