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MERS outbreak becomes more urgent, WHO says

CNN - 12 May 2014
(CNN) -- The spread of the potentially fatal Middle East respiratory syndrome has become more serious and urgent, the World Health Organization said Wednesday. At the same time, WHO said that -- for now, at least -- the illness known as MERS does not ...

New Saudi MERS illness as WHO profiles recent cases

CIDRAP - 03 Oct 2018
Saudi Arabia today confirmed one more MERS-CoV case, in a man who is a household contact of an earlier reported patient, and the World Health Organization (WHO) posted an update on 32 Saudi cases over the summer, of which 12 were part of illness ...

S. Korea announces end to MERS outbreak

Yonhap News - 15 Oct 2018
SEOUL, Oct. 16 (Yonhap) -- South Korea on Tuesday officially declared an end to the country's first Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) outbreak in three years, health authorities here said. The announcement made at midnight is in line with ...

NYSE parent company ICE acquires MERS

HousingWire - 05 Oct 2018
The deal comes just over two years after ICE acquired a majority stake in MERSCORP, the owner of Mortgage Electronic Registrations Systems and operator of the MERS System, a national electronic registry that tracks the changes in servicing rights and ...

Intercontinental Exchange completes MERS buy

Seeking Alpha - 04 Oct 2018
Price and terms weren't disclosed; deal won't be material to ICE's earnings or have an impact on capital return plans. The MERS System is a national electronic registry that tracks the changes in servicing rights and beneficial ownership interests in U ...

Seoul announces end of MERS crisis

Korea Biomedical Review - 15 Oct 2018
Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) announced Monday that the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) crisis would officially end on Tuesday. The announcement follows the World Health Organization (WHO) standards, which ...

MERS Outbreak in Saudi Arabia Claimed at Least 4 Lives - Reports

Sputnik International - 10 Oct 2018
MERS is a viral respiratory disease with a high mortality rate. At least 800 people of 2,254 confirmed cases have died of the virus, associated with camels, since the global MERS pandemic started in 2012, according to the WHO. The virus is transmitted ...

S. Korea to lower MERS alert to lowest readiness level

Yonhap News - 21 Sep 2018
SEOUL, Sept. 21 (Yonhap) -- South Korea will lower its Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) alert level to its lowest readiness posture, as 21 people who came into close contact with a patient all tested negative for the disease, health authorities ...

J&J inks collab deal to develop MERS vaccine

Mass Device - 27 Sep 2018
Healthcare giant Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) today announced a new collaborative deal as it looks to develop a vaccine against Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus. The collaborative deal is between J&J's Janssen Vaccines & Prevention ...

Hospital tests South Korean man in suspected MERS case

Yonhap News - 22 Sep 2018
INCHEON, Sept. 22 (Yonhap) -- A hospital is testing for a second time a South Korean man with suspected Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), the man having previously tested negative, health authorities said Saturday. The 50-year-old man, who ...

Suspected MERS patient in Army tests negative

Yonhap News - 26 Sep 2018
SEOUL, Sept. 26 (Yonhap) -- An Army recruit suspected of having contracted the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) has tested negative and has been released from quarantine, the defense ministry said Wednesday. The soldier, along with several ...

Seoul reports suspected MERS case

Yonhap News - 29 Sep 2018
SEOUL, Sept. 29 (Yonhap) -- A female flight attendant of an unidentified airline has been put in quarantine after developing possible symptoms of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), local health authorities said Saturday. The suspected patient ...

ICE makes its move in $15tn US mortgage market

Financial Times - 01 Oct 2018
For ICE, full ownership of MERS presents an opportunity to transform the member-owned utility by reducing costs and improving efficiencies. “It's a very big total addressable market. It's probably the second largest in the world,” said Christopher ...

The Sea Cleaners, l'aspirateur des mers

PAPERJAM - 19 Oct 2018
Éoliennes verticales, désalinisation, économies d'eau…, construire un bateau autosuffisant en énergie et en ressources exige des solutions sur mesure. Affirmer que l'on va nettoyer les océans des déchets plastiques flottants est déjà un sacré pari ...

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