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Insight into new prion formation

Insight into new prion formation

Travel, hunting, and venison consumption linked to prion diseases

Travel, hunting, and venison consumption linked to prion diseases

CSEW fails to protect public health by refusing to take part in variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease study

CSEW fails to protect public health by refusing to take part in variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease study

More opportunities to develop therapies for protein misfolding

More opportunities to develop therapies for protein misfolding

New research may shed light on possible treatments for prion diseases

New research may shed light on possible treatments for prion diseases

First disease-specific biomarker for sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease identified

First disease-specific biomarker for sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease identified

Aminothiazoles as therapeutic leads for prion diseases

Aminothiazoles as therapeutic leads for prion diseases

Researchers identify normal movement mechanisms of PrPC in brain

Researchers identify normal movement mechanisms of PrPC in brain

Blood test for screening mad cow disease to come soon: Study

Blood test for screening mad cow disease to come soon: Study

Damaged alpha-synuclein proteins can spread in a 'prion-like' manner: Study

Damaged alpha-synuclein proteins can spread in a 'prion-like' manner: Study

Study demonstrates role of alpha-synuclein cell-to-cell transfer in Parkinson's disease pathogenesis

Study demonstrates role of alpha-synuclein cell-to-cell transfer in Parkinson's disease pathogenesis

Airborne prions can induce mad cow disease: Research

Airborne prions can induce mad cow disease: Research

Plasminogen may serve as new target to treat prion diseases

Plasminogen may serve as new target to treat prion diseases

Prions responsible for BSE can survive in new host environment

Prions responsible for BSE can survive in new host environment

NIAID researchers develop new method to detect prion diseases

NIAID researchers develop new method to detect prion diseases

Scientists find new protein to break-up blood clots in prion diseases

Scientists find new protein to break-up blood clots in prion diseases

Amorfix introduces high affinity antibodies against cancer primary cells

Amorfix introduces high affinity antibodies against cancer primary cells

New findings provide new clues on pathogenetic mechanisms of Alzheimer's disease

New findings provide new clues on pathogenetic mechanisms of Alzheimer's disease

UCSF professor receives National Medal of Science

UCSF professor receives National Medal of Science

Scientists to develop test for Mad Cow Disease detection

Scientists to develop test for Mad Cow Disease detection