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Chinese researchers warn of new virus in pigs

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Chinese researchers warn of new virus in pigs

Chinese researchers warn of new virus in 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 study said, although experts said there is no imminent threat.

Soraya Ali reports.

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