Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2010

    Missouri Deer Wasted, Chronically So

    Mad deers​The Post-Dispatch reports this morning that a deer that died last autumn at a hunting preserve in northern Missouri carried chronic wasting disease. The case is the first confirmed episode of the disease to be found among Missouri's estimated herd of 1.4 million deer. Chronic wasting dis ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 21, 2009
  • Blogs

    June 29, 2009

    The Morning Brew: Monday, 6.29

    A Colorado company recalls beef for possible E. coli contamination. (Reuters)Could eating farmed fish put you at risk for mad cow disease? (Reuters)An electronic "nose" can pinpoint a wine's origins down to the barrel. (Daily Telegraph)

  • News

    June 9, 2004

    Eat Me

    The only thing keeping the Japanese from buying the Midwest's finest beef is the USDA