CDC study suggests H3N2 swine virus may have pandemic potential

A CDC study led by microbiologist Terrence Tumpey has found that the H3N2 virus that infected several people in the United States last year, may have more pandemic potential than has been thought. The study is based on research conducted by the CDC on ferrets. The team has published the results of their study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

CDC study suggests H3N2 swine virus may have pandemic potential