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What is a prion disease?

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Dr. Ian Stein
Neurology
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In brief: Prions

Prions are a protein that is misfolded and accumulates and deposits in the body.

In brief: Prions

Prions are a protein that is misfolded and accumulates and deposits in the body.
Dr. Ian Stein
Dr. Ian Stein
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Dr. Clarence Lyons
Family Medicine

In brief: Protein

http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dvrd/prions/

In brief: Protein

http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dvrd/prions/
Dr. Clarence Lyons
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Dr. Soren Singel
Neurosurgery

In brief: Infectious protein

Infection from an infectious protein particle.
Conditions include kuru, mad cow, creutzfeld jakob etc.

In brief: Infectious protein

Infection from an infectious protein particle.
Conditions include kuru, mad cow, creutzfeld jakob etc.
Dr. Soren Singel
Dr. Soren Singel
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