Characterization of African Swine Fever Virus Caucasus Isolate in European Wild Boars
Claudia Gabriel, Sandra Blome , Alexander Malogolovkin, Stanislav Parilov, Denis Kolbasov, Jens P. Teifke, and Martin Beer
Author affiliations: Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Greifswald–Insel Riems, Germany (C. Gabriel, S. Blome, J.P. Teifke, M. Beer); National Research Institute for Veterinary Virology and Microbiology, Pokrov, Russia (A. Malogolovkin, S. Parilov, D. Kolbasov)
Figure 1. Ventral view of the head showing pathologic signs in a wild boar piglet after oral inoculation with 106 median tissue culture infectious dose of an African swine fever virus isolate from Armenia (experiment at the Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut). Note edematously enlarged and hemorrhagic mandibular lymph nodes. The animal died on day 7 postinfection.
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