TITLE

PRION DISEASES

AUTHOR(S)
Knight, R S G; Will, R G
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Mar2004 Supplement 1, Vol. 75, pi36
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Prion diseases or transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (table 1) are characterised by the deposition of PrPSc, an abnormal form of a normal cellular protein, PrPC. These diseases exist in sporadic (idiopathic), genetic, and acquired forms.
ACCESSION #
13081607

 

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