• Kyodo


The Kanagawa Prefectural Government on Saturday inspected cattle at a dairy farm in Isehara for signs of mad cow disease.

Prefectural officials said the fifth cow in Japan found to have been infected with the disease — formally known as bovine spongiform encephalopathy, or BSE — had been raised at the farm.

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