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S. Korea Expands Blood Tests for African Swine Fever to All Pig Farms

S. Korea Expands Blood Tests for African Swine Fever to All Pig Farms

SEOUL, Jul. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs reported Sunday that it will expand blood tests for African swine fever (ASF) to all pig farms across the country to prevent the inflow of ASF into the country. The ministry designated 14 cities and counties near the inter-Korean border as [...]

The First Research Pig with Dementia

The First Research Pig with Dementia

SEOUL, Apr. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — A group of Korean scientists has successfully produced a research pig with symptoms related to dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. Research into dementia and Alzheimer’s is still in its early stages, and this new development could be instrumental for future progress. The team from Seoul National University, led by professors [...]