SARS

  • (noun): A respiratory disease of unknown etiology that apparently originated in mainland China in 2003; characterized by fever and coughing or difficulty breathing or hypoxia; can be fatal.
    Synonyms: severe acute respiratory syndrome

Some articles on sars:

SARS (gene)
... Identifiers Symbols SARS SERRS SERS External IDs OMIM 607529 MGI 102809 HomoloGene 4751 GeneCards SARS Gene EC number 6.1.1.11 Gene Ontology Molecular function • RNA ...
Leonard Horowitz - Claims of A Treatment For SARS
... the initial identification of the virus causing the 2003 SARS outbreak, Horowitz and some associates promoted what they claimed was an "effective treatment" for the disease, a naturopathic product line called ... Carlo Urbani, who had first identified SARS to the World Health Organization as a new, infectious and lethal disease after it had spread from China to Vietnam, had died ... that his marketing of purported remedies for SARS violated regulations ...
CIA Transnational Health And Economic Activities - Other Diseases of Concern - Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
... The outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) has been overcome, but SARS has not been eradicated. 5 July that all transmission chains of SARS had been broken, many health experts fear it could return again in the fall when cooler temperatures return in temperate areas ... animal reservoirs of the coronavirus that causes SARS lack of a reliable diagnostic test lack of a vaccine for eradication ...
St Luke's Hospital, Singapore - Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)
... The SARS crisis in 2003 raised concerns of the potential of cross-institutional spread of the SARS virus due to the high volume of patient traffic between St Luke’s and the ... an infection control nurse was set up to deal with the SARS crisis ... Throughout the SARS crisis, St Luke’s continued to see an increase in referrals from acute hospitals ...
Alain Sars
... Alain Sars (born 30 April 1961) is a retired French football referee ... Sars was involved in some controversy in the game between AIK and Barcelona, when he wrongfully allowed a goal for Barcelona ... Sars has officiated matches in the 2000 African Cup of Nations, UEFA Champions League, and the UEFA European Football Championship ...