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Mad Cow Disease Case Confirmed in Alabama

Mad Cow Disease Case Confirmed in Alabama

Commissioner John McMillan confirmed Tuesday in a press release that the cow tested positive for a disease known as atypical bovine spongiform encephalopathy, or atypical BSE, more commonly known as atypical Mad Cow Disease.

The non-scientific name for BSE is mad cow disease, a prion disease that reached epidemic levels in Great Britain in the late 1980s and early 1990s.

In its official statement, USDA also said: "This animal never entered slaughter channels and at no time presented a risk to the food supply, or to human health in the United States". The first was a classical form coming from a cow imported from Canada in 2003.

There are two kinds of BSE - classical and atypical - neither of which are contagious. Another important component of the United States system - which led to this detection - is an ongoing BSE surveillance program that allows USDA to detect the disease if it exists at very low levels in the U.S. cattle population.

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Atypical BSE generally occurs in older cattle, which are usually eight years old or above, and seems to arise rarely and spontaneously in all cattle populations, it said.

A rare and spontaneous disease was discovered in an Alabama beef cow just prior to slaughter at a livestock market, according to the Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries. "The response to this case by USDA officials and our department's professionals led by State Veterinarian Dr".

While all forms of the disease are deadly for cattle, only the "classical" form is harmful for the beef-lovers since it has been linked to variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (vCJD).

Regulations from the US Food and Drug Administration have prohibited the inclusion of mammalian protein in feed for cattle and other ruminants since 1997 and have also prohibited high risk tissue materials in all animal feed since 2009. That roiled global cattle markets and spurred several countries to ban US beef.

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The U.S. has been recognized as having a negligible risk for BSE by the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE).

"Unlike typical BSE, cases of atypical BSE, according to [UK Spongiform Encephalopathy Advisory Committee] (SEAC), may have risen spontaneously (although transmission through feed or the environment can not be ruled out)".

The Alabama cow is only the fifth case of BSE confirmed in the U.S. No cases have been confirmed in the Midwest, officials stated. It has banned the import of cattle from the countries where the disease is said to be prevalent. "Another important component of our system - which led to this detection - is our ongoing BSE surveillance program that allows USDA to detect the disease if it exists at very low levels in the USA cattle population".

Mad cow disease can be described as "a transmissible, slowly progressive, degenerative, and fatal disease affecting the central nervous system of adult cattle", according to health news website WebMD.

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In the USA there have now been five cases of BSE detected. In addition to the first case in Washington State, BSE was also found in cows in Texas in 2005, and California in 2012.


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