African Swine Fever Testing & Surveillance

Plum Island researcher Ayushi Rai implants African swine fever virus into swine white blood cells for vaccine analyses. ( Kathleen Apicelli, PIADC )


USDA Takes New Action to Prevent African Swine Fever
APHIS will begin testing for African swine fever as part of USDA's enhanced surveillance efforts.

Feral Swine: USDA Monitors World’s Worst Invasive Alien Species
Feral swine don’t recognize boundaries. Some say they’re the world’s worst invasive alien species. As the population grows, many are feeling the consequences.

Boehringer Ingelheim, GNA Biosolutions Partner on ASF Diagnostics Test
A new research partnership could lead to diagnostic solutions for African swine fever.

USDA Expands Sampling Methods for Foreign Animal Disease Investigation
USDA labs expand disease sampling to include lymph node