From: TSS ()
Subject: Dead cow tests positive for mad cow disease in Hokkaido
Date: June 28, 2007 at 7:29 am PST
Dead cow tests positive for mad cow disease in Hokkaido
SAPPORO, June 28 KYODO
The Hokkaido prefectural government said Thursday that a dead cow has tested positive for mad cow disease.
The dead cow will be sent to the National Institute of Animal Health in Saitama Prefecture for a final test to confirm whether the animal was infected with the disease, known as bovine spongiform encephalopathy.
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