Coronaviruses

Coronaviruses are common throughout the world. They can infect people and animals. Five different coronaviruses can infect people and make them sick. They usually cause mild to moderate upper-respiratory illness. But, some coronaviruses, like the one that caused SARS ...1

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Specific Causes of Coronaviruses

Bats: Another group of viruses known as coronaviruses have been detected in multiple species of bats. Coronavirus infection can sometimes cause mild respiratory illness in humans, but these viruses were also implicated in the outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome ...2

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Causes List for Coronaviruses

Some possible causes of Coronaviruses or similar disorders may include:3

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Types of Coronaviruses

Six different coronaviruses, that scientists know of, can infect people and make them sick. They usually cause cold-like symptoms. But some coronaviruses, like the one that caused SARS in 2003 and the one that causes MERS, can cause severe ...4

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Research for Coronaviruses

Why is the study of MERS and SARS a priority for NIAID? In 2003, a novel coronavirus emerged from China and swept across the globe, causing deadly illness. More than 8,000 people fell ill with severe acute respiratory syndrome ...5

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References

  1. Source: CDC: cdc.gov/ coronavirus/ index.html
  2. Source: CDC Features: cdc.gov/ features/ Bats/ index.html
  3. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  4. Source: CDC: cdc.gov/ coronavirus/ index.html
  5. Source: NIAID (NIH): niaid.nih.gov/ diseases-conditions/ mers-and-sars

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