Littleproud opens path to importing lumpy skin virus to develop vaccines

Updated July 4 2022 - 1:14pm, first published April 11 2022 - 1:00am
PROGRESS: Lumpy skin disease is on Australia's doorstep and the Australian Government is now allowing a live version of the virus to be used by our scientists to develop a vaccine. IMAGE: Shutterstock

CATTLE producers have applauded the move to open a pathway to import live lumpy skin virus in order to give CSIRO all it needs to test and develop effective vaccines and diagnostics.



Get the latest QLD news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.