ASF gene deletion unlocks potential for Diva vaccine development 


Scientists at the USDA's Foreign Animal Disease Research Unit found that deleting the EP402R Gene from the genome of ASF vaccine strain ASFV-G-∆I177L provides the potential capability of differentiating between infected and vaccinated animals (Diva).

The ASF mutant ASFV-G-∆I177L, previously deve...

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