Global  

New flu strain with 'potential to become pandemic' found in pigs in China

Tamworth Herald Tuesday, 30 June 2020
New flu strain with 'potential to become pandemic' found in pigs in ChinaCovid-19 is believed to have first infected a human being at a wet market in China, and has been identified as a superspreader in the ongoing pandemic.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video Credit: KTNV Channel 13 Las Vegas - Published
News video: Flu with 'pandemic potential' found

Flu with 'pandemic potential' found 00:25

A new swine flu with pandemic potential has been found in Chinese Pigs. The new strain is a combination of two viruses.

You Might Like


Related videos from verified sources

Hong Kong tightens COVID-19 lockdown [Video]

Hong Kong tightens COVID-19 lockdown

It comes after the territory reported 108 new infections on Sunday, the highest one-day increase since the pandemic began.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:10Published
Covid update: Actor Dhruva infected; India past testing milestone; USA struggles [Video]

Covid update: Actor Dhruva infected; India past testing milestone; USA struggles

From India charting over 3 lakh tests in one day, to Air India announcing an end to work-from-home with only a few exceptions - here are the top ten news updates on the Covid-19 pandemic. Kannada actor..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 03:57Published
This New Virus Could Spark the Next Global Pandemic [Video]

This New Virus Could Spark the Next Global Pandemic

BEIJING — Scientists from China have found a virus with "pandemic potential" that is related to the swine flu, according to a study in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The new virus..

Credit: TomoNews US     Duration: 01:47Published

Related news from verified sources

Swine Flu Infecting Humans Raises Fears of Pandemic Potential

(Bloomberg) — A strain of flu virus spreading in Chinese pigs has shown it can also infect humans, suggesting that another pathogen with pandemic potential...
Seattle Times Also reported by •Hereford TimesHNGNNew Zealand HeraldSBSWorldNewsCTV News

China study warns of possible new 'pandemic virus' from pigs

A new flu virus found in Chinese pigs has become more infectious to humans and needs to be watched closely in case it becomes a potential "pandemic virus," a...
CBC.ca Also reported by •NewsmaxNews24

Fears over new strain of flu that could become next global pandemic

Fears over new strain of flu that could become next global pandemic
Scientists have called for urgent surveillance of the G4 virus which could potentially spread from pigs to humans.
Daily Record


Tweets about this