TITLE

BSE-resistant cattle 5 to 10 years away

AUTHOR(S)
Buss, Jessica
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;11/8/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 19, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces that research which could lead to the development of a bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE)-resistant cattle could be completed by 2007-2012 according to Cesare Galli, head of CIZ, the research and genetics arm of the Italian Breeders Association. Mechanism underlying BSE development in animals; Key to the research project.
ACCESSION #
9002766

 

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