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Collecting Oral Fluid Samples from Due-to-Wean Litters
November 27, 2019 —  [Abs.]
Oral fluids are a common diagnostic sample in group-housed nursery, grow-finish, and adult swine. Although oral fluids from due-to-wean litters could be a valuable tool in monitoring pathogens and...
Half-Life of African Swine Fever Virus in Shipped Feed
November 27, 2019 —  [Abs.]
African swine fever virus is transmissible through animal consumption of contaminated feed. To determine virus survival during transoceanic shipping, we calculated the half-life of the virus in 9...

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