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Cattle Disease Rinderpest Eradicated

eldavojohn (898314) writes | more than 3 years ago

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eldavojohn (898314) writes "Bovines rejoice, rinderpest has been eradicated worldwide. The rinderpest virus has plagued Europe, Africa and Asia for centuries causing indirect famine in countries as hundreds of millions of cattle fell victim. This is the first time in recorded history that humankind has completely eradicated an animal disease."
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