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What does NVCJD stand for?

NVCJD stands for New Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

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This finding led to bans in the wild meat trade from Nan Shan Zhong (Guangzhou Respiratory Disease Research Institute) similar to the ban on eating nervous system tissue from cows that was implemented after new variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease emerged in Britain.
24 Kyodo The head of an expert panel of the Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry expressed his view Thursday that a teenage girl in a Tokyo area hospital does not have new variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (nvCJD), a fatal brain-wasting illness linked to mad cow disease, as earlier suspected.
25 Kyodo An expert panel of the Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry said Thursday the possibility is low that a teenage girl in a Tokyo area hospital has new variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (nvCJD), a fatal brain-wasting illness linked to mad cow disease, as earlier feared.
Mr Babey was diagnosed with new variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (nvCJD) only five months ago.
As more evidence emerges linking mad cow disease to the human version of new variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, European governments are struggling to cope with consumer panic and collapse of the beef trade.