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What does SE stand for?

SE stands for Spongiform Encephalopathy

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Perhaps that first case came when the remains of a human infected with transmissible spongiform encephalopathy ended up in animal feed.
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.
Some health analysts fear that there could be a link between mad deer disease and Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD), a similar type of spongiform encephalopathy that kills humans when brain proteins called "prions" deform.