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Mad cow disease doesn't exist. But Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease is all too real
WA Today

Mad cow disease doesn't exist. But Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease i...

There is currently no cure or treatment for Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. Patients can deteriorate quickly and die within months. Let's get this straight, mad cow disease is not CreutzfeldtJakob disease. In fact mad cow disease is not referenced in ... WA Today, 3 weeks ago
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Mashable

Cannibal tribe develops immunity to Creutzfeldt-Jakob

Members of a New Guinea tribe once plagued by a prion disease contracted by eating the brains of loved ones eventually developed immunity to the condition, according to a UK study that may have implications for other neurodegenerative diseases. ...
 6minutes.net.au1 month ago Brain-eating tribe evolved resistance to fatal diseases, like mad cow  Mashable1 month ago Eating Brains: Cannibal Tribe Evolved Resistance to Fatal Disease  LiveScience.com1 month ago Mutation Discovered in Cannibal Tribe Might Stop Deadly Brain Disease  ABC News1 month ago
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Sky News Australia

Sydney CJD case: authorities reassure public

Health authorities have stressed there is no threat to public health from the presumed case of sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (sCJD) that has left the former CFO of the Sydney Swans in hospital. Both the Sydney Local Health District and the ...
 6minutes.net.au3 weeks ago CJD case no risk to public, doctors say (AAP)  West Australian3 weeks ago CJD case no risk to public: doctors  Sky News Australia3 weeks ago
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Hngn.com

Treatment of Prion Disease with Heterologous Prion Proteins

Abstract Prion diseases such as Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease in humans, bovine spongiform encephalopathy in cattle, and scrapie in sheep are fatal neurodegenerative diseases for which there is no effective treatment. The pathology of these diseases ...
 Plosone.org1 month ago Cannibalism May Have Led To Recent Human Evolution That Protects Against Creutzfeldt-Jakob And Other Prion Diseases  Hngn.com1 month ago Double Dose of Prion Variant Blocks Disease  Alzheimer Research Forum1 month ago Bank Vole Prion Protein As an Apparently Universal Substrate for RT-QuIC-Based Detection and Discrimination of Prion Strains  Plosone.org1 month ago

Prion variant offers dramatic protection against prion disease

medwireNews: A naturally occurring variant of the human prion protein (PrP) is not only resistant to conversion into an abnormal form but also prevents the conversion of wild-type proteins, shows a study in Nature. The variant, in which a glycine ...
 MedWire News1 month ago
Health Canal

Natural genetic variation gives complete resistance in prion diseases

Reers at the Medical Re Council's Prion Unit at UCL have identified a naturally occurring variant of the human prion protein that produces resistance to prion diseases such as Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD). The findings, published in Nature, could ...
 Noodls1 month ago 11.06 - Natural genetic variation gives complete resistance in prion diseases - UCL  MyScience1 month ago Genetic variant gives prion disease resistance  Individual.com1 month ago Naturally occurring genetic variation that prevents prion disease is identified  British Medical Journal1 month ago
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Media again publishes damaging false claims over Mad Cow

METROPOLITAN media has again published damaging and incorrect comments confusing a rare case of naturally-occurring Creutzfeldt Jakob Disease (CJD) in a Sydney man with the variant-CJD strain, associated with Bovine Spongy Encephalopothy in cattle. ...
 Beef Central3 weeks ago
Bovine Veterinarian Online

FDA video documents BSE policy and progress

Thanks to decisive, science-based preventative measures, bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) has become exceedingly rare in the United States. Continued vigilance and compliance with feed regulations remain important though, according to a new ...
 Bovine Veterinarian Online5 hours ago BSE: Everything YOU need to know  Irish Independent1 month ago
Farm Futures

What is mad cow disease, and how does it spread?

U.S. Food and Drug Administration shares video explaining BSE, or mad cow disease, and how the agency protects against it Post to Your Wall. What is mad cow disease and how does it spread? The U.S. Food and Drug Administration shares the ...
 Farm Futures4 days ago

Final Results

SCIENTIFIC DIGITAL IMAGING PLC Cambridge, UK 28 July 2015 : Scientific Digital Imaging (AIM: SDI, "SDI", the "Company" or the "Group"), the AIM quoted group that designs and manufactures digital technology products for use by the scientific ...
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