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|Title: ||MERS-CoV-related viruses in bats in Ghana and Europe|
|Authors: ||Annan, A. A.|
Baldwin, H. J.
Corman, V. M.
Klose, S. M.
|Issue Date: ||2015|
|Publisher: ||Ulm University|
|Abstract: ||We screened faecal specimens of 4,758 bats from Ghana and 272 bats from four European
countries for betacoronaviruses. Viruses related to the novel human betacoronavirus MERS-CoV
(formerly known as hCoV-EMC/2012) were detected in 46 (24.9%) of 185 Nycteris spp and 40
(14.7%) of 272 Pipistrellus spp. Their genetic relatedness indicate that MERS-CoV originated
|Description: ||An article published by Ulm University|
|Appears in Collections:||College of Science|
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