Brief Report: Family Cluster of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Infections

Brief Report: Family Cluster of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Infections

Author: 
Memish, Z. A. [etal]
Publisher: 
New England Journal of Medicine
Date published: 
2013
Record type: 
Journal Title: 
The New England Journal of Medicine
Source: 
The New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 368, No. 26, June 26, 2013, pp. 2487-2494
Abstract: 

A novel coronavirus (MERS-CoV) was recently identified as the cause of severe respiratory disease. In this report from Saudi Arabia, a family cluster of infection over a 6-week period is described, suggesting possible limited person-to-person transmission.

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CITATION: Memish, Z. A. [etal]. Brief Report: Family Cluster of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Infections . : New England Journal of Medicine , 2013. The New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 368, No. 26, June 26, 2013, pp. 2487-2494 - Available at: http://library.au.int/brief-report-family-cluster-middle-east-respiratory-syndrome-coronavirus-infections-4