Updated on 15 February, 2019, 17:28
Experts are causing fear: In the US, there is a dreadful fatal disease spread among reindeer and deer. Scientists are afraid to pull the "zombie" disease on humans.
The CWD brain disease (chronic disease disease) spreads in North America in ox and bird. In at least 24 states of the USA and two Canadian regions, the fatal disease continues to report the Center for Control and Disease Change (CDC).
CWD was first discovered in Colorado in the late 1960s. There are also recorded cases of illness in South Korea, Finland and Norway.
The "zombie" disease is usually denominated in deer similar to BSE disease and the granite. It is a contagious prinfect disease that is a? affecting motions such as geese, deer, moss deer, deer deer, deer, sika deer and reindeer, and ending in death.
The purpose is an unusual prion (a protein form) that accumulates in the brain cells of the animal and its; attacking its key strange system. In the course of illness, the affected brain cells were broken and left microscopic worms.
It is considered that CWD is distributed with saliva, urine and fecal material. In addition, the pathogens contain long in the ground. Due to the long-term construction, it is difficult to cause disease. It can take months to decades to show their first signage.
As the disease progresses, the animals may have a number of symptoms. These include:
- high pressure loss
- Lack of coordination
- too much thirst or urination
- ears hang
- fear of people
"Zombie" disease: shifting people scared
Although there is no case of CWD recorded in people, experts give a warning in relation to a & # 39; attacking him. Michael Osterholm, director of the Center for Research and Policy for Infectious Disease, told the USA Today news site that it was only a short time before it came to know.
It is possible that people suffer the disease by eating carnal pollution. According to Osterholm, the numbers may be big. Indeed, experimental surveys show that CWD is a danger to mergers. According to the Robert Koch Institute, scientists can show that there were macaques on the disease by eating deer or corrosion of wild meat. "These checks are a cause of concern that people can be at risk," and emphasize the CDC on it. (Fab)
- Center for Disease Control and Prevention of Religious Disease (CWD)
- Robert Koch Institute: Ongoing Lion Disease (CWD), to determine its & # 39; offender in risk assessments.
- USA Today: Deer Disease & Zombie: What is it, and what could affect people?