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Four People Hit By Deadly Prion Disease Near Vancouver

CJD Cluster In Canada Editor’s Note: As the following news story indicates, deadly prion disease (known as Creutzfeldt-Jakobs disease in people, mad cow disease in cattle, and chronic wasting disease in deer, elk and moose) has struck four people simultaneously … Continue reading

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Prion Disease Described By Prusiner

Prions Cause Many Neurological Disorders By Stanley B. Prusiner, Nobel-Prize Laureate, Prion Discovery and Research Fifteen years ago I evoked a good deal of skepticism when I proposed that the infectious agents causing certain degenerative disorders of the central nervous … Continue reading

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