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Pall launches Leukotrap Affinity Plus Prion and Leukocyte Reduction Filter System

Pall launches Leukotrap Affinity Plus Prion and Leukocyte Reduction Filter System

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

TUM biophysicists map changes in energy landscape of zipper-like protein molecule

TUM biophysicists map changes in energy landscape of zipper-like protein molecule

New findings may yield novel therapies for chronic neurodegenerative diseases

New findings may yield novel therapies for chronic neurodegenerative diseases

Research may point to more effective therapeutic targets for prion diseases

Research may point to more effective therapeutic targets for prion diseases

Proline repeats make teeth strong and resilient

Proline repeats make teeth strong and resilient

Researchers follow steps that lead some tumor cells to establish metastases

Researchers follow steps that lead some tumor cells to establish metastases

Cellular prion protein and epileptic seizures: researchers find new role

Cellular prion protein and epileptic seizures: researchers find new role

Scientists anticipate new approaches in drug development to combat prion infection

Scientists anticipate new approaches in drug development to combat prion infection

University of Leeds scientists' discovery could lead to new treatment route for  BSE and CJD

University of Leeds scientists' discovery could lead to new treatment route for BSE and CJD

Amorfix Life Sciences detects prions in blood from non-human primates that were orally-infected with BSE

Amorfix Life Sciences detects prions in blood from non-human primates that were orally-infected with BSE

Amorfix Life Sciences signs sale and distribution agreement with Cedarlane Laboratories

Amorfix Life Sciences signs sale and distribution agreement with Cedarlane Laboratories

Study reveals large structural differences between natural prions and man-made synthetic analogs

Study reveals large structural differences between natural prions and man-made synthetic analogs

Study reveals information about molecular structure of prions

Study reveals information about molecular structure of prions

Researchers uncover evolutionary ancestry of prion gene

Researchers uncover evolutionary ancestry of prion gene

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

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

Nervous system integrity could play a central role in preventing prion diseases

Nervous system integrity could play a central role in preventing prion diseases

Prion found to be a biomarker for pancreatic cancer

Prion found to be a biomarker for pancreatic cancer

Researchers discover how prion protein damages brain cells

Researchers discover how prion protein damages brain cells

Prevalence of vCJD agent in Britain remains uncertain

Prevalence of vCJD agent in Britain remains uncertain