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Prions, mad cow disease, and preventive measures: a critical appraisal

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We thank Prof. W. Doerr, Institute of Virology, University of Frankfurt, for critical reading of the manuscript, and for many helpful comments.

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Bhakdi, S., Bohl, J. Prions, mad cow disease, and preventive measures: a critical appraisal. Med Microbiol Immunol 192, 117–122 (2003). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00430-003-0184-z

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Keywords

  • Prion Protein
  • Prion Disease
  • Scrapie
  • Prion Gene
  • Infectious Prion