MERS-CoV Literature

Abolfotouh MA, AlQarni AA, Al-Ghamdi SM, et al. An assessment of the level of concern among hospital-based health-care workers regarding MERS outbreaks in Saudi Arabia. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Jan 3;17:4

Adegboye OA, Gayawan E, Hanna F. Spatial modelling of contribution of individual level risk factors for mortality from Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus in the Arabian Peninsula. PLoS One 2017 Jul 31;12(7):e0181215

Ahmed AE. Diagnostic delays in 537 symptomatic cases of MERS-CoV infection in Saudi Arabia. Int J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jul 17)

Ahmed AE. The predictors of 3- and 30-day mortality in 660 MERS-CoV patients. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Sep 11;17:615

Alenazi TH, Al Arbash H, El-Saed A, et al. Identified transmission dynamics of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus infection during an outbreak: implications of an overcrowded emergency department. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online May 31)

Alfaraj SH, Al-Tawfiq JA, Altuwaijri TA, et al. Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus transmission among health care workers: implication for infection control. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Sep 25)

Ali M, El-Shesheny R, Kandeil A, et al. Cross-sectional surveillance of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-COV) in dromedary camels and other mammals in Egypt, August 2015 to January 2016. Euro Surveill 2017 Mar 16;22(11):pii=30487

Anthony SJ, Gilardi K, Menachery VD, et al. Further evidence for bats as the evolutionary source of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus. mBio 2017 Apr 4;8(2):e00373-17

Arabi YM, Balkhy HH, Hayden FG, et al. Middle East respiratory syndrome. N Engl J Med 2017 Feb 9;376(6):584-94

Aung KT, Hsu LY, Koh TH, et al. Prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in retail food in Singapore. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 Sep 4;6:94

Chen Z, Bao L, Chen C, et al. Human neutralizing monoclonal antibody efficiently inhibits MERS-CoV replication in common marmoset. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online May 2)

Choe PG, Perera RAPM, Park WB, et al. MERS-CoV antibody responses 1 year after symptom onset, South Korea, 2015. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online May 8)

de Wit E, Feldmann F, Horne E, et al. Domestic pig unlikely reservoir for MERS-CoV. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 17)

El Bushra HE, Al Arbash HA, Mohammed M, et al. Outcome of strict implementation of infection prevention control measures during an outbreak of Middle East respiratory syndrome. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Feb 8)

Foote MMK, Styles TS, Quinn CL. Assessment of hospital emergency department response to potentially infectious diseases using unannounced mystery patient drills — New York City, 2016. MMWR 2017 Sep 15;66(36):945-9

Hemida MG, Alnaeem A, Chu DKW, et al. Longitudinal study of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus infection in dromedary camel herds in Saudi Arabia, 2014-2015. Emerg Microbes Infect 2017 (published online Jun 21)

Kang JH, Kim EJ, Choi JH, et al. Difficulties in using personal protective equipment: training experiences with the 2015 outbreak of Middle East respiratory syndrome in Korea. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Oct 16)

Kieffer N, Aires-de-Sousa M, Nordmann P, et al. High rate of MCR-1-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae among pigs, Portugal. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 31)

Kim SW, Park JW, Jung HD, et al. Risk factors for transmission of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus infection during the 2015 outbreak in South Korea. Clin Infect Dis 2016 (published online Dec 10)

Lee JY, Kim G, Lim DG, et al. A Middle East respiratory syndrome screening clinic for health care personnel during the 2015 Middle East respiratory syndrome outbreak in South Korea: a single-center experience. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Nov 16)

Lee JY, Kim YJ, Chung EH, et al. The clinical and virological features of the first imported case causing MERS-CoV outbreak in South Korea, 2014. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Jul 14;17:498

Lin SC, Ho CT, Chuo WH, et al. Effective inhibition of MERS-CoV infection by resveratrol. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Feb 13;17:144

Lippold SA, Objio T, Vonnahme L, et al. Conveyance contact investigation for imported Middle East respiratory syndrome cases, United States, May 2014. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Aug 17)

Ma X, Liu F, Liu L, et al. No MERS-CoV but positive influenza viruses in returning Hajj pilgrims, China, 2013-2015. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Nov 10;17:715

Miguel E, Chevalier V, Ayelet G, et al. Risk factors for MERS coronavirus infection in dromedary camels in Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, and Morocco, 2015. Euro Surveill 2017 Mar 30;22(13):pii=30498

Moon SY, Son JS. Infectivity of an asymptomatic patient with Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus infection. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Apr 22)

Nam HS, Park JW, Ki M, et al. High fatality rates and associated factors in two hospital outbreaks of MERS in Daejeon, the Republic of Korea. Int J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 19)

Park JW, Lee KJ, Lee KH, et al. Hospital outbreaks of Middle East respiratory syndrome, Daejeon, South Korea, 2015. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Apr 18)

Pyankov OV, Bodnev SA, Pyankova OG, et al. Survival of aerosolized coronavirus in the ambient air. J Aerosol Sci 2017 (published online Sep 7)

Saeed AAB, Abedi GR, Alzahrani AG, et al. Surveillance and testing for Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus, Saudi Arabia, April 2015-February 2016. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 3)

Saqib M, Sieberg A, Hussain MH, et al. Serologic evidence for MERS-CoV infection in dromedary camels, Punjab, Pakistan, 2012-2015. (Letter) Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jan 31)

Sheahan TP, Sims AC, Graham RL, et al. Broad-spectrum antiviral GS-5734 inhibits both epidemic and zoonotic coronaviruses. Sci Transl Med 2017 (published online Jun 28)

Sikkema RS, Farag EABA, Himatt S, et al. Identification of risk factors for primary MERS–CoV infection in camel workers in Qatar, 2013-2014: a case-control study. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Apr 6)

Vergara-Alert J, van den Brand JMA, Widagdo W, et al. Livestock susceptibility to infection with Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus. Emerg Infect Dis 2016 (published online Nov 30)

Vergara-Alert J, Vidal E, Bensaid A, et al. Searching for animal models and potential target species for emerging pathogens: experience gained from Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) coronavirus. One Health 2017 (published online Mar 3)

Wang L, Fu S, Cao Y, et al. Discovery and genetic analysis of novel coronaviruses in least horseshoe bats in southwestern China. Emerg Microbes Infect 2017 (published online Mar 29)

Yang S, Cho SI. Middle East respiratory syndrome risk perception among students at a university in South Korea, 2015. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Apr 3)

Yang YM, Hsu CY, Lai CC, et al. Impact of comorbidity on fatality rate of patients with Middle East respiratory syndrome. Sci Rep 2017 (published online Sep 12)

Yavarian J, Jandaghi NZS, Naseri M, et al. Influenza virus but not MERS coronavirus circulation in Iran, 2013-2016: comparison between pilgrims and general population. Travel Med Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 11)

Yu P, Xu Y, Deng W, et al. Comparative pathology of rhesus macaque and common marmoset animal models with Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus. PLoS One 2017 Feb 24;12(2):e0172093

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