August 1998 News
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BSE and CJD News for August 1998

26 Aug 98 -- Mass screening for nvCJD after death of appendectomy patient
21 Aug 98 -- Scientists to step up BSE tests on sheep
10 Aug 98 -- Cases of CJD in young women in the US
15 Aug 98 -- Mad cows and mother's milk the perils of poor risk communication
28 Aug 98 -- FDA to release blood products quarantined for CJD investigation
28 Aug 98 -- U.S. seen removing white cells from donated blood
27 Aug 98 -- CJD sufferer died before her mother's eyes
26 Aug 98 -- BSE case found on northern Dutch farm

10 Aug 98 -- Massive cull seeks to eradicate scrapie in Quebec flocks
10 Aug 98 -- Mad cow cost reaches $5.8 billion
26 Aug 98 -- Proteus and Dealler developing supertest for CJD
16 Aug 98 -- New support group for blood product recipients
11 Aug 98 -- Common microbe may have role in Alzheimer's
17 Aug 98 -- Gov't approves small-font meat irradiation labels
10 Aug 98 -- Pituitary gland dietary aid for sale
07 Aug 98 -- North Carolina dogs end up in dog food
13 Aug 98 -- Hog and chicken farms cause Pfeisteria outbreak, memory loss
20 Aug 98 -- Suicide by Ocala tainted burger supplier

10 Aug 98 -- Two new mad cow cases surface in France
29 Jul 98 -- New British cow cull ordered in fight against BSE
01 Aug 98 -- Pre-clinical and sub-clinical BSE: what is the differance?
31 Jul 98 -- Gene therapy soon for familial CJD?
30 Jul 98 -- Students paid to eat organo-phosphates
10 Aug 98 -- Trembling Mountain: A Personal Account of Kuru
01 Aug 98 -- Health chief warns against rare burgers

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