Transmissible spongiform encephalopathies in non-domestic animals: origin, transmission and risk factors.

@article{Williams2003TransmissibleSE,
  title={Transmissible spongiform encephalopathies in non-domestic animals: origin, transmission and risk factors.},
  author={Elizabeth S. Williams and Michael A Miller},
  journal={Revue scientifique et technique},
  year={2003},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={145-56}
}
The transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSEs), scrapie and bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), are serious diseases of domestic animals. Although not as significant in terms of numbers of animals affected or geographical distribution, TSEs also affect non-domestic animals. Transmissible mink encephalopathy (TME) was the first TSE to be identified… CONTINUE READING