Working hard to save our bacon from African Swine Fever
Researchers at the Australian Centre for Disease Preparedness (ACDP) have been testing pork products seized at international airports for African Swine Fever (ASF). ASF kills 80% of the pigs it infects, and outbreaks have been noted just outside Australia’s borders. Authorities are using the results from ACDP’s testing to refine and strengthen Australia’s border security measures.
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