TITLE

Call to reassess BSE measures

PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;11/24/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 21, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the need for an ongoing review of controls implemented in Great Britain to reduce the human health risk of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) to ensure that they are still relevant. According to Patrick Wall of the University of Dublin, there may be cases where public money would be better spent protecting public health in other ways. Measures such as enforcing an age limit on testing animals for BSE at slaughter may soon be reassessed.
ACCESSION #
23685256

 

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