Signs of infection from bovine spongiform encephalopathy, or "mad cow disease," show up earlier in cows than previously thought, a recent study found.
What does BSE stand for?
BSE stands for Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (mad cow disease)
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We have 214 other meanings of BSE in our Acronym Attic
- Blood Sweat and Ears (Wrestling)
- Board of Secondary Education (India)
- Bombay Stock Exchange
- Booster Systems Engineer (NASA)
- Border States Electric (Fargo, ND)
- Boresight Error
- Boston Edison Company (former stock symbol)
- Boston Stock Exchange
- Bourgogne Service Électronique (French: Burgundy Electronics Service; Burgundy, France)
- Bovine Spongiform Encephalomyelitis
- Braunschweig-Schöninger Eisenbahn (German: Brunswick Schoeningen Railway)
- Breast Self-Examination
- Breeding Soundness Evaluation
- Breizh Sauvetages d'Equidés (French horse rescue association)
- Bretagne Sanitaire Électricité (French utility company)
- Bretagne Sud Escalade (French climbing club)
- Bridge Software Engineer (also seen as BrSE)
- British Society of Echocardiography
- British Society of Endodontics
- Broadband Switch Engineering (Sprint)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Like the eternal riddle of which came first, the chicken or the egg, some scientists have pondered the source of the first case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy.
CJD, which strikes one in one million people, is also known as spongiform encephalopathy, and one form, bovine spongiform encephalopathy (also known as mad cow disease), can be transmitted to humans who have eaten contaminated beef.
The border had been closed since May 20, 2003, since the detection of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) in an Alberta cow.
Bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE): causes and consequences of a common source epidemic.
Scientists coined the cows' malady bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), or mad cow disease.