Scrapie

Scrapie is one of the several transmissible spongiform encephalopathies that affect the nervous system of sheep and goats. Here is the latest research on this fatal degenerative disease.

January 14, 2022
Review

Body-first Parkinson's disease and variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease - similar or different?

Neurobiology of Disease
Amanda L Woerman, Gültekin Tamgüney
January 13, 2022
Review

Astrocyte in prion disease: a double-edged sword.

Neural Regeneration Research
Waqas TahirHermann M Schatzl
January 7, 2022
Review

Therapeutic strategies for identifying small molecules against prion diseases.

Cell and Tissue Research
Elisa UliassiGiuseppe Legname
January 4, 2022

The first non-prion pathogen identified: neurotropic influenza virus.

Prion
Suehiro Sakaguchi, Hideyuki Hara
December 29, 2021
Open Access

Validation and Application of Skin RT-QuIC to Patients in China with Probable CJD.

Pathogens
Kang XiaoXiaoping Dong
December 29, 2021
Review
Open Access

Differential Accumulation of Misfolded Prion Strains in Natural Hosts of Prion Diseases.

Viruses
Zoe J LambertM Heather West Greenlee
December 22, 2021
Preprint
Open Access

Structure of anchorless RML prion reveals motif variation between strains

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
F. HoytAllison Kraus
December 15, 2021

Alternating anti-prion regimens reduce combination drug resistance but do not further extend survival in scrapie-infected mice.

The Journal of General Virology
Kathryn S BeaucheminSurachai Supattapone
December 1, 2021

Dr Tikvah Alper: a short history of her scientific career.

International Journal of Radiation Biology
Peter G Coultas, John W Hopewell
November 28, 2021
Review
Open Access

The Role of the Nasal Cavity in the Pathogenesis of Prion Diseases.

Viruses
Anthony E Kincaid
November 28, 2021
Review
Open Access

Virus Infection, Genetic Mutations, and Prion Infection in Prion Protein Conversion.

International Journal of Molecular Sciences
Hideyuki Hara, Suehiro Sakaguchi
November 28, 2021
Open Access

Structural and Computational Study of the GroEL-Prion Protein Complex.

Biomedicines
Aleksandra A MamchurTatiana B Stanishneva-Konovalova
November 28, 2021
Review

Scrapie at Abattoir: Monitoring, Control, and Differential Diagnosis of Wasting Conditions during Meat Inspection.

Animals : an Open Access Journal From MDPI
Alexandra EstevesMaria Dos Anjos Pires
November 27, 2021
Review

Chronic wasting disease in Europe: new strains on the horizon.

Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica
Michael Andreas TranulisSylvie L Benestad
November 26, 2021

Prion protein complexed to a DNA aptamer induce behavioral and synapse dysfunction in mice.

Behavioural Brain Research
Mariana P B GomesYraima Cordeiro

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