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New Deadly Respiratory Virus. Quan Chieu Chau Brother McPhillips Microbiology. Crown-like spikes Enveloped SS RNA (+) 4 main sub-groupings Examples: SARS. Coronaviruses. (University of South Carolina School of Medicine). Coronaviruses. Symptoms:

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new deadly respiratory virus

New Deadly Respiratory Virus

Quan Chieu Chau

Brother McPhillips

Microbiology

coronaviruses
Crown-like spikes

Enveloped

SS RNA (+)

4 main sub-groupings

Examples: SARS

Coronaviruses

(University of South Carolina School of Medicine)

coronaviruses1
Coronaviruses
  • Symptoms:
    • Usually cause mild moderate upper-respiratory tract illnesses
      • upper-respiratory illnesses
        • Examples: runny nose, cough, sore throat, and fever
      • lower-respiratory illnesses
        • Examples: Pneumonia and Bronchitis
  • Transmission:
    • Person-person
    • Fecal-oral
    • Inhalation of respiratory droplets

(Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

new deadly respiratory virus1
New Deadly Respiratory Virus
  • 60-year-old man in Saudi Arabia
  • Second case of death was just reported
  • Saudi Arabia & Middle East
    • Lesser bamboo bats & Japanese house bats
  • Genome sequencing reveals:
    • novel species in Betacoronavirus
      • HCoV-EMC/2012
    • New virus to humans

“New coronavirus related to viruses from bats.” Science Daily, November 20, 2012.

“Second coronavirus death reported.” BBC, November 23, 2012.

citations
Citations
  • http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20468478
  • http://www.livescience.com/24965-bats-harbor-deadly-virus.html
  • http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/11/121120085015.htm
  • http://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/about/index.html
  • http://pathmicro.med.sc.edu/virol/coronaviruses.htm
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