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BSE Infection in Slovenian Cow Officially Confirmed

14 November 2006

SLOVENIA - The Austrian national laboratory confirmed that a cow from Slovenia which was slaughtered in Austria's Graz in late October had mad cow disease, the Slovenian Veterinary Administration (VURS) said in a press released on Monday, 6 November. The Austrian authorities already notified VURS of the infection with bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) on Saturday, 11 November, immediately after the first tests.

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Source: Slovenian Business Week


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