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Virus and bioinformatics articles with some microbiology and immunology thrown in for good measure
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Discovery may explain how prion diseases [eg: mad cow] spread between different types of animals | Virology News

Discovery may explain how prion diseases  [eg: mad cow] spread between different types of animals | Virology News | Virology and Bioinformatics from Virology.ca | Scoop.it
Medical researchers have made a discovery that may explain how prion diseases, like chronic wasting disease and mad cow disease, adapt in order to spread between various types of animals.
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Virology Journal | An overview of human prion diseases

Prion diseases are transmissible, progressive and invariably fatal neurodegenerative conditions associated with misfolding and aggregation of a host-encoded cellular prion protein, PrPC.
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