Italians drop beef as first cow tests positive

Pistoi, Sergio
January 2001
Nature;1/25/2001, Vol. 409 Issue 6819, p441
Academic Journal
Reports on the discovery of the first case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy in Italy. Impact of the discovery on beef sales; Pressure on laboratories for rapid test results; Efforts of the Italian government to computerize a national bovine register.


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