Animal diseases

Animal diseases

Zoonoses are infectious diseases which can be transmitted from animals to humans directly (for example by contact with infected animals or animal waste) or indirectly (by consuming contaminated food or water). Zoonotic diseases affect the efficient production of food of animal origin and create obstacles to international trade in animal products. Countries within the EU, are required to have robust systems for testing and control of certain diseases in animals in place.


L’impatto Potenziale Delle Malattie Degli Animali Sulla Sicurezza Alimentare

01 January 2006

La preoccupazione del pubblico sulla sicurezza alimentare aumenta durante le epidemie di qualsiasi malattia fra gli animali utilizzati per l’alimentazione umana. Alcune di queste malattie, tuttavia, hanno poche...