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Severe acute respiratory syndrome-relatit coronavirus

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Severe acute respiratory syndrome-relatit coronavirus
Transmission electron micrograph o SARS-relatit coronaviruses emergin frae host cells cultured in the lab
Virus classification e
(unranked): Virus
Realm: Riboviria
Phylum: incertae sedis
Order: Nidovirales
Faimily: Coronaviridae
Genus: Betacoronavirus
Subgenus: Sarbecovirus
Species: Severe acute respiratory syndrome-relatit coronavirus

Bat SARS-like coronavirus WIV1
Numerous ither bat strains

  • SARS coronavirus
  • SARS-relatit coronavirus
  • Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus[1]

Severe acute respiratory syndrome-relatit coronavirus (SARSr-CoV)[note 1] is a species o coronavirus that infects humans, bats, an certain ither mammals.[2][3]

Notes[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. The terms SARSr-CoV an SARS-CoV are sometimes uised interchyngeably, especially prior tae the discovery o SARS-CoV-2.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "ICTV Taxonomy history: Severe acute respiratory syndrome-related coronavirus" (html). International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses (ICTV) (in Inglis). Retrieved 27 Januar 2019.
  2. Branswell H (9 November 2015). "SARS-like virus in bats shows potential to infect humans, study finds". Stat News. Retrieved 20 Februar 2020.
  3. Wong AC, Li X, Lau SK, Woo PC (Februar 2019). "Global Epidemiology of Bat Coronaviruses". Viruses. 11 (2): 174. doi:10.3390/v11020174. PMC 6409556. PMID 30791586. Most notably, horseshoe bats were found to be the reservoir of SARS-like CoVs, while palm civet cats are considered to be the intermediate host for SARS-CoVs [43,44,45].