Funding for this research was provided by:
Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Lithuania (MT-17-8)
Received: 26 June 2020
Accepted: 28 September 2020
First Online: 7 October 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Non-experimental research on in this study was conducted in this study in the National Food and Veterinary Risk Assessment Institute that according to Regulation (EC) No 882/2004 has been designated as a National Reference Laboratory for African Swine Fever. All research activities in this study comply with institutional and national guidelines. Additionally, permanent permission to conduct research with animal samples was issued by the Ethics Commission on the Use of Laboratory Animals (Project No. 0241).
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.