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African swine fever (ASF) is an acute and often fatal disease affecting domestic pigs and wild boar, with severe economic consequences for affected countries. ASF is endemic in sub-Saharan Africa and the island of Sardinia, Italy. Since 2007, the virus emerged in the republic of Georgia, and since...

Author(s)
Revilla, Y.; Pérez-Núñez, D.; Richt, J. A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Advances in Virus Research, 2018, 100, pp 41-74
Abstract

African swine fever (ASF) is an acute and highly contagious disease that causes severe economic losses to the swine industry. ASF is caused by infection of African swine fever virus (ASFV) in domestic pigs, leading to almost 100% mortality. However, no effective vaccines and pharmacologic treatment ...

Author(s)
Wang Jun; Shi XinJin; Sun HaiWei; Chen HongJun
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Integrative Agriculture, 2020, 19, 1, pp 11-22
Abstract

Natural casings, to be used as sausage containers, are being traded worldwide and may be contaminated with contagious viruses. Standard processing of such natural casings is by salt treatment with a duration of 30 days before shipment. Since information is lacking about the efficacy of these virus...

Author(s)
Jelsma, T.; Wijnker, J. J.; Smid, B.; Verheij, E.; Poel, W. H. M. van der; Wisselink, H. J.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Microbiology, 2019, 238, pp 108424
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African swine fever has occurred in many provinces or regions in China, which has a great impact on the development of pig industry. This paper summarized the occurrence of African swine fever, elaborated the prevention and control measures adopted by China since the occurrence of African swine...

Author(s)
Nie YunBin; Qiao Juan
Publisher
Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology, Beijing, China
Citation
Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology (Beijing), 2019, 21, 1, pp 11-17
Abstract

Introduction: Oral fluid sampling and testing offers a convenient, unobtrusive mechanism for evaluating the health status of swine, especially grower and finisher swine. This assessment evaluates the potential testing of oral fluid samples with real-time reverse-transcriptase polymerase chain...

Author(s)
Beemer, O.; Remmenga, M.; Gustafson, L.; Johnson, K.; Hsi, D.; Antognoli, M. C.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2019, 14, 7, pp e0219532
AbstractFull Text

Until July 30th, 2019 when the first case of African swine fever (ASF) was confirmed, Serbia was a country free from ASF. After the owner reported atypical illness and death of a sow, the local veterinarian submitted the organ samples to the National Reference Laboratory for Classical Swine Fever...

Author(s)
Milićević, V.; Kureljušić, B.; Zorić, J. M.; Savić, B.; Stanojević, S.; Milakara, E.
Publisher
Fakultet Veterinarske Medicine, Univerziteta u Beogradu, Beograd, Serbia
Citation
Acta Veterinaria (Beograd), 2019, 69, 4, pp 443-449
Abstract

African swine fever virus is complex DNA virus that infects pigs with mortality rates up to 100% leading to devastating socioeconomic effected in the affected countries. There is neither a vaccine nor a treatment to control ASF. African swine fever virus genome encodes two putative SF2 RNA...

Author(s)
Freitas, F. B.; Frouco, G.; Martins, C.; Ferreira, F.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Emerging Microbes and Infections, 2019, 8, 1, pp 291-302
Abstract

African swine fever (ASF) is a fatal disease caused by a virus in domestic pigs. In this study, a real-time loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) assay and visual LAMP assay were developed for the detection of African swine fever virus (ASFV). LAMP primers targeting the p10 gene of ASFV...

Author(s)
Wang DeGuo; Yu JiangHan; Wang YongZhen; Zhang Meng; Li Peng; Liu Meng; Liu YanHong
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Virological Methods, 2020, 276, pp 113775
Abstract

The global population has quadrupled over the last century leading to an increased demand for affordable safe food. Satisfying this demand will not be easy and will require even more widespread use of intensive farming practices. However, intensive farming practices can lead to higher probabilities ...

Author(s)
Zakaryan, H.
Publisher
Caister Academic Press, Wymondham, UK
Citation
Porcine viruses: from pathogenesis to strategies for control, 2019, pp vi + 201 pp.
Abstract

This paper aims at the presentation of an important link in epidemiology of African swine fever. A number of pig diseases can be transmitted via pork meat and pork products coming from infected areas. Therefore, feeding of swill to pigs is regulated or prohibited in many swine-rearing countries....

Author(s)
Pomorska-Mól, M.
Publisher
Krajowa Izba Lekarsko Weterynaryjna, Warszawa, Poland
Citation
Życie Weterynaryjne, 2019, 94, 7, pp 523-526

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