Virus Transmission through Camels (image) University of Veterinary Medicine -- Vienna Caption The MERS coronavirus is transmitted not only between animals but also from camels to humans. Credit Photo: Norbert Nowotny / Vetmeduni Vienna Usage Restrictions The photo may only be used in the context of this press release. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.