Thursday, May 25

MAD COW THREATENS MORE PEOPLE

Estimates of the fallout from BSE have been revised upwards. "The deadly human form of mad cow disease, vCJD, may have infected far more people than previously thought, suggests a new study. The assumption that most people are genetically shielded from the devastating disease could be wrong, said the research published on Friday."

1 comment:

Jeff Bellamar said...

Of course the effects are going to be far-reaching, anyone who has taken an unbiased look at this disease knows that there's an incubation period. Many people are walking around with CJD and don't know it, just like HIV.