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phenylbutazone

Authorities Studying How Bute in Horsemeat Affects Humans

The Horse /Christa Lesté-Lasserre • Mar 25, 2013 • Article #31584 European authorities will soon be tackling the question of how phenylbutazone in horsemeat could affect the humans that consume it, according to the scientific journal of the British Veterinary Association. A “joint scientific assessment of the risks” of consuming phenylbutazone—commonly known as bute—will be performed Full Article

Horsemeat cancer fears raised by Labour

BBC News, 24 January 2013 A drug that can potentially cause cancer in humans may have entered the food chain via horses slaughtered in UK abattoirs, Labour claims. Shadow ...Full Article