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MedPageToday.com: SARS Lessons: Stay alert for emerging pathogens

James Hughes, MD, professor of medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases, discussed lessons that emerged from the outbreak of SARS in 2003.

"I don't think there's any question" he told MedPage Today, that early reporting and rapid investigation would have shown the outbreak was caused by a novel
pathogen and speeded up the understanding of exactly how transmissible and dangerous it was.

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