Japanese are currently reporting still births in cattle with reports of animal ailments mirroring those that are now being reported in the UK.
There is currently no blood test to indentify this virus, DEFRA reports.
Grazing animals are at greatest risk from nuclear fallout, there have been reports of elevated levels of radiation in northern Europe after Fuku, although considered not dangerous levels, the problems would build up over time in affected animals and leave the unborn as the most susceptible to failure.
Clearly, MOX is on trial here also if it proves to be correlatively responsible.
Then there is the nightmare scenario of a new danger, the mutant virus. If this is the case, then it may be tooo late already.