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Old 05-14-2014, 03:46 PM   #11
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CDC: Illinois man is 3rd reported case of MERS in nation

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chi-cdc-illinois-man-is-3rd-reported-case-of-mers-in-nation-20140517,0,112558.story

An Illinois man has become the third person to test positive for MERS and had close contact with an Indiana MERS patient, according to the CDC.


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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.

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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
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2014/05/140513-mers-saudi-camels-health-contagion-spillover-bats-disease/
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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.



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It's looking for a way in, trial and error. It will mutate till it finally solves the problem on how to beat mans ability to fight it off................Its a proven fact.......................



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