TABLE 1:

Quantification of African swine fever virus (ASFV) in blood, secretions and excretions of infected domestic pigs with currently circulating strains in Caucasus, Eastern Europe and the Baltic countries

Sample typeASFV strainInoculationMaximum of virus titres detectedReferences
BloodLithuania LT14/1490 isolated from wild boarIntramuscular 10 HAD50/ml106.4 to 108.7 HAD50/ml at 6 dpiGallardo and others 2015a
Contact106.4 to 108.77 HAD50/ml at 14 dpi
Georgia 2007/1 isolated from domestic pigIntramuscular 102 HAD50/ml106 to 108 HAD50/ml from 5 dpiGuinat and others 2014
Contact106 to 108 HAD50/ml from 10 dpi
Russia Kashino 04/13 isolated from wild boarIntranasal 5×103 HAD50/ml107.5 HAD50/ml at 7 dpiVlasova and others 2015
Intranasal 50 HAD50/ml106.5 to 107.5 HAD50/ml from 7 dpi
Contact106.5 to 107 HAD50/ml from 15 dpi
Russia Boguchary 06/13 isolated from domestic pigIntranasal 5×103 HAD50/ml106.5 to 107.5 HAD50/ml from 9 dpiVlasova and others 2015
Intranasal 50 HAD50/ml106.5 to 107 HAD50/ml from 5 dpi
Contact107 HAD50/ml at 13 dpi
Russia K 08/13 isolated from wild boarIntramuscular 5×103 HAD50/ml106.5 to 107 HAD50/ml from 7 dpiVlasova and others 2015
Intramuscular 50 HAD50/ml106.5 to 107 HAD50/ml from 9 dpi
Nasal fluidGeorgia 2007/1 isolated from domestic pigIntramuscular 102 HAD50/mlIntermittent detection, 102 to 104 HAD50/ml from 6 dpiGuinat and others 2014
ContactIntermittent detection, 10 to 102 HAD50/ml from 7 dpi
Rectal fluidGeorgia 2007/1 isolated from domestic pigIntramuscular 102 HAD50/mlIntermittent detection, 10 to 102 HAD50/ml from 5 dpiGuinat and others 2014
ContactIntermittent detection, 10 to 102 HAD50/ml from 12 dpi
  • dpi Day post-infection, HAD50/ml 50 per cent haemadsorbing doses per ml