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Inactivation of the bovine spongiform encephalopathy agent by rendering procedures.
Food and Drug Administration's Web page on bovine spongiform encephalopathy.
Commissioners are pleased to have a reliable tool for early identification of bovine spongiform encephalopathy, and were particularly happy with the French procedure's sensitivity.
The link between cattle that are too sick or injured to stand or walk, and bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE or mad cow disease) has been clearly established," Marler said.
Most cases of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) have shown strikingly uniform features.
About 160 patients with variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, the human form of mad cow disease linked to bovine spongiform encephalopathy prions, have been identified in the United Kingdom, with cases also reported in France, Italy, Ireland, the Netherlands, Canada, Japan and the United States.
The public subsidies were use to pay compensation to Italian beef producers, and cover the cost of destroying Specified Risk Materials from carcasses (the parts more likely to spread the Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy virus).
Yes, only 1 cow out of the 20,000 tested has been discovered to have bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE).
Cotman's team and others have also found that ADDLs are similar in size and shape to prions, molecules that have been linked to the transmission of bovine spongiform encephalopathy ("mad cow disease") and other neurodegenerative diseases.
The animal, which was born in February 1999, is the fifth-youngest found here with Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy.
CHINA: Officials issued a notice in March banning the import of some cosmetics from Europe and other countries due to fears that ingredients from sheep and cows could prompt the human equivalent of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), or "mad cow" disease.
ANSWER: Mad cow disease, also called bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), is a disease that affects the central nervous system of cattle and is ultimately fatal.

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