November 2013, Volume 63, Issue 11

JCR IMPACT
FACTOR

1.002
JCR 5-YEAR
IMPACT FACTOR

1.082
H INDEX

46
SJR

0.23

Editorial

MERS-CoV — are we on the verge of a pandemic?

Bushra Jamil  , Kiren Habib

Coronaviruses are single stranded RNA viruses found throughout the world. The six well-known human coronaviruses are 229E, OC43, NL63, HKU1, SARS-CoV1,2 and the most recently discovered Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV). Coronaviruse

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