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In Topic: Coronavirus

26 March 2020 - 12:51 PM

 

WHO Statement regarding cluster of pneumonia cases in Wuhan, China
9 January 2020 Statement
China
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    中文

Chinese authorities have made a preliminary determination of a novel (or new) coronavirus, identified in a hospitalized person with pneumonia in Wuhan. Chinese investigators conducted gene sequencing of the virus, using an isolate from one positive patient sample. Preliminary identification of a novel virus in a short period of time is a notable achievement and demonstrates China’s increased capacity to manage new outbreaks.

Initial information about the cases of pneumonia in Wuhan provided by Chinese authorities last week – including the occupation, location and symptom profile of the people affected – pointed to a coronavirus (CoV) as a possible pathogen causing this cluster. Chinese authorities subsequently reported that laboratory tests ruled out SARS-CoV, MERS-CoV, influenza, avian influenza, adenovirus and other common respiratory pathogens.

Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses with some causing less-severe disease, such as the common cold, and others more severe disease such as MERS and SARS. Some transmit easily from person to person, while others do not. According to Chinese authorities, the virus in question can cause severe illness in some patients and does not transmit readily between people.


In Topic: Coronavirus

18 March 2020 - 11:43 AM

 

Smart $ is on either JH or myself.

I just assumed JH and Yossarian had already punched their ticket.  Are they still alive?

 

JH is... if you call that living... :) 

 

Not sure about Yoss, he's probably still stuck in a Catch-22


In Topic: Coronavirus

17 March 2020 - 12:30 PM

Smart $ is on either JH or myself.


In Topic: Fire Bill Moos!

10 March 2020 - 02:10 PM

Always good to come in a sip the kill-aide.


In Topic: Maurice Washington sentencing

10 March 2020 - 02:09 PM

That's a BS sentence.  Feel bad for the kid.  Stupid move, and doesn't make him less of a douche for what he did, but still, 30 days for returning a clip to the owner?