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New swine flu found in China has pandemic potential

Terra Daily Tuesday, 30 June 2020 ()
New swine flu found in China has pandemic potentialWashington (AFP) June 29, 2020

Researchers in China have discovered a new type of swine flu that is capable of triggering a pandemic, according to a study published Monday in the US science journal PNAS. Named G4, it is genetically descended from the H1N1 strain that caused a pandemic in 2009. It possesses "all the essential hallmarks of being highly adapted to infect humans," say the authors, scientists at Chinese un
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A new swine flu with pandemic potential has been found in Chinese Pigs. The new strain is a combination of two viruses.

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