The World Health Organization has declared a new strain of coronavirus a global threat after it claimed one more life this week. What is this new virus, how has it spread, and what can we do about it? Anthony investigates.
Newly Discovered Virus Takes More Lives, Spreads
“A new SARS-like virus recently found in humans continues to spread — with the worldwide total now at 49, the World Health Organization said Wednesday.”
What is Corona Virus?
“Corona viruses are a group of viruses that infect the respiratory tract of both humans and animals.”
Novel Coronavirus Summary and Literature Update — as of 17 May 2013
“Since April 2012, there have been 40 laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection with novel coronavirus (nCoV).”
New Coronavirus — Q&A
“What are the symptoms of infection with the coronavirus, how contagious is it, and where has it come from?”
Coronavirus Incubation Period may be Longer than Suspected
“A new study suggests the incubation period for the new MERS coronavirus may be longer than has been believed up until now.”
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