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The fibers of prion plaques radiate from a central point in the brain lesion of a victim, center left.

Scientific American Dec 5 2018 - 17:44

One of the strangest things that can sicken us—a rogue misfolded protein that destroys the brain, known as a prion—is even scarier than we knew.

Genetic Literacy Project Dec 5 2018 - 05:17

Response: Corneal transplants have caused the transmission of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) in at least two cases, and pathological prion protein

Medicalresearch.com Dec 4 2018 - 18:13

Humic acid, found in highly organic soils, degrades the CWD prion proteins and makes them less infective.

Vet Dec 4 2018 - 09:00

Scientists detected abnormal prion proteins in multiple parts of the eye in people who died from Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease.

PubMed Dec 4 2018 - 08:16

It doesn't believe in constitutional norms any more than it believes in climate science. The prion disease has progressed beyond all recall.

Esquire Dec 3 2018 - 12:22

Stacie courageously battled Prion disease, which is a very cruel, neurological and non-contagious brain disease.

Fauquier Times Dec 3 2018 - 11:31

That suggests that the acid somehow degrades the warped protein, making it less infectious, says Judd Aiken, a prion disease researcher at the Univ

Science News Nov 30 2018 - 03:32

Chronic wasting disease is an environmentally transmissible, fatal prion disease affecting free-ranging deer, moose, elk and reindeer.

Science Daily Nov 29 2018 - 12:28

Protein aggregation causes several progressive age-related brain diseases, including amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Alzheimer's, Parkinson

Science Daily Nov 29 2018 - 06:53

In an evaluation of the eyes and brains of 11 sCJD patients, investigators found prion seeding in all eyes they tested, finding the highest levels

Medscape Nov 28 2018 - 16:17

It is clear from the latest research that infectious agents consisting of proteins called " prions" that can also destroy the brain sprea

GIGAZINE Nov 26 2018 - 04:30

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Tech Times Nov 23 2018 - 09:54

Chronic wasting disease (CWD) is an always-fatal prion disease that affects deer and similar species.

al.com Nov 21 2018 - 12:32

Ocular tissues tested by real time quaking-induced conversion. [Ryan Kissinger, NIAID] Researchers in the U.S.

GEN Nov 21 2018 - 07:41

Sporadic CJD, a fatal neurodegenerative prion disease of humans, is untreatable and difficult to diagnose.

News Medical Nov 20 2018 - 23:08

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Science Daily Nov 20 2018 - 12:43

The Prion Interest Group is demanding that the department retracts “insupportable claims” that its policy for controlling bovine TB (bTB) is workin

Crime Nov 12 2018 - 10:13

But the Prion Interest Group claims that the Government has issued “unclear and deliberately opaque” figures on the effectiveness of the strategy,

The Week Nov 12 2018 - 02:58

Dr Iain McGill, a veterinary surgeon and director of Prion Interest Group, told BBC News that claims by Defra that the badger cull in Somerset and

BBC Nov 11 2018 - 23:07

The contagious and always fatal neurological disease is caused by a contagious, fatal prion, or abnormal protein, that affects cervids such as whit

HottyToddy.com Nov 9 2018 - 08:16

Given the prevalence and testing for CWD in Southeast Minnesota this fall, the CDC recommendations for prion-contaminated surgical instruments are

Winona Daily News Nov 7 2018 - 23:13

5. In this case, KG suffers from sporadic CJD.

Family Law Week Nov 1 2018 - 08:55

Chronic Wasting Disease is a transmissible spongiform encephalopathy (TSE) or prion disease in the cervid (deer) family, and is always fatal.

Bow Hunting Oct 26 2018 - 00:30

He is also Professor and Chairman of the Department of Pathology at University of Zurich, Director of the Institute of Neuropathology at the Univer

PR Newswire Oct 25 2018 - 03:59

In a follow-up to a report of a poster presented at IDWeek2018 concerning a relatively recent case of vCJD linked to the consumption of squirrel br

Pink Oct 22 2018 - 17:27

Prion diseases affect the brain, causing neurodegenerative problems that always lead to death.

News Medical Oct 22 2018 - 00:54

He was also unable to walk on his own. Apparently, a 61-year-old man contracted the rare and fatal prion disease due to eating squirrel brains.

thefootballexaminer.com Oct 19 2018 - 15:59

The first example of prion strains that replicate independently in vitro and in vivo suggests that strain diversity may be greater than previously

News Medical Oct 19 2018 - 04:17

The first example of prion strains that replicate independently in vitro and in vivo suggests that strain diversity may be greater than previously

Medical Xpress Oct 18 2018 - 11:12

Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease is a rare brain disorder caused by misfolding brain proteins called prions.

Popular Mechanics Oct 17 2018 - 13:36

The global market for prion disease diagnostics will likely expand at a moderate pace in the near future on the back of technological progress in t

Digital Journal Oct 15 2018 - 17:00

CWD is a prion disease that causes irreversible damage to brain tissue in deer, moose, reindeer and elk. There are no treatments or vaccines.

Portland Press Herald Oct 15 2018 - 01:48

"From a Turkish prion, to the White House in 24 hours that's not bad," Trump said before shaking his hand in the Oval Office Saturda

Upi.com Oct 13 2018 - 13:05

To date, more than 55 Wisconsin counties have reportedly been impacted by Chronic Wasting Disease or CWD.

KMVT News Oct 11 2018 - 07:59

Chronic wasting disease is a fatal ailment of the brain and nervous system in deer and elk.

Press-Republican Oct 10 2018 - 15:24

Newswise — Affecting both people and animals, prion diseases are degenerative brain disorders that can debilitate or kill their victims.

Newswise Oct 4 2018 - 08:50

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease falls under the umbrella of prion diseases, a group of rare and fatal brain disorders that occur in both humans — think A

colostate.edu Oct 3 2018 - 10:29

Until recently, I could neither pronounce nor spell the word prion, an altered cellular protein that triggers a suite of infectious diseases, mostl

VPR Digital Oct 2 2018 - 15:32

Current research indicates that the abnormal protein that causes the disease, known as a prion, is concentrated in the spinal cord and brain of inf

The Herald-Mail Sep 28 2018 - 16:15

A new vector on the ground today is an element; a mutant protein known as a prion, and is a cause for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD).

Daily Press Sep 28 2018 - 06:30

He retired as chief scientist of Mars, Inc. in 2005.

The Star Democrat Sep 27 2018 - 00:50

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GlobeNewswire Sep 26 2018 - 11:25

In the first play, The Great Nebula in Prion by the acclaimed playwright Lanford Wilson, two thirty-something women are knocking back brandies afte

Cleveland Scene Sep 26 2018 - 07:45

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GlobeNewswire Sep 25 2018 - 17:00

A new study has shed light on the mechanisms underlying the progression of prion diseases and identified a potential target for treatment.

Science Daily Sep 23 2018 - 06:40

A new study has shed light on the mechanisms underlying the progression of prion diseases and identified a potential target for treatment.

News Medical Sep 21 2018 - 21:00

A new study has shed light on the mechanisms underlying the progression of prion diseases and identified a potential target for treatment.

Pink Sep 21 2018 - 16:50

A new study has shed light on the mechanisms underlying the progression of prion diseases and identified a potential target for treatment.

Medical Xpress Sep 21 2018 - 07:40