Legacy of SARS in Asia offers lessons for Ebola fight

The SARS outbreak of 2003 put Hong Kong on the frontline of a global health crisis -- but the city`s ultimately successful war on the virus offers lessons for those now battling Ebola.

French scientists lose 2300 samples of deadly SARS virus

A prestigious French institute has misplaced about 2,349 vials containing samples of the potentially deadly SARS virus.

Hong Kong confirms first human case of H7N9 bird flu: Report

Hong Kong today confirmed its first human case of the deadly H7N9 bird flu, according to a report, in the latest sign of the virus spreading beyond mainland China.

New SARS-like virus can likely pass person to person: WHO

The World Health Organization has said that the novel coronavirus (NCoV) may be passed between people in close contact.

First case of SARS-like virus in France

France has identified its first case of coronavirus infection, a virus akin to SARS, the health ministry announced Wednesday.

Third case of SARS-like virus reported in Saudi Arabia

A new case of SARS-related virus has been detected in Saudi Arabia.