Successful Depopulation and Reopening of an Isolation Facility

within a Large Production Compound without Allowing ASFV Spread to the Main Breeding Herd

Dr. Jiancong Yao at PIC demonstrates an unusual progression of ASFV infection in a population of naive replacement stock in an isolation facility. Early detection by accurate diagnosis was a big challenge, as initially, no clear clinical signs were pointing to ASFV infection, and diagnostic kits and laboratories gave inconsistent results.