mad cow

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“Mad Cow Disease” Crops Up in German Beef Cattle
Jan 17, 2014 | Katharina Schwan

For the first time since 2007, a case of atypical Bovine spongiform Encephalitis (BSE) was identified in a beef cow in the German state of...

Rare Creutzfeld-Jacob Outbreak in New England?
Sep 11, 2013 | Jason Hayes

Health officials recently informed 15 patients across New England that they may be infected with Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease (CJD). Unfortunately,...

French Press Reports New Case of variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob
Jul 11, 2012 | Anna Tomasulo

A new case of vCJD, or variant Creutzfeld-Jakob disease has been reported in France. The French press is not yet reporting the location of the...

Why Mad Cow in Calif. Should Not Scare You
Apr 26, 2012 | Anna Tomasulo

  On Tuesday April 24 2012, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) confirmed a case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) in a dairy cow in...