Mad Cow Disease

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Mad Cow Disease,

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BSE ( Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy) is caused by a mutated protein. It is not an infection. Harms the nervous system. Similar to Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease in the South Pacific from a country where people ate the brains of humans. In England, people got it from meat from cows who ate feed made from contaminated parts of animal waste.