Form serial number, Mojiang cases entered surveillance network database in Nov 2012.
Translation via @gdemaneuf

Serial Number: 2012110501
Event Name: Pulmonary inflammation of unknown cause in Yunnan
Location: Mojiang County, Pu City, Yunnan
Time of Occurrence: April 1
Total Number of deaths: 4
Total Number of cases: 3

Context via @gdemaneuf
entry number is 2012110501.
#1 entered on 5th Nov 2012
It looks like this is only about 1st batch of 4 miners
These 4 miners started working on 2nd April and developed symptoms within 2 weeks.
The last death was on the 12th Aug.
via @AntGDuarte
Despite the two dissertations mentioning the miners pneumonias, the cases didn't make it to the official CCDC statistics.

Overview national statutory infectious diseases 2012…


via @AntGDuarte
" 2011 Sentinel monitoring program for SARS infection cases in hospital" detailing how to handle such cases. Kunming Hospital which treated Tongguanzhen miners was part of that network.…

via @AntGDuarte
This paper gives the background for the creation of the "SARI" surveillance system.…
via @MonaRahalkar @BahulikarRahul
Lethal Pneumonia Cases in Mojiang Miners (2012) and the Mineshaft Could Provide Important Clues to the Origin of SARS-CoV-2…
Supplementary Data:…
Original Doctor's Thesis:…
PhD thesis and partial translation…
Novel virus discovery in bat and the exploration of receptor of bat coronavirus HKU9 (PhD Thesis). (2016). Available online at:…
Supporting Document…

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