SARS and MERS

SARS and MERS

What is SARS and MERS? SARS stands for Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome. It is a life-threatening form of pneumonia. The disease SARS was first detected in November 2002 in the province of Guangdong (China) and has …

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Ebola virus disease

Ebola virus disease

Ebola virus disease. Ebola is a rare disease caused by the Ebola virus. It is one of the most dangerous infections in the world. More than 50% of patients die. Ebola first appeared in Sudan and Congo in …

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Dengue virus infection

Dengue virus infection

Dengue virus infection. Dengue is a serious virus infection. The virus is transmitted by mosquitoes. There are 4 different types of viruses. The disease occurs in most (sub) tropical regions, in particular in Southeast Asia, Central and South …

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