BSE retest positive; criticism rampant

Jun 20, 2007
20, 2005 — UK test results expected late June. — Testing protocol breach suggested. A sample of brain matter from a “downer” cow collected last November was retested for BSE earlier this month and came back positive for the brain-wasting malady. Officials with USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) were awaiting confirmatory testing from a British lab to determine ...

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