Navigation Links
No More Additional Cases of Mad Cow Disease in Canada

Mad cow disease or bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) is the condition in which there is extensive wasting of the brain among the cattle. It is very fatal.//

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) started its investigation when the fourth cow was tested positive for this disease.

The cow was home-grown and six-years old. The results of the investigation were that there were no additional cases of mad cow disease found in Alberta.

Gary little, acting senior staff veterinarian for the CFIA led the extensive investigation. The team studied about 156 cohorts, cattle from the birth farm born 12 months before or after the infected cow.

Out of this number only 38 were located alive on various Alberta farms. All of them tested negative for BSE.

CFIA reports that the remaining 118 animals had either died or had been slaughtered. The agency was not aware of the exact number of cows that would have been slaughtered for human consumption.

He also said that the large number of cows would have been slaughtered because when they are about 20 to 22 months of age, they do not display abnormalities related to mad cow disease.

Those animals that were tracked down was not sent to US but remained in the western province of Alberta. This also spurred a feed investigation at the farm, retail and mill levels.

This showed that the cow was born after 1997, when the Canadian government banned cattle from eating feed containing protein from cows and other ruminants such as goats and sheep, following Britain's mad cow outbreak.

This has resulted in closing down the markets for Canadian beef and cattle world over. But now that the investigation has said that no new additional cases were reported the trade has gradually resumed with strict regulations. There was loss of about $7 billion.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Additional Radiotheraphy for Breast Cancer
2. Adding An Additional Drug May Help Patients With Glaucoma
3. Additional Responsiblities To Be Taken Up By Allied Healthcare Professionals
4. NACO to Introduce 400 Additional AIDS/HIV Screening Centers
5. Analysis Shows Lamictal As An Effective Additional Therapy For Treatment of Grand Mal Seizures
6. Pressing Need for Additional Staff Consultants at NHS
7. NACO Inaugurates 37 Additional HIV Treatment Centers
8. Is Evidence-based Medicine Enough to Support Additional Research in Alternative Medicine?
9. Additional Research Imperative on Lung Cancer in Women
10. AIIMS Director Venugopal Removed from Additional Post
11. China reports declining number of SARS Cases
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: More Additional Cases Mad Cow Disease Canada

(Date:7/9/2014)... acute episodes of low back pain are not linked ... wind direction and precipitation. Findings published in Arthritis ... College of Rheumatology (ACR), indicate that the risk of ... or wind gusts, but was not clinically significant. ... everyone experiences low back pain at some point in ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... types of cancer sends the protein factories in our ... uncontrolled growth, new research suggests. , Scientists at The ... responsible for ratcheting up activity of the endoplasmic reticulum ... blocks cancer cells need to keep growing. , A ... the flow of messages to the endoplasmic reticulum telling ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... found that fecal transplantation is effective and safe for ... is the result of a study led by Colleen ... Gastrointestinal Medicine at The Women,s Medicine Collaborative. The study ... of print in the American Journal of Gastroenterology ... diff , has increased to epidemic proportions over the ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... DALLAS July 9, 2014 There has been ... at UT Southwestern Medical Center using MyChart, the online, ... radiology results, communicate with their healthcare providers, schedule appointments, ... number of patients actively using MyChart each ... each year increased more than 10-fold, according to a ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of ... early-stage clinical trial of CRS3123, an investigational oral ... ( C. difficile ) infection. CRS3123 (previously known ... C. difficile growth while sparing normal intestinal bacteria. ... to 30 healthy men and women ages 18 ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Low back pain? Don't blame the weather 2Health News:Signal may send cancer's cellular factories into overdrive 2Health News:Women's Medicine Collaborative examines safety of fecal transplant to treat C. difficile 2Health News:MyChart use skyrocketing among cancer patients, UT Southwestern study finds 2Health News:MyChart use skyrocketing among cancer patients, UT Southwestern study finds 3Health News:NIH launches Phase I clinical trial of novel drug to treat Clostridium difficile infection 2
... WeissComm Group today announced the acquisition of ... company founded by Bob Pearson , who will ... that it has signed a strategic alliance with Rule ... and training. Pearson will continue to operate and grow this ...
... May 27 eCardio Diagnostics ( www.ecardio.com ... is a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur ... Houston & Gulf Coast Area Program. According to ... who demonstrate extraordinary success in the areas of innovation, ...
... 27 Autism is a neurobiological condition which is ... some health insurance companies, especially HMOs, fail to cover ... Wellspring, a leader in autism treatment, is excited to ... with their CA health insurance plan to cover autism ...
... term follow-up indicates modest efficacy in primary and ... Ceregene, Inc. today reported additional clinical data ... CERE-120 in 58 patients with advanced Parkinson,s disease. ... the neurotrophic factor, neurturin, to Parkinson,s disease patients ...
... 27 The incidence of cardiovascular disease is ... smoking and other cardiac ailments. Each year cardiovascular ... 48 per cent of all mortalities in Europe.(Logo: ... cardiac rhythm management (CRM) market offers significant growth ...
... laser therapy, is a new treatment that provides proven pain relief and ... offered by The Laser Pain Management Center in Western Massachusetts. , ... ... adverse affect on every aspect of daily life. Low level laser therapy ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:WeissComm Group Acquires Common Sense Media Group, Appoints Founder Bob Pearson Chief Technology and Media Officer to Help Clients Evaluate and Optimize Social Media 2Health News:WeissComm Group Acquires Common Sense Media Group, Appoints Founder Bob Pearson Chief Technology and Media Officer to Help Clients Evaluate and Optimize Social Media 3Health News:WeissComm Group Acquires Common Sense Media Group, Appoints Founder Bob Pearson Chief Technology and Media Officer to Help Clients Evaluate and Optimize Social Media 4Health News:eCardio Chief Executive Officer Larry Lawson Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year(R) 2009 Award Finalist in the Houston & Gulf Coast Area Program 2Health News:Wellspring Coordinates With CA Health Insurance Plans to Pay for Autism Treatments 2Health News:Ceregene Presents Additional Clinical Data from Phase 2 Trial of CERE-120 for Parkinson's Disease 2Health News:Ceregene Presents Additional Clinical Data from Phase 2 Trial of CERE-120 for Parkinson's Disease 3Health News:Ceregene Presents Additional Clinical Data from Phase 2 Trial of CERE-120 for Parkinson's Disease 4Health News:Ceregene Presents Additional Clinical Data from Phase 2 Trial of CERE-120 for Parkinson's Disease 5Health News:Advanced Technologies Pump Growth Into European Cardiac Rhythm Management Market, Affirms Frost & Sullivan 2Health News:Advanced Technologies Pump Growth Into European Cardiac Rhythm Management Market, Affirms Frost & Sullivan 3Health News:Advanced Technologies Pump Growth Into European Cardiac Rhythm Management Market, Affirms Frost & Sullivan 4Health News:New Non-Surgical Laser Treatment Helps Patients Live Pain Free 2Health News:New Non-Surgical Laser Treatment Helps Patients Live Pain Free 3
(Date:1/15/2014)... , Jan. 15, 2014  According to Millennium Research ... market intelligence, the United States ... device markets will expand moderately through 2022, with ... In particular, increasing interest in drug-eluting beads (DEBs) ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... YORK , Jan. 15, 2014 ... report is available in its catalogue: ... India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to ... PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - India Drug ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... NEW YORK , Jan. 15, 2014 ... research report is available in its catalogue: ... Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p01940411/Global-Markets-and-Technologies-for-Advanced-Drug-Delivery-Systems----Focus-on-End-Users.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Drug_Delivery_Technology STUDY OBJECTIVES ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:US and European Transcatheter Embolization and Occlusion Device Market to Surpass $1.6 Billion by 2022 2US and European Transcatheter Embolization and Occlusion Device Market to Surpass $1.6 Billion by 2022 3PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 2PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 3PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 4PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 5Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 2Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 3Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 4Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 5Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 6Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 7Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 8Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 9Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 10Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 11Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 12Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 13Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 14Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 15Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 16Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 17Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 18
... 1, 2010 Elsevier, the leading,publisher of scientific, technical and ... the newly formed Global Sales &,Customer Marketing group in the Science ... Government, Books and Corporate,Markets, effective 1 July. , ... O,Malley,s appointment ...
... June 30 Dendreon Corporation (Nasdaq: ... Medicaid Services (CMS) today initiated a National Coverage Analysis (NCA) ... treatment of asymptomatic or minimally symptomatic metastatic, castrate-resistant (hormone-refractory) ... new therapeutic class known as autologous cellular immunotherapies. , ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Elsevier Appoints Martin O'Malley as Managing Director of New Global Sales Group in Science & Technology Division 2Elsevier Appoints Martin O'Malley as Managing Director of New Global Sales Group in Science & Technology Division 3Elsevier Appoints Martin O'Malley as Managing Director of New Global Sales Group in Science & Technology Division 4Dendreon Statement on CMS National Coverage Analysis 2Dendreon Statement on CMS National Coverage Analysis 3Dendreon Statement on CMS National Coverage Analysis 4
... generators are meeting the clinical needs ... and anesthesiologists. And, they are of ... from Medtronic.,Effective pacing with the adjustment ... for quick battery changes. Both ...
... CardioVad is a unique left ventricular assist device ... It is being used in a small group ... as part of an FDA-approved Feasibility Study. The ... the external power source for minutes or hours. ...
... Inc. has introduced the world's first minimally-invasive ... 10626 Epicardial Lead Implant Tool, which has ... States, will expand the options available to ... 5071 lead on the heart during pacemaker ...
The Schiller treadmill ergometer is designed for stress tests, sports medicine and cardiology. It is equipped and tested with the latest safety system and has been manufactured under the stringent qu...
Medicine Products: