Published in Blood Weekly, November 24th, 2005
TSEs are fatal brain diseases that include BSE or "mad cow disease" in cattle, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD) in humans, and "scrapie" in sheep. Abnormal prion proteins are thought to be essential and may be sufficient to transmit TSE diseases.
According to the current results from the endogenous (blood-borne)...
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