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Title: In-vitro renal epithelial cell infection reveals a viral kidney tropism as a potential mechanism for acute renal failure during In-Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) Coronavirus infection
Authors: Eckerle, Isabella
Müller, Marcel A
Drosten, Christian
Kallies, Stephan
Gotthardt, Daniel N
Keywords: Middle East Respiratory Syndrome
Acute renal failure
Human Coronavirus
Renal epithelial cells
, Angiotensin-converting- enzyme-2
Issue Date: 2013
Publisher: Virology Journal
Citation: Virology Journal 2013,10-359
Abstract: The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) causes symptoms similar to Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (SARS-CoV), yet involving an additional component of acute renal failure (ARF) according to several published case reports. Impairment of the kidney is not typically seen in Coronavirus infections. The role of kidne
Description: Article published in Virology Journal 2013,10-359 Also available at www.virologyj.com/content/10/i/359
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/6727
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