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Mad Cow Disease/ Transmissable Spongiform Encephalopathies

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Mad Cow Disease/ Transmissable Spongiform Encephalopathies

Mad Cow Disease/ Transmissable Spongiform Encephalopathies

Mad Cow Disease/ Transmissable Spongiform Encephalopathies

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Guests: *DR. PAUL BROWN Senior Investigator Laboratory of Central Nervous System Studies National Institutes of Neurological Disorders and Stroke National Institutes of Health Bethesda, Maryland *LINDA DETWILER Senior Staff Veterinarian Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service United States Department of Agriculture Robinsville, New Jersey *GIDEON RACHMAN Correspondent, The Economist Magazine Brussels, Belgium As the number of European countries affected by bovine spongiform ncephalopathy—or mad cow disease—continues to grow, scientists in the U.S. are trying to figure out how to prevent the disease from spreading to this country. In this hour, we'll look at the current U.S. regulations regarding transmissable encephalopathies. Plus, the latest news on mad cow disease in Europe