Navigation Links
New Mad-Cow Case Detected in Canada Bull

Canada has confirmed its tenth case of mad cow disease after a "mature" bull from the province of Alberta has been tested positive – Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) announced Wednesday. //

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency said that the infected animal’s carcass is in their control and also confirmed that no part of it had entered the human food or animal feed systems. However, the agency did not reveal where the animal was found or how old it was.

When Mad Cow disease, or Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) gets transmitted to people, who eat infected animals, they are at risk of contracting a rare form of deadly brain disease known as Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD).

About 150 people worldwide, most of them in Europe have died during an outbreak of the disease that peaked in 1993.

In 1997, Canada banned the inclusion of protein from ruminants like cattle and sheep in cattle feed that are believed to be linked to the spread of the disease.

To conclude, the Agency added that an investigation had begun to identify the source of feed the bull ate early in its life, and to locate its herdmates at that time.
SR
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Mad-Cow Resistant Calf Cloned in China
2. Oral Cancer Can Be Detected By Saliva Test
3. Bird Flu Strains Detected In Wild Birds Of Mongolia
4. Baby Brain Disorder Can Be Detected By Eye Movement
5. Novel Strain Detected In The Recent Outbreak Of Bird Flu At Ukraine
6. Colorectal Cancer Can Be Detected By a Simple Test
7. Senile Dementia Can Be Detected In Its Early Stages
8. Molecular Flaw Detected in Aggressive Breast Cancers
9. Medications Detected In Recycled Water In Los Angeles
10. PFCAs Detected in the Artic
11. Fatal Case of Meningitis Detected In Massachusetts
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:5/24/2017)... ... May 24, 2017 , ... Dr. Alan I. Benvenisty, MD is dual ... City. He is known for his distinguished expertise and experience in the diagnosis and ... sub-specialty training in treating renovascular disease and aortic aneurysm . He is known ...
(Date:5/24/2017)... Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) , ... May 24, 2017 , ... ... discreet and comfortable ClearCorrect orthodontics, with or without a referral. Dr. Kejriwal ... is why she offers convenient, clear braces in Cincinnati, OH. Patients no longer need ...
(Date:5/24/2017)... Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) , ... May 24, ... ... Las Vegas, NV, recently completed Course II of the HP3 (High-Performance Periodontal Practice) ... commits himself to learning the latest advancements in his field by attending numerous ...
(Date:5/24/2017)... ... , ... If you are thinking of a visit to San Francisco , fall is ... perfect time to visit. , Business Architecture Associates is pleased to offer 5 days of ... a 4-½ day package for individuals, and as 4-½ day corporate package for up to ...
(Date:5/24/2017)... , ... May 24, 2017 , ... ... label food ingredient solutions for the food and beverage industry offers Citri-Fi®, a ... ingredient statements during the purchasing decision process. As a result, labels need to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/9/2017)... 2017 Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and ... announced it has earned a spot on Forbes, ... Company was ranked among 500 U.S. employers as well ... Equipment and Services. The annual Forbes ... independent survey of over 30,000 employees across 25 industries. ...
(Date:5/9/2017)... May 9, 2017  Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ... clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the development of ... Canadian Intellectual Property Office has granted Oramed a ... of Exenatide". The patent covers Oramed,s invention of ... GLP-1 is an incretin hormone that stimulates the ...
(Date:5/8/2017)... NEW YORK , May 8, 2017 ... in the transition from fee for service reimbursement. Black ... April 2017. 1.       The Market for ... 77% of physician practices with 3 or ... Compliance Technology Solutions by Q4. "Given the magnitude of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: