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From: TSS ()
Subject: Re: Mad Cow Class Action Against Federal Government Obtains Green Light from Quebec Court
Date: June 17, 2007 at 1:13 pm PST

In Reply to: Mad Cow Class Action Against Federal Government Obtains Green Light from Quebec Court posted by TSS on June 17, 2007 at 9:11 am:

> USA MAD COW STRAIN MORE VIRULENT TO HUMANS THAN UK STRAIN
>
> 18 January 2007 - Draft minutes of the SEAC 95 meeting (426 KB) held on 7
> December 2006 are now available.
>
>
> snip...
>
>
>
> 64. A member noted that at the recent Neuroprion meeting, a study was
> presented showing that in transgenic mice BSE passaged in sheep may be
more
> virulent and infectious to a wider range of species than bovine derived
BSE.
>
> Other work presented suggested that BSE and bovine amyloidotic spongiform
> encephalopathy (BASE) MAY BE RELATED. A mutation had been identified in
the
> prion protein gene in an AMERICAN BASE CASE THAT WAS SIMILAR IN NATURE TO
A
> MUTATION FOUND IN CASES OF SPORADIC CJD.
>
>
> snip...
>
>
>
> http://www.seac.gov.uk/minutes/95.pdf
>
>
>
>
> 3:30 Transmission of the Italian Atypical BSE (BASE) in Humanized Mouse
>
> Models Qingzhong Kong, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Pathology, Case Western
> Reserve
> University
>
> Bovine Amyloid Spongiform Encephalopathy (BASE) is an atypical BSE strain
> discovered recently in Italy, and similar or different atypical BSE cases
> were also reported in other countries. The infectivity and phenotypes of
> these atypical BSE strains in humans are unknown. In collaboration with
> Pierluigi Gambetti, as well as Maria Caramelli and her co-workers, we have
> inoculated transgenic mice expressing human prion protein with brain
> homogenates from BASE or BSE infected cattle. Our data shows that about
half
> of the BASE-inoculated mice became infected with an average incubation
time
> of about 19 months; in contrast, none of the BSE-inoculated mice appear to
> be infected after more than 2 years.
>
> ***These results indicate that BASE is transmissible to humans and suggest
> that BASE is more virulent than
> classical BSE in humans.***
>
>
> 6:30 Close of Day One
>
>
> http://www.healthtech.com/2007/tse/day1.asp
>
>
>
>
> SEE STEADY INCREASE IN SPORADIC CJD IN THE USA FROM
> 1997 TO 2006. SPORADIC CJD CASES TRIPLED, with phenotype
> of 'UNKNOWN' strain growing. ...
>
>
> http://www.cjdsurveillance.com/resources-casereport.html
>
>
>
> There is a growing number of human CJD cases, and they were presented last
> week in San Francisco by Luigi Gambatti(?) from his CJD surveillance
> collection.
>
> He estimates that it may be up to 14 or 15 persons which display
selectively
> SPRPSC and practically no detected RPRPSC proteins.
>
>
> http://www.fda.gov/ohrms/dockets/ac/06/transcripts/1006-4240t1.htm
>
>
> http://www.fda.gov/ohrms/dockets/ac/06/transcripts/2006-4240t1.pdf
>
>
> USDA VOLUNTARY MAD COW TAINTED FOOD RECALL ''DON'T ASK, DON'T TELL''
POLICY
>
>
> AS ONE LEGISLATOR THAT MOU SHOULD BE TERMINATED IMMEDIATELY
>
> IT IS A FRONT TO THE PUBLIC
>
> THAT YOU WOULD ON YOUR OWN ACCORD, IN THAT KIND OF SECRECY, AND CALL THAT
> GOVERNMENT
>
> THAT'S NOT WHAT WERE HERE FOR, WERE HERE FOR TRANSPARENCY, WERE NOT HERE
TO
> DO SECRET DEALS,
>
> ''WERE NOT THE CIA'' !!!
>
> THERE ARE OTHER WAYS TO GET TO THE GOAL OF REACHING THE CONSUMER WITHOUT
> DEALING WITH USDA THAT FINDS IT UNACCEPTABLE TO SHARE INFORMATION WITH THE
> PUBLIC
>
>
>
> http://maddeer.org/video/embedded/02snip.rpm
>
>
>
> STANLEY PRUSINER NOBEL PEACE PRIZE WINNER ON THE PRION SLAMS USDA ON BSE
>
> US AG SEC AND LAYCRAFT
>
> "nothing ELSE matters, except beef from canada under 30 months bones beef
> product, that's ALL THAT MATTERS!"
>
>
> STAN THE MAN
>
> question for stan ;
>
> is this a demonstrated threat to public health safety ?
>
> stan states ;
>
> yes i think they (prions) are bad to eat, and you can die from them.
>
>
> http://maddeer.org/video/embedded/08snip.ram
>
>
>
> THE LINKs YOU JUST WATCHED WAS OF THE FOLLOWING HEARING ON THE WASHINGTON
> MAD COW and what little ramifications there after, and to this day,
nothing
> has changed much, except more secrecy. ...TSS
>
>
>
> 022404 Senate Info-Hearing Agriculture / Water Resources / Health and
Human
> Services / Government Oversight: Mad Cow Disease
>
>
> Entire 5 hour hearing - The California Channel
>
> (scroll down to "022404 Senate Info-Hearing")
>
> http://www.calchannel.com/february2004.htm
>
>
>
> Sporadic creutzfeldt-jakob disease in two adolescents
>
> http://jnnp.bmj.com/cgi/content/abstract/jnnp.2006.104570v1
>
>
> FULL TEXT SPORADIC CJD, THE BIG LIE
>
>
> http://lists.ifas.ufl.edu/cgi-bin/wa.exe?A2=ind0705&L=sanet-mg&T=0&P=25276
>
>
> Diagnosis and Reporting of Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
>
> Singeltary, Sr et al. JAMA.2001; 285: 733-734.
>
>
http://jama.ama-assn.org/http://www.neurology.org/cgi/eletters/60/2/176#535
>
> BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL
>
>
> BMJ
>
>
> vCJD in the USA * BSE in U.S.
> 15 November 1999
>
>
> http://www.bmj.com/cgi/eletters/319/7220/1312/b#5406
>
>
> BMJ
>
>
> U.S. Scientist should be concerned with a CJD epidemic in the U.S., as
> well...
> 2 January 2000
>
>
> http://www.bmj.com/cgi/eletters/320/7226/8/b#6117
>
> JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGY
>
> MARCH 26, 2003
>
> RE-Monitoring the occurrence of emerging forms of Creutzfeldt-Jakob
>
> disease in the United States
>
> Email Terry S. Singeltary:
>
> flounder@wt.net
>
> I lost my mother to hvCJD (Heidenhain Variant CJD). I would like to
>
> comment on the CDC's attempts to monitor the occurrence of emerging
>
> forms of CJD. Asante, Collinge et al [1] have reported that BSE
>
> transmission to the 129-methionine genotype can lead to an alternate
>
> phenotype that is indistinguishable from type 2 PrPSc, the commonest
>
> sporadic CJD. However, CJD and all human TSEs are not reportable
>
> nationally. CJD and all human TSEs must be made reportable in every
>
> state and internationally. I hope that the CDC does not continue to
>
> expect us to still believe that the 85%+ of all CJD cases which are
>
> sporadic are all spontaneous, without route/source. We have many TSEs in
>
> the USA in both animal and man. CWD in deer/elk is spreading rapidly and
>
> CWD does transmit to mink, ferret, cattle, and squirrel monkey by
>
> intracerebral inoculation. With the known incubation periods in other
>
> TSEs, oral transmission studies of CWD may take much longer. Every
>
> victim/family of CJD/TSEs should be asked about route and source of this
>
> agent. To prolong this will only spread the agent and needlessly expose
>
> others. In light of the findings of Asante and Collinge et al, there
>
> should be drastic measures to safeguard the medical and surgical arena
>
> from sporadic CJDs and all human TSEs. I only ponder how many sporadic
>
> CJDs in the USA are type 2 PrPSc?
>
> http://www.neurology.org/cgi/eletters/60/2/176#535
>
>
> doi:10.1016/S1473-3099(03)00715-1
> Copyright © 2003 Published by Elsevier Ltd.
> Newsdesk
>
> Tracking spongiform encephalopathies in North America
>
> Xavier Bosch
>
> Available online 29 July 2003.
>
>
> Volume 3, Issue 8, August 2003, Page 463
>
>
> “My name is Terry S Singeltary Sr, and I live in Bacliff, Texas. I lost my
> mom to hvCJD (Heidenhain variant CJD)
> and have been searching for answers ever since. What I have found is that
we
> have not been told the truth. CWD
> in deer and elk is a small portion of a much bigger problem.”
> ............................
>
>
>
http://www.thelancet.com/journals/laninf/article/PIIS1473309903007151/fulltext
>
>
http://download.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/1473-3099/PIIS1473309903007151.pdf
>
>
> see history of cjd questionnaire
>
> http://brain.hastypastry.net/forums/showthread.php?t=2408
>
>
> TSS
>
>
>
>




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