Prions and Brain Diseases in Animals and Humans by Douglas R.O. Morrison

Prions and Brain Diseases in Animals and Humans

EditorDouglas R.O. Morrison

Hardcover | March 31, 1998

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Proceedings of a NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Prions and Brain Diseases in Animals and Humans, held August 19-23, 1996, in Erice, Italy. 46 contributors, 11 U.S.DNLM: Prion Diseases--congresses.

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Title:Prions and Brain Diseases in Animals and HumansFormat:HardcoverDimensions:372 pages, 10 × 7.01 × 0.27 inPublished:March 31, 1998Publisher:Springer US

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Polymorphic Genotype Matching in Acquired Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease: An Analysis of Donor/Recipient Case Pairs; P. Brown, et al. Human Prion Protein Gene Mutation at Codon 183 Associated with an Atypical Form of Prion Disease; R. Nitrini, et al. Fatal Familial Insomnia: A Human Model of Prion Disease; E. Lugaresi, et al. Mechanisms of Phenotypic Heterogeneity in Human Prion Diseases; P. Gambetti, et al. Transgenic Mice with Neuron-Specific Expression of a Hamster Prion Protein Minigene Are Susceptible to Hamster Scrapie Agent; B. Chesebro, et al. The Use of Transgenic Mice in the Investigation of Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies; C. Weissmann, et al. Large-Scale Sequencing of Human, Mouse, and Sheep Prion Protein Genes; I. Lee, et al. Electron Microscopy in Prion Research: Tubulovesicular Structures Are Not Composed of Prion Protein (PrP) but They May Be Intimately Associated with PrP Amyloid Fibrils; P.P. Liberski, et al. Familial Prion Diseases Modeled in Cell Culture; D.A. Harris, et al. Yeast Approach to Protein `Prionization': SUP35-[PSI] System; S.G. Inge-Vechtomov, et al. 30 Additional Articles. Index.