Deer: Wasting disease disaster

1. Sick in the brain
2. Prion eyes
3. Disease on the move
4. Effective eradication?
5.Deer gobble plants




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Ag Department Criticized Over Game Farms, Lee Burgquist, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, May 14, 2002.

In Folding Proteins, Clues to Many Diseases, Sandra Blakeslee, May 21, 2002, Science section.

Antlers of a Dilemma, Jeff Versteeg, Rocky Mountain News, March 23, 2002.

The White-Tailed Deer: A Keystone Herbivore, Waller, D.M., and W.S. Alverson, 1997, Wildlife Soc. Bull. 25: 217-226.


It's a chronic waste in Wisconsin.

Keeping deer healthy.

What is Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease?

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