§ Mr. William Ross
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland whether the major study on a blood test for bovine tuberculosis has been completed; if he will publish the results; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Ancram
The field study on a blood test for bovine tuberculosis is not yet completed. No decision has yet been made on whether the results should be published. It is not possible to anticipate the outcome of the study.