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National Scrapie Plan - VA12001

Description
The objective of the National Scrapie Plan is to increase the level of resistance to TSEs in the GB sheep flock to the extent necessary to:

Eradicate all TSEs from the sheep flock in GB

As a consequence remove any (at present theoretical) risk to human health arising from the possible presence of BSE in sheep

Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2001

To: 2008

Cost: £26,834,545
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Cellmark/LGC
Keywords
Animal Health              
Plants and Animals              
Scrapie              
Transmission              
TSEs