ASFConversations is a new series from the Center for Animal Health and Food Safety highlighting emerging issues in global health, with a focus on recent African swine fever outbreaks across the globe.
Zoonotic Disease Fact Sheets
These fact sheets are brief overviews of zoonotic diseases and recent emerging topics, covering disease definition, transmission, symptoms, diagnoses, treatment, and sources for more information.
This innovative eLearning program is built to enhance the capacities of human resources of the Veterinary Services in Latin America, and is aligned with the advanced competencies of the OIE.
Although it has not been officially reported to the OIE yet, preliminary reports indicate that ASF has been confirmed in two wild boars near the southern village of Étalle, in the province of Luxembourg, Belgium.
The United States and China, despite rising tariffs, trade heavily with each other. A developed trade partner like China reporting ASF demonstrates the real risk of foreign animal disease incursion to the United States.
Following nearly two weeks of containment efforts, disinfection, and active surveillance with no new cases, Chinese officials identified a second case of ASF on Thursday.