BusinessMediaguide.Com





Human Antibodies Made in Cows Could Be Developed to Treat MERS
01/10/2018 General World News

Human antibodies made in genetically engineered cows have proved safe in an early stage clinical trial, U.S. scientists said on Wednesday, and could be developed into a treatment for the fatal viral disease, MERS.

MERS, or Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, is a SARS-like viral infection first identified in Saudi Arabia in 2012 that has caused deadly outbreaks in the Middle East as well as sporadic cases around the world.

Despite more than five years of waves of infection, no effective treatment or vaccine has been developed against MERS, which has a 35 percent case fatality rate and has so far killed at read more >>>

Source:: VOANews.Com

Comments are closed
BusinessMediaguide.Com Independent, Global Business Media Network © 2018. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. BusinessMediaguide.Com is not responsible for the content of external sites!... Beta...

Privacy policy
*