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Unlike most wildlife diseases, CWD is not caused by bacteria or virus, but rather by prions – mutated proteins.

upmatters.com Nov 3 2016 - 15:52

Such shape-shifting is the hallmark move of prions — proteins that can alternate between two forms and aggregate under certain conditions.

Science News Nov 3 2016 - 14:12

Lindquist did pioneering work on heat-shock proteins, which can fix misfolded proteins.

Nature Nov 2 2016 - 22:49

Medical students learn classic pathology cases to help them identify diseases and their causes.

icr.org Nov 2 2016 - 21:59

The prions that cause CWD can last a long time in the environment.

Ammo Land Nov 1 2016 - 01:21

Transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSEs) are inevitably lethal neurodegenerative diseases that affect humans and a large variety of animals

ncbi.nlm.nih.gov Oct 31 2016 - 22:01

WASHINGTON – The owner of two Arkansas mental health companies that provide inpatient and outpatient mental health services to juveniles was senten

NewtonCountyTimes Oct 31 2016 - 03:53

This process disables the infectious protein like prions of the micro-organism and hence results in infection free medium.

artipot.com Oct 30 2016 - 03:18

Prions are infectious, single proteins that cause the spongelike degeneration of the brain in infected animals.

The Register Herald Oct 29 2016 - 19:54

The existence of the disease is down to the unnatural shape of proteins or prions within the brain.

exepose.com Oct 29 2016 - 16:56

Chronic wasting disease is a contagious disease caused by abnormal prions; it is found in deer, elk and other cervids.

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Oct 29 2016 - 09:46

The prions that cause CWD can last a long time in the environment.

Press Release Point Oct 28 2016 - 19:56

If the head and spinal column of an infected animal is disposed of in areas where Oregon’s deer, elk or moose could encounter the prions, the state

newslincolncounty.com Oct 28 2016 - 17:25

Lindquist was well known for her work on heat shock proteins as protein folding chaperones and on prions’ roles in evolution.

The Scientist Oct 28 2016 - 11:13

Prions Market Research report gives an insight into the global market for Prion Deactivation technologies, Post Mort em Testing for BSE and Prion R

Free Press Release Center Oct 27 2016 - 16:58

It shows up when the animals are three- to-five-years of age and may be harboured in the soil.

The Western Producter Oct 27 2016 - 13:37

Since the CWD prions that cause the disease are known to be present in tissues of infected animals, the new deer carcass movement restrictions esta

Huntsville Item Oct 26 2016 - 22:57

Finally, Turvey said that one way to cut down on the number of people in prions across the country was to repeal laws that punish “victimless crime

Ball State Daily Oct 25 2016 - 16:53

Below is a brief video on the company's technology: (Source: Gal Edri via YouTube) By using plants as a production system for collagen, the co

Seeking Alpha Oct 25 2016 - 09:01

Helminths can be free-living or parasitic.

docplayer.net Oct 24 2016 - 18:20

Bet you never heard of transmittable spongiform encephalopathy (TSE).

www.healthunits.com Oct 24 2016 - 03:25

The match is also expected to be tough due to the fact that Mbao FC would not want to lose the second match in series against Tanzania Prions which

AllAfrica Oct 24 2016 - 01:31

The prions that cause MCD cannot be destroyed. Many cases of alziemers and senile dementia are MCD.

justchristiannews.com Oct 23 2016 - 07:30

The match is also expected to be tough due to the fact that Mbao FC would not want to lose the second match in series against Tanzania Prions which

The Citizen Oct 23 2016 - 04:02

Since the CWD prions that cause the disease are known to be present in tissues of infected animals (especially brain, spinal cord and viscera), the

My Plainview Oct 21 2016 - 11:21

Since the CWD prions that cause the disease are known to be present in tissues of infected animals (especially brain, spinal cord and viscera), the

fishgame.com Oct 20 2016 - 16:59

As we had predicted, the contaminants that are really of concern were not even looked at in the government’s “sampling project” — superbugs, prions

Meritt Herald Oct 20 2016 - 10:25

CWD is similar to scrapie in sheep, and “mad cow disease” in cattle.

Fox16 Oct 20 2016 - 09:07

Two new studies coordinated by SISSA reveal important details about the physiological function of the prion protein, the non-pathological form of t

scienmag.com Oct 18 2016 - 08:05

She said the next stage of the prions programme would also target the drivers of crime, drug and alcohol abuse and domestic violence.

Newstalk ZB Oct 18 2016 - 02:42

At the moment, the only reliable way to detect infectious prions in blood is through a test known as a bioassay.

scienceandtechnologyresearchnews.com Oct 17 2016 - 16:05

Two new studies coordinated by SISSA reveal important details about the physiological function of the prion protein, the non-pathological form of t

alphagalileo.org Oct 17 2016 - 04:45

Months to years pass from the time an animal is infected to when it shows signs of the disease.

Outdoor News Oct 17 2016 - 02:58

The risk of transmission of prions during dental care is not known, although on existing evidence it is likely to be very low.

ncbi.nlm.nih.gov Oct 15 2016 - 16:36

Andreason and Schad researched prions in yeast.

Sheboygan Press Oct 15 2016 - 07:32

Though the discovery of prions was relatively new when the film was made, Andromeda fits the bill because it has no genetic material, is too large

scifiaddicts.com Oct 14 2016 - 16:38

Chronic Wasting Disease, commonly referred to as CWD, is a transmissible form of spongiform encephalopathy, which kills members of the deer family

agfax.com Oct 14 2016 - 14:57

The Fore would ritualistically consume the bodies of their dead—including the brains, where most of the infectious proteins (called “prions”) can b

headacheshelp.com Oct 13 2016 - 14:16

When the researchers fed these transgenic flies plasma from sheep known to have prions in their blood, they found that this caused prion disease in

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News Oct 13 2016 - 11:24

more versatile and more sensitive test to detect infectious prions in blood than currently exists." He suggested the new technique could provi

Cambridge News Oct 13 2016 - 00:39

Here the court noted that a government witness “admitted that free-ranging cervids pose a greater risk of spreading CWD-causing prions than enclose

SC Times Oct 11 2016 - 04:45

Moreover, FBS may contain harmful elements such as prions, which can lead to bovine spongiform encephalopathy and its human equivalent.

Japan Times Oct 10 2016 - 22:47

Months to years pass from the time an animal is infected to when it shows signs of the disease.

Press Release Point Oct 10 2016 - 15:59

If you’re familiar with the word prion than you probably associate it with dysfunction and disease.

labroots.com Oct 9 2016 - 00:37

The federal government is mounting a “possibly unprecedented” inquiry into physical and sexual assault and living conditions in Alabama’s prions.

The Guardian Oct 7 2016 - 05:04

The disease is a transmissible spongiform encephalopathy caused by infectious prions, a self-multiplying mutated protein that is found in the saliv

Toledo Blade Oct 6 2016 - 21:26

Although prions are infamous for causing Creutzfeld-Jakob disease, fatal familial insomnia, and bovine spongiform encephalopathy, commonly known as

technology.org Oct 6 2016 - 12:36

With proteins, getting stuck in the useless lowest energy configuration can be a major problem.

www.oreilly.com Oct 6 2016 - 08:47

Unfortunately, there was a publication in a widely respected scientific journal, Nature, that placed this story in front of the masses with a misle

Stockhouse Oct 5 2016 - 07:01

Scientists used blood samples to test the urine of patients with CJD.

MSN Oct 4 2016 - 08:28