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Prions Not Stopped By Species Barriers

Prion Disease Killing Many Mammals Prions are known to migrate, mutate and multiply. They become more voracious as they move from one host to another. New research adds to the bank of evidence that a deadly prion is a deadly … Continue reading

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More Chronic Wasting Disease Found In Texas

Chronic Wasting Disease Spreading In Texas With the help of hunters, nearly 300 tissue samples were collected for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) testing from mule deer. All deer were killed in the Trans Pecos region of West Texas during the … Continue reading

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Chronic Wasting Disease Reaches Pennsylvania

Sewage Sludge Recycles Brain Disease Forget about the latest outbreak of EHD, which has now run its course here in Western Pennsylvania; there was even worse news last week regarding the state’s deer herd. The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture has confirmed … Continue reading

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Florida Woman Dies Of Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

CJD Takes Florida Woman Charlie Bryant is choosing to remember his mother how he saw her most of his life. “She was just the most incredible, charismatic woman,” Bryant said. At 58-years-old, Stephanie Bryant was diagnosed with Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD), … Continue reading

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CSU Developing Test For Chronic Wasting Disease

Deadly Disease Spreading Through Infectious Waste New research at Colorado State University could yield better testing for chronic wasting disease, which affects wildlife and other animals in several states (and now Norway), say CSU scientists. The CSU study is developing and evaluating … Continue reading

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