• bovine spongiform enc
  • The ban had been in place since December 2003, when the prion responsible for bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), or 'mad cow disease' was detected in US beef cattle. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sensationalist media reports and online rumors fueled speculation that the new president was recklessly putting South Koreans' health at risk of contracting bovine spongiform encephalopathy, better known as mad cow disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • findings
  • Shortly after Paul Broca published his findings on language deficits caused by damage to what is now referred to as Broca's area, Wernicke began pursuing his own research into the effects of brain disease on speech and language. (wikipedia.org)
  • Case
  • In the case of Wernicke encephalopathy, overdiagnosis is preferred to underdiagnosis, since timely intervention is necessary with misdiagnosis potentially leading to grave consequences. (neurocular.com)