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Surprising’ Discovery Made About Chronic Wasting Disease June 1, 2015 Texas

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Surprising’ Discovery Made About Chronic Wasting Disease June 1, 2015 Texas, Food Safety News 
... grass plants can bind, uptake and transport infectious prions...  the infectious prion proteins in plants that had been exposed to urine and feces from prion-infected hamsters and deer... plants can act as a carrier of CWD ... an infected animal can shed the disease a lot over a year (via urine and feces) ...



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