Sequencing study suggests new means of controlling ASF

Sequencing study suggests new means of controlling ASF

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Research into the basic functions of the virus uncovers potential to control African swine fever through antivirals.

Researchers looking to understand the basic means by which the African swine fever (ASF) virus functions say their work lays the groundwork for means of controlling ASF through either a vaccine or, possibly, antiviral compounds that could be added to animal feed.