A girl recovering after being infected with H7N9 waves as she is transferred to a public ward at Beijing's Ditan Hospital. Photo: Reuters
A girl recovering after being infected with H7N9 waves as she is transferred to a public ward at Beijing's Ditan Hospital. Photo: Reuters
H7N9 virus

Hong Kong expert warns new bird flu virus could become a pandemic

Hong Kong expert says H7N9 could pose a bigger threat than H5N1 and may adapt to become transmittable between humans

A girl recovering after being infected with H7N9 waves as she is transferred to a public ward at Beijing's Ditan Hospital. Photo: Reuters
A girl recovering after being infected with H7N9 waves as she is transferred to a public ward at Beijing's Ditan Hospital. Photo: Reuters
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