MERSCOV

timeline of events mers cov up to nov 3 2013

Main

First case cluster - Jordan (retrospective)

04/19/2012

Jordan

Index Case - Jeddah

06/13/2012

jeddah

Sept 2012 case UK (Quatar via SA)

09/01/2012

1st PCR assays published Eurosurveillance

09/27/2012

1st WHO case Definition

09/29/2012

HAJJ 2012

10/24/2012 - 10/30/2012

UK resident after return from SA & Pakistan

01/2013

Uk resident son of above

02/2013

73M MM Abu dabi, transfered to Munich

03/2013

Cluster of 23 cases, Al-Hasa, Eastern Province of SA - NEJM

04/2013

1 patient in France, return from UAE. Roommate pt contracts MERSCOV

05/2013

Separate cluster 5 cases Eastern SA

05/2013

Healty M, Italy, returned from Jordan. Two close contacts contracted virus

05/2013

Family cluster in Tunisia - index returned from Quatar 5d PTA

05/2013

MERS-CoV antibody identified in Camel sera Egypt, Spain, Oman

07/05/2013 - 09/05/2013

Hajj 2013

10/13/2013 - 10/18/2013

Spain, 1st case returning from Hajj

11/06/2013