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New flu virus with 'pandemic potential' found in pigs

New Zealand Herald Monday, 29 June 2020
New flu virus with 'pandemic potential' found in pigsMedia reports are emerging of a new strain of flu which has the potential to become pandemic.It emerged recently in China and is carried by pigs, scientists say.The BBC reports that crucially it can infect humans.News of a potentially...
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