skip to content
Brain snatchers Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Brain snatchers

Author: Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
(Producer) Presents the ongoing medical detective story of BSE, not a bacteria or virus but a newly discovered protein called a prion. Noted virologists and veterinarians discuss its possible origin in Creuzfeldt-Jacob disease and scrapie and its proliferation through rendering factories. USDA and FDA experts comment on current meat inspection policies and the development of a diagnostic test for animals and humans.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 48670826
Notes: Subtitle on cassette label: Mad cow disease.
Credits: Camera, Kris Denton, David Collins ; editor, Jacomiene Betlem ; original music, Twilight Productions.
Performer(s): Narrator, Gerard Maguire.
Description: 1 videocassette (53 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Responsibility: a presentation of Films for the Humanites & Sciences ; produced for the Learning Channel by Beyond Productions.

Abstract:

(Producer) Presents the ongoing medical detective story of BSE, not a bacteria or virus but a newly discovered protein called a prion. Noted virologists and veterinarians discuss its possible origin in Creuzfeldt-Jacob disease and scrapie and its proliferation through rendering factories. USDA and FDA experts comment on current meat inspection policies and the development of a diagnostic test for animals and humans.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/48670826> # Brain snatchers
    a schema:CreativeWork, bgn:VHS, schema:Movie ;
    library:oclcnum "48670826" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/503281814#Place/princeton_nj> ; # Princeton, NJ
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nju> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/503281814#Topic/cattle> ; # Cattle
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/503281814#Topic/meat> ; # Meat
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/503281814#Topic/encephalopathy_bovine_spongiform> ; # Encephalopathy, Bovine Spongiform
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/503281814#Topic/bovine_spongiform_encephalopathy> ; # Bovine spongiform encephalopathy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/503281814#Topic/prion_diseases> ; # Prion Diseases
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/148872109> ; # Films for the Humanities (Firm)
    schema:copyrightYear "2001" ;
    schema:datePublished "2001" ;
    schema:description "(Producer) Presents the ongoing medical detective story of BSE, not a bacteria or virus but a newly discovered protein called a prion. Noted virologists and veterinarians discuss its possible origin in Creuzfeldt-Jacob disease and scrapie and its proliferation through rendering factories. USDA and FDA experts comment on current meat inspection policies and the development of a diagnostic test for animals and humans."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/503281814> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Brain snatchers"@en ;
    schema:productID "48670826" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/48670826#PublicationEvent/princeton_nj_films_for_the_humanities_&_sciences_2001> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/503281814#Agent/films_for_the_humanities_&_sciences> ; # Films for the Humanities & Sciences
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/48670826> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/503281814#Agent/films_for_the_humanities_&_sciences> # Films for the Humanities & Sciences
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Films for the Humanities & Sciences" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/503281814#Place/princeton_nj> # Princeton, NJ
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Princeton, NJ" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/503281814#Topic/bovine_spongiform_encephalopathy> # Bovine spongiform encephalopathy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Bovine spongiform encephalopathy"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/503281814#Topic/encephalopathy_bovine_spongiform> # Encephalopathy, Bovine Spongiform
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Encephalopathy, Bovine Spongiform"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/503281814#Topic/prion_diseases> # Prion Diseases
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Prion Diseases"@en ;
    schema:name "Prion diseases"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/148872109> # Films for the Humanities (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Films for the Humanities (Firm)" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.