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Vaccination against Foot-and-Mouth Disease: new report from Dutch Researchers
Vaccination against Foot-and-Mouth Disease: new report from Dutch Researchers






The following report "Vaccination against Foot-and-Mouth Disease: differentiating strategies and their epidemiological and economic consequences" was recently released by the end of January.






The project group took the differences between animal species and farm sectors into account and showed that a quick and large-scale vaccination within a radius of at least 2km is as effective as pre-emptive 1-km ring culling to mitigate FMD epidemics. The researchers also address that control measures should primarily target cattle farms. 

The report