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    Plasma treatment trial for Mers has begun in South Korea

    South Korea is to begin trials of an experimental plasma treatment for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (Mers) which has now killed 19 people. The treatment – which has already proved useful for tackling other deadly diseases, including Ebola – uses blood from patients who have successfully fought off the same infection. To date, more than

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  • South Korea reports 4 new MERS cases, 3 more deaths

    SEOUL — South Korea’s health ministry reported four new cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) today (June 16), bringing the total to 154 in an outbreak that is the largest outside Saudi Arabia. The ministry also said three patients infected with the MERS virus had died, taking the death toll to 19 in an

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  • MERS death toll rises, South Korea

    SEOUL (AFP) – South Korea on Wednesday reported two more deaths from Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), bringing to nine the total number of deaths in the current outbreak. Thirteen new cases were also confirmed, expanding the list of known cases to Share us on:

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