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New breakthrough may help cure prion disease

New breakthrough may help cure prion disease

Mice study illustrates potential risks associated with prion transmission

Mice study illustrates potential risks associated with prion transmission

New research shows how to prevent prions from growing into deadly diseases

New research shows how to prevent prions from growing into deadly diseases

Prion protein could play a role in depression

Prion protein could play a role in depression

Researchers create mouse models to advance the study of unusual deadly diseases

Researchers create mouse models to advance the study of unusual deadly diseases

Scientists take important step toward pharmacologic development of treatment for fatal brain disorders

Scientists take important step toward pharmacologic development of treatment for fatal brain disorders

Normal protein can be converted into prion that causes fatal brain diseases in humans

Normal protein can be converted into prion that causes fatal brain diseases in humans

Mutations associated with prion diseases are sufficient to cause transmissible neurodegenerative disease

Mutations associated with prion diseases are sufficient to cause transmissible neurodegenerative disease