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New strain of PEDV identified in United States

U.S. researchers have identified a new strain of a hog disease that has wiped out millions of baby pigs, a sign the virus will keep mutating as producers work to contain it, according to a Reuters news report.

A third strain of Porcine EpiĀ­demic Diarrhea virus, or PEDV, was detected in a Minnesota hog herd and found to be at least as virulent as an original strain...




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