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Camels likely source of MERS virus in people: Study

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 15:46

A respiratory virus that has killed dozens of people, mainly in the Middle East, is widespread in camels and may be jumping directly from camels to humans, said a study Tuesday.

Scientists prove deadly human MERS virus also infects camels

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 17, 2013, 13:59

Scientists have proved for the first time that the Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) virus that has killed 71 people can also infect camels, strengthening suspicions the animals may be a source of the human outbreak.

New class of antibody found in camels can fight Alzheimer`s

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 02, 2012, 18:57

Scientists have discovered an entirely new class of antibody in camels that is able to cross the blood-brain barrier and diffuse into brain tissue, a find that can improve drug delivery to the brain in Alzheimer`s disease.

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