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Detection of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Genome in an Air Sample Originating from a Camel Barn Owned by an Infected Patient
ABSTRACT Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) is a novel betacoronavirus that has been circulating in the Arabian Peninsula since 2012 and causing severe respiratory infections inExpand
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Investigation of Anti–Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Antibodies in Blood Donors and Slaughterhouse Workers in Jeddah and Makkah, Saudi Arabia, Fall 2012
Abstract Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) is a novel, potentially zoonotic human coronavirus (HCoV). We investigated MERS-CoV antibodies using a staged approach involving anExpand
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MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry and identification of new bacteria species in air samples from Makkah, Saudi Arabia
BackgroundDuring the Hajj season, respiratory symptoms are very common among pilgrims. Here, we investigated the viable bacterial population in air samples collected around the slaughterhouses usedExpand
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Activated carbon from residual oil fly ash for heavy metals removal from aqueous solution
AbstractThis study investigated the potentiality of residual oil fly ash as a precursor of activated carbon (AC). Fly ash samples were activated by physical activation method, i.e. with CO2 flow atExpand
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Characterization of active and closed landfill sites using 2D resistivity/IP imaging: case studies in Penang, Malaysia
An interpretation approach for analysis of electrical resistivity and chargeability inverse models generated at two upgraded semi-aerobic landfill sites was developed. The inverse models producedExpand
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