Dr Philip Yeung (front) and Professor Yuen Kwok-yung are heavily involved in research into the Mers virus. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Mers breakthrough: Hong Kong researchers pinpoint two genes that are key to triggering growth of the disease

University of Hong Kong team hope their research can lead to the development of an effective treatment for Middle East respiratory syndrome

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Dr Philip Yeung (front) and Professor Yuen Kwok-yung are heavily involved in research into the Mers virus. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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