New influenza virus with pandemic potential discovered - Plataforma Media

New influenza virus with pandemic potential discovered

New variation of the flu virus with the potential to become a pandemic has been identified in China by scientists. It is carried by pigs, but it can infect humans.

This variation of the flu virus has recently emerged and is carried by pigs, but it can infect humans.

Researchers are concerned that this virus could mutate even further and could easily spread from person to person and trigger a global outbreak.

Read more in Diário de Notícias

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