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  1. Covid-19 and mink farms: Action Day to urge the EU to act

    Covid-19 and mink farms: Action Day to urge the EU to act

    13/04/2021

    Throughout the past year, there have been outbreaks of SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19 to humans) on more than 400 mink farms in ten EU Member States, with millions of animals affected. It soon became evident that the SARS-CoV-2 virus could not only spread between farmed mink and mutate, but can also be transmitted back to humans and wildlife. 

    Fur farms pose a threat to public health and have the potential to...

  2. LAV: 37 billion euros, the environmental and health impacts of meat consumption in Italy

    LAV: 37 billion euros, the environmental and health impacts of meat consumption in Italy

  3. Covid and rearing of minks: a scientific statement on public health risks

    Covid and rearing of minks: a scientific statement on public health risks

  4. The Italian State Council has decided: tests on macaque monkeys can be resumed

    The Italian State Council has decided: tests on macaque monkeys can be resumed

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