The virus may have become more virulent. MERS-coV has something to do with camels and bats. The Bedouins will have a big problem with this one. No way will they give up their camels.
A genetic analysis found numerous substrains in the camel viruses, including one that perfectly matches a substrain isolated from a human patient. The findings are published in mBio, the open-access journal of the American Society for Microbiology