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The use of antimicrobials in livestock constitutes an increasing global concern, and many countries pursue approaches to reduce the amount used, particularly in the pig production industry. The EU Commission has decided, due to environmental concerns, to phase out use of zinc oxide in pigs by 2022. ...

Author(s)
Kruse, A. B.; Nielsen, L. R.; Alban, L.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2020, 181,
Abstract

African swine fever (ASF) was first detected in the Estonian wild boar population in September 2014, while the first domestic pig farm was affected in July 2015. In the present study, we aimed to analyse, retrospectively, the epidemiology of the disease in all 26 outbreaks in domestic pig herds...

Author(s)
Nurmoja, I.; Mõtus, K.; Kristian, M.; Niine, T.; Schulz, K.; Depner, K.; Viltrop, A.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2020, 181,
Abstract

African Swine Fever (ASF) is one of the most complex and significant diseases from a sanitary-economic perspective currently affecting the world's swine-farming industry. ASF has been endemic in Sardinia (Italy) since 1978, and several control and eradication programmes have met with limited...

Author(s)
Bosch, J.; Barasona, J. A.; Cadenas-Fernández, E.; Jurado, C.; Pintore, A.; Denurra, D.; Cherchi, M.; Vicente, J.; Sánchez-Vizcaíno, J. M.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2020, 15, 5,
Abstract

African swine fever (ASF), a disease of obligatory declaration to the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE), has contributed to poverty and underdevelopment of affected areas. The presence of ASF has been historically neglected in Africa, contributing to its uncontrolled expansion and...

Author(s)
Bosch-Camós, L.; López, E.; Rodriguez, F.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Porcine Health Management, 2020, 6, 17, pp (02 July 2020)
Abstract

Introduction: African swine fever (ASF) is a pressing economic problem in a number of Eastern European countries. It has also depleted the Chinese sow population by 50%. Managing the disease relies on culling infected pigs or hunting wild boars as sanitary zone creation. The constraints on the...

Author(s)
Woźniakowski, G.; Mazur-Panasiuk, N.; Walczak, M.; Juszkiewicz, M.; Frant, M.; Niemczuk, K.
Publisher
Sciendo, Warsaw, Poland
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Research , 2020, 64, 2, pp 197-205
Abstract

African swine fever (ASF) is one of the most important and complex viral diseases in domestic pigs and wild boar. Over the last decade, the disease has spread to several European and Asian countries and is now one of the major threats to profitable pig production worldwide. One of the more recently ...

Author(s)
Pikalo, J.; Schoder, M. E.; Sehl, J.; Breithaupt, A.; Tignon, M.; Cay, A. B.; Gager, A. M.; Fischer, M.; Beer, M.; Blome, S.
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 2020, 67, 4, pp 1654-1659
Abstract

Introduction of infectious agents (e.g. African swine fever) in a farm could have severe implications beyond the farm level. Among the solutions required to minimize the risk of disease introduction and spread, the strengthening of biosecurity is a priority. Yet, although the pig fattening...

Author(s)
Chantziaras, I.; Dewulf, J.; Limbergen, T. van; Stadejek, T.; Niemi, J.; Kyriazakis, I.; Maes, D.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Livestock Science, 2020, 237,
Abstract

African swine fever is a serious viral disease of domestic pigs and Eurasian wild boars that poses a major threat to pig production. For more than thirty years after its discovery in East Africa it was limited to eastern and southern Africa, where it is believed to have originated. The ability of...

Author(s)
Penrith, M. L.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
CABI Agriculture and Bioscience, 2020, 1, 11, pp (5 August 2020)
Abstract

African swine fever (ASF) is one of the most important diseases in Suidae due to its significant health and socioeconomic consequences and represents a major threat to the European pig industry, especially in the absence of any available treatment or vaccine. In fact, with its high mortality rate...

Author(s)
Bonnet, S. I.; Bouhsira, E.; Regge, N. de; Fite, J.; Etoré, F.; Garigliany, M. M.; Jori, F.; Lempereur, L.; Potier, M. F. le; Quillery, E.; Saegerman, C.; Vergne, T.; Vial, L.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Viruses, 2020, 12, 7,
Abstract

The ENETWILD consortium (www.enetwild.com) aims at defining the spatial interface between wild boar and domestic pigs in Europe, which is essential to evaluate the risk for ASF spread between wild and domestic. This report describes the different sources of data for domestic pigs in Europe and...

Author(s)
Fernandez-Lopez, J.; Acevedo, P.; Blanco-Aguiar, J. A.; Vicente, J.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
EFSA Supporting Publications, 2020, 17, 4,

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