March 1998 News
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BSE and CJD News for March 1998

19 Mar 98 -- BSE Inquiry: Day 6 -- Mink and CWD misinformation
19 Mar 98 -- CWD: spreading it around
19 Mar 98 -- CWD: failed eradication attempts
19 Mar 98 -- CWD in Estes Park: what goes on at Lexington Lane?
19 Mar 98 -- 14 facilities where CWD has been found
19 Mar 98 -- How did CWD get started and spread?
19 Mar 98 -- Elk growers ask for surveillance in N. Dakota
19 Mar 98 -- Ban on elk antlers in human food rejected
19 Mar 98 -- CWD in High Country News
19 Mar 98 -- CWD Web Resources

18 Mar 98 -- Ironside predicts 100 to 35,000 nvCJD cases
17 Mar 98 -- Farmers are burying BSE cattle, not reporting them
12 Mar 98 -- Under-reporting of FSE and scrapie
18 Mar 98 -- Belgium, France find more cases, destroy herds
16 Mar 98 -- BSE epidemiology in Northern Ireland
17 Mar 98 -- Beef ban starts to ease with Northern Ireland export deal
16 Mar 98 -- CJD tracking in Canada
19 Mar 98 -- Resistant bacterium decisively linked to animal feed drug

12 Mar 98 -- Another Miami meat worker dies of CJD
12 Mar 98 -- 250,000 cattle needlessly infected
12 Mar 98 -- Cheap meat blamed for mad cow in humans
09 Mar 98 -- CJD victim's father appears before BSE inquiry
10 Mar 98 -- 22,000 hemophiliacs file suit over tainted blood in Canada
11 Mar 98 -- Protesters at first court test of bone-in beef ban
11 Mar 98 -- Ministry 'amended report' on early BSE case
12 Mar 98 -- Scientist was horrified by inaction over BSE
14 Mar 98 -- Study of nuns and their brains sheds new light on Alzheimer's

09 Mar 98 -- BSE Inquiry first day: Judge asks for 6 month extension
09 Mar 98 -- BSE Inquiry: transcripts and commenting
04 Mar 98 -- Easing of British beef ban backed by veterinary panel
09 Mar 98 -- Canada seizes British meat
05 Mar 98 -- Was German BSE cow really a Swiss import?
09 Mar 98 -- Commentary by Danish rendering experts
03 Mar 98 -- Blood factor IX for hemophiliacs -- from transgenic sheep
08 Mar 98 -- FDA wonders if CJD-blood should really be recalled
09 Mar 98 -- MS-NBC show on BSE and CJD: off-site

14 Feb 98 -- Colorado's dementia experiment in humans
24 Feb 98 -- Feds need to take control over Colorado CWD
14 Feb 98 -- Surveillance for chronic wasting disease in Colorado
14 Feb 98 -- CWD by river drainage
14 Feb 98 -- Some early history of CWD
10 July 97 -- Chronic Wasting Disease in Canada
14 Feb 98 -- More chronic wasting disease news: 1, 2 on-site, off-page
14 Feb 98 -- Welcome to Stetsonville
14 Feb 98 -- Scrapie in Canada
02 May 97 -- Scrapie and BSE situation in Sweden, Denmark, and Mexico
14 Feb 98 -- New Zealand makes case for scrapie-free: off-site
01 Mar 98 -- BSE and FSE: declining but not going away?
02 Mar 98 -- MAFF releases mad cat disease statistics

26 Feb 98 -- Oprah, Humane Society victory statements
25 Feb 98 -- Cattlemen actually made money when the beef market plunged -- expert
26 Feb 98 -- Scientists warn of CJD risk in vaccines given to children.
27 Feb 98 -- Britain to import blood plasma due to 'mad cow'
26 Feb 98 -- EU hygiene rules to be waived in 'BSE free' states
25 Feb 98 -- Tallow safer than gelatine, says scientific steering committee
25 Feb 98 -- Jesus said to be vegetarian
26 Feb 98 -- New row looms over beef-ban exemptions
09 Feb 98 -- Comprehensive review of prion research: 9 Feb 98 C&E News off-site
26 Feb 98 -- "Mad cowboys: The beef industry strikes back" off-site
20 Feb 98 -- Opinions adopted by Scientific Steering Committee 20 Feb 1998 off-site

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