The experts will have direct access to officials in countries that have already dealt with MERS, without having to go through the WHO. The committee will make recommendations to the WHO on how to proceed and could eventually decide that the current MERS-CoV outbreaks constitute a public health emergency.
MERS unlikely to cause pandemic -- for now
Research published in British medical journal The Lancet
Published On: Jul 04 2013 06:39:07 PM EDT Updated On: Jul 05 2013 02:50:47 PM EDT
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