Thursday, February 22, 2018

Mad Cow Disease: Overview

BSE (often referred to as “mad cow disease”) and variant and classic CJD belong to the unusual group of progressive, degenerative neurological diseases known as transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSEs). These diseases are characterized by a long incubation period of up to several years, during which there is no visible indication of the disease. The incubation […]