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Flu virus with 'pandemic potential' found in China

BBC News Tuesday, 30 June 2020
The new strain, scientists say, is carried by pigs but can infect humans and requires close monitoring.
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New Virus With Pandemic Potential Discovered in China According to CNN, Chinese researchers say the G4 virus descends from 2009's H1N1 swine flu. CNN adds that a recent pig surveillance program that ended in 2018 discovered the disease. A study of the G4 virus is in the 'Proceedings of the National...

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