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Scientists race to understand deadly new virus

SARS-like infection causes severe illness, but may not spread quickly

5:18pm, February 27, 2013

WASHINGTON — A deadly new virus has scientists scrambling to learn more about it and figure out whether the virus will become a pandemic or remain a limited threat.

The virus has sickened 13 people and killed seven of them in the Middle

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