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Transmissible spongiform encephalopathies

Last Modified: Mon, 25 Apr 2016 10:33:37 IST
Disease name
Transmissible spongiform encephalopathies
Species affected
Bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) is a fatal neurological disease of adult cattle that was first recognised in Great Britain (GB). It is a transmissible prion disease.
Status in Ireland
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland
DAFM Division Responsible
SAT Division
John Griffin SSVI
Link to relevant external website