Breaking: 2nd case of MERS discovered in US

2nd case of MERS discovered in US

The CDC is investigating a second case of MERS or the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus, the agency announced Monday.

This new case was discovered in Florida, ten days after the first US case was discovered in the Chicago area.

Photo: This undated electron microscope image made availalbe by the National Institute of Allergy and Infections Diseases – Rocky Mountain Laboratories shows novel coronavirus particles, also known as the MERS virus, colorized in yellow. (AP via NBC Chicago)