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Is mad cow disease is caused by a virus, prion, viroid or vector?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Prion

Prion.

In brief: Prion

Prion.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Dr. Eric Weisman
Neurology

In brief: Prion disease

Variant CJD is the causative agent.

In brief: Prion disease

Variant CJD is the causative agent.
Dr. Eric Weisman
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology

In brief: Prion

Basic biology, emma.
Sounds like a multiple-choice test from homework. Good luck with your studies.

In brief: Prion

Basic biology, emma.
Sounds like a multiple-choice test from homework. Good luck with your studies.
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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