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Why more cases of ‘mad cow disease’ could emerge

12 July 2019

Professor John Collinge (UCL Institute of Prion Diseases) features on a documentary about bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) and its relation to variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD), discussing the progress of research and vCJD's long period of dormancy in the brain.

Watch: BBC Two 'Mad Cow Disease: The Great British Beef Scandal' (from 39 mins 16 secs)Read: Telegraph (£)