Safer, more effective African swine fever vaccine to be developed in Australia

November 13th, 2023

Cosmos Magazine, Other, 11/11/2023, Evrim Yazgin
Scientists from Australia and the US are evaluating what appears to be a safe and effective vaccine against the African swine fever (ASF) virus, which is threatening millions of the world’s pigs African swine fever, a virulent member of the Asfarviridae family, can kill up to 100% of the pigs it infects. […] Dr David Williams, an African swine fever expert at CSIRO’s Australian Centre for Disease Preparedness (ACDP), says scientists are yet to develop a completely safe and effective vaccine.

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