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Growing concern about a mysterious virus in China

"This new coronavirus is arising just at the time when all of China is going to be on the move [traveling during the Lunar New Year holiday]," says health policy fellow Peter Hotez. "There's a big risk factor that we could see significant levels of transmission. We'll see how it plays out." KHOU: http://bit.ly/38HqA95