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Middle East respiratory syndrome-related coronavirus 1)

Taxonomy ID: 1335626 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1335626)
current name
Middle East respiratory syndrome-related coronavirus, ICTV accepted 1)
MERS coronavirus
MERS virus
Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV)
Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus
NCBI BLAST name: viruses
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Host: human|vertebrates
Lineage( full )
Viruses; Riboviria; Orthornavirae; Pisuviricota; Pisoniviricetes; Nidovirales; Cornidovirineae; Coronaviridae; Orthocoronavirinae; Betacoronavirus; Merbecovirus
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 1,635 1,574
Protein 9,453 9,174
Structure 152 101
Genome 1 1
Popset 52 51
GEO Datasets 6 6
PubMed Central 8 -
Gene 23 11
SRA Experiments 204 204
Identical Protein Groups 2,213 2,123
BioProject 23 22
BioSample 231 231
Assembly 2 1
PubChem BioAssay 67 57
Taxonomy 8 1


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Reference: How to cite this resource - Schoch CL, et al. NCBI Taxonomy: a comprehensive update on curation, resources and tools. Database (Oxford). 2020: baaa062. PubMed: 32761142 PMC: PMC7408187.

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