Saturday, March 30, 2013

Coronavirus New virus is MORE deadly than Sars, warn scientists after second Briton dies taking death toll to 11

A new virus which has claimed the life of a second Briton is potentially more deadly than Sars, scientists have warned.

The mysterious coronavirus, which has emerged in the Middle East, attacks the respiratory system and was only identified six months ago.

So far there have been 11 deaths - with the World Health Organisation this week saying a second British man has died.