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African Swine Fever Summary

Description: A sometimes fatal ASFIVIRUS infection of pigs, characterized by fever, cough, diarrhea, hemorrhagic lymph nodes, and edema of the gallbladder. It is transmitted between domestic swine by direct contact, ingestion of infected meat, or fomites, or mechanically by biting flies or soft ticks (genus Ornithodoros).

Also Known As: Wart-Hog Disease; Wart Hog Disease; Wart-Hog Diseases; Swine Fever, African

Networked: 96 relevant articles (1 outcomes, 6 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for African Swine Fever

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. 4- (4- dihexadecylaminostyryl)- N- methylpyridium (DiA) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  2. Neutralizing Antibodies : 3 studies in 3 results : IBA
  3. Antibodies : 1 study in 9 results : IBA
  4. RNA (Ribonucleic Acid) : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  5. Selenomethionine (Sethotope) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 4
  6. Fibrinogen (Factor I) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 1
  7. Antigens : 13 results : IBA
  8. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) : 11 results : IBA
  9. Proteins (Proteins, Gene) : 8 results : IBA
  10. Vaccines : 5 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to African Swine Fever

  1. Infection
  2. Classical Swine Fever (Swine Fever)
  3. Swine Vesicular Disease
  4. Foot-and-Mouth Disease
  5. Bluetongue
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Key Therapies for African Swine Fever

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