BSE hits Japan

 作者:贾仞菡     |      日期:2019-03-06 06:19:02
Japan has reported its first case of BSE. The Ministry of Agriculture says tests on the brain of a 5-year-old Holstein from a dairy in Chiba prefecture, east of Tokyo, indicate BSE infection. The ministry is sending samples for further tests outside Japan and is trying to find out where the cow and its feed came from. Japan has taken strict precautions against BSE since the disease was confirmed in Britain and has, like many countries, banned British people from giving blood in Japan in case they pass on vCJD,