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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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Criminal Puts Bad Beef Into Food Supply

The following case demonstrates how farmers are willing and able to ignore food safety laws around the world, while regulators have little leverage over the situation and the judicial system slaps them on the wrist for taking deadly risks with … Continue reading

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Another Case Of Mad Cow Disease In U.S.

Mad Cow Disease Exposes Prion Mismanagement The random testing system for BSE (mad cow disease) caught another dairy cow last year in Central California. The good news is that the meat was kept from the food supply. The question is … Continue reading

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Britain Doubles Estimate Of People Carrying Prion Pathogen

Mad Cow Disease A Symptom Of Bigger Problems About 24,000 people in the UK are carrying the agent that can cause the deadly brain condition Creutzfeldt Jakob disease (CJD), linked with eating infected meat – twice the number previously estimated … Continue reading

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Copper Promotes Prion Disease

Copper Not The Causative Agent Many of us are familiar with prion disease as mad cow disease (bovine spongiform encephalopathy) that created a crisis in the global beef industry. Or the strange story of Kuru, a fatal illness affecting a … 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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Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease In Greenville Hospital System

CJD Exposure In U.S. Hospital Eleven people who underwent brain surgery at a South Carolina hospital earlier this year  may have been exposed to a deadly neurodegenerative disorder called Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD). Reuters reported that a brain surgery patient in … Continue reading

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Brain Disease Recycled Through Sewage Sludge

Biosolids Spreading Brain Disease Colm Kelleher, the author of Brain Trust: The Hidden Connection Between Mad Cow Disease and Alzheimer’s Disease is a fascinating book that covers al lot of ground quickly. It connects many dots about deadly prion diseases. One … Continue reading

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