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on April 15, 2019

New rapid test detects African swine fever sooner

Taiwanese company says its test kit works earlier than one previously developed in Spain

Taiwanese biotech company Excelsior Bio-System Inc. says it has developed a rapid test kit to detect African swine fever (ASF).

According to reports, the test can diagnose in 10 minutes if a live hog is infected with ASF, even if it is still in the incubation period, as early…

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