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xray

In point D, you mean documented cases of variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. There are differences between vCJD and the classic and sporadic forms of CJD, both of which are more common.

Blank:No One

Not that I disagree with your analysis, but versions of CJD can be found outside cows (mad cow)and sheep (scrapie) into other ruminants. For instance, a similar related prion based disease exists in the native deer and elk populations as well. Very very low likelihood of ever catching it, but it does exist. To the best of my knowledge there has never been a case of human contraction, but given the disease itself could in theory also make the jump. There are version of the disease in all ruminant animals, not just sheep and cows. I guess my point is that his attack is truly on the concept of a meat industry as a whole not just the beef industry....you couldn't escape the disease by eating, say horses or elk instead.

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