The so-called 'zombie-deer-disease' has spread throughout 24 states in the UNITED states. It warns a new report from the american authority 'to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention'.
the Disease, which is called 'Cronic wasting disease'(CWD), frames mainly deer and elk. The deadly infection affecting hjortenes nervous system, which causes them to lose weight and lose their coordination. In some cases, the deer and the moose also become more aggressive of the disease, which is fatal.
the Disease, CWD attacks the normal animal's brain and spine. And the infected animals end up dying.
It writes several media outlets including the New York Times and the Metro
The us authority 'Centers for Disease Control and Prevention', who is trying to fight the disease, has also posted a description of the disease and its spread on their website.
the Disease, CWD has also been his nickname 'the zombie' from an infected animal, which had an unusually blank look and quickly lost the weight and languished.
'the Zombie-deer-disease' has often been compared to the outbreak of mad cow disease, in the middle of the 1990s wreaked havoc in the Uk. However, there is not yet proof that the disease can infect humans, who may come to eat meat that is infected with CWD.
'the Center for Disease Control and Prevention' has on their website view a map, where you see the 24 states in the UNITED states, where the disease is just now hitting in the month of January in the year. Here it appears also, that the disease was first identified in the state of Colorado, but later spread to Wyoming and other states in the UNITED states.
the Zombie disease was in the late 1960s, found in a captured animal, but in 1981 it was first found in a wild animal.
the Disease is mainly registered in the U.S. and Canada, but there are also registered cases of the disease in Norway and in South Korea.
Here you can see how the disease has spread in the UNITED states. (Photo: Center for Disease Control and Prevention)