Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome

Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) is a viral respiratory illness caused by a coronavirus, called SARS-associated coronavirus (SARS-CoV). SARS was first reported in Asia in February 2003. Over the next few months, the illness spread to more than two dozen countries in North America, South America, Europe, and Asia before the SARS global outbreak of 2003 was contained.
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome

SARS or Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome is a viral respiratory illness caused by a coronavirus - the SARS associated coronavirus (SARS-CoV) - which can be life-threatening.

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Nasal dryness could be an early warning sign of COVID-19

Nasal dryness could be an early warning sign of COVID-19

Modified SARS-CoV-2 receptor-binding domain could increase vaccine efficacy, says study

Modified SARS-CoV-2 receptor-binding domain could increase vaccine efficacy, says study

Researchers develop recombinant SARS-CoV-2 model to aid vaccine and antiviral research

Researchers develop recombinant SARS-CoV-2 model to aid vaccine and antiviral research

Chicago seroprevalence study shows COVID-19 cases 16 times higher than currently predicted

Chicago seroprevalence study shows COVID-19 cases 16 times higher than currently predicted

Compounds in traditional Chinese medicine herbs may inhibit SARS-CoV-2 infection

Compounds in traditional Chinese medicine herbs may inhibit SARS-CoV-2 infection

Study suggests neutralizing SARS-CoV-2 antibodies offer protection against reinfection

Study suggests neutralizing SARS-CoV-2 antibodies offer protection against reinfection

Change in attitude towards wildlife consumption in China: Survey

Change in attitude towards wildlife consumption in China: Survey

Pomegranate peel extract shows potential as inhibitor of SARS-CoV-2 virus

Pomegranate peel extract shows potential as inhibitor of SARS-CoV-2 virus

Ranking the effectiveness of worldwide COVID-19 government interventions

Ranking the effectiveness of worldwide COVID-19 government interventions

Analysis shows social distancing helped reduce nosocomial SARS-CoV-2 transmission in London

Analysis shows social distancing helped reduce nosocomial SARS-CoV-2 transmission in London

Anti-SARS-CoV-2 hyperimmune globulin produced from convalescent plasma pool has 3-fold antibody neutralizing activity

Anti-SARS-CoV-2 hyperimmune globulin produced from convalescent plasma pool has 3-fold antibody neutralizing activity

Study characterizes early chains and patterns of COVID-19 transmission in France

Study characterizes early chains and patterns of COVID-19 transmission in France

COVID-19 potentially has negative impacts on male fertility

COVID-19 potentially has negative impacts on male fertility

Sage and perilla herbal teas could help to prevent or treat COVID-19

Sage and perilla herbal teas could help to prevent or treat COVID-19

SARS-CoV-2 suppresses ACE2 activity in COVID-19 patients

SARS-CoV-2 suppresses ACE2 activity in COVID-19 patients

Food products are potential SARS-CoV-2 carriers, study finds

Food products are potential SARS-CoV-2 carriers, study finds

Furin inhibition may mitigate severe COVID-19, study finds

Furin inhibition may mitigate severe COVID-19, study finds

Scientists explain potential reasons for SARS-CoV-2 re-infection

Scientists explain potential reasons for SARS-CoV-2 re-infection

How effective have COVID-19 mitigation strategies been in Australia's second wave?

How effective have COVID-19 mitigation strategies been in Australia's second wave?

Universal screening for SARS-CoV-2 may be an ineffective mitigation strategy, says study

Universal screening for SARS-CoV-2 may be an ineffective mitigation strategy, says study