Researchers found that pigs with the Eurasian avian-flu like H1N1 strain could cause a human flu pandemic. Photo: EPA Researchers found that pigs with the Eurasian avian-flu like H1N1 strain could cause a human flu pandemic. Photo: EPA
Researchers found that pigs with the Eurasian avian-flu like H1N1 strain could cause a human flu pandemic. Photo: EPA

Swine flu: New strain of virus found in China has potential to transmit easily to humans, cause pandemic

H1N1-like virus has potential to transmit efficiently to humans and cause pandemic, study warns after tests on animals in 10 provinces

Researchers found that pigs with the Eurasian avian-flu like H1N1 strain could cause a human flu pandemic. Photo: EPA Researchers found that pigs with the Eurasian avian-flu like H1N1 strain could cause a human flu pandemic. Photo: EPA
Researchers found that pigs with the Eurasian avian-flu like H1N1 strain could cause a human flu pandemic. Photo: EPA
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