Mad Cow disease strikes again in United States of America(VIDEO)

Mad Cow disease strikes again in United States of America(VIDEO)

Washington : DC : USA | Apr 24, 2012 at 10:08 PM PDT
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Mad cow disease strikes in United States of America once again!!!

The United States Department of Agriculture – Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service confirms that particularly in California a tests on a cow yielded positive results on the disease. The case confirmed to be fourth happened in US since December 2003.

The USDA assures the public that the mad cow disease did not enter the human food chain. It also reiterates that dairy products in the United States are safe despite the discovery of mad cow disease in the country. Milk does not transmit bovine spongiform encephalopathy(BSE)

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