Aug 21, 1976

Relation between Carp (multiple-sclerosis associated) agent and multiple sclerosis

Lancet
D H Adams

Abstract

It is suggested that the Carp (multiple-sclerosis associated and scrapie associated) agents may be the V-R.N.A. form of slow (D.N.A.) viruses which are the aetiological agents of the two diseases.

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Slow Virus Diseases
Transcription, Genetic
Virus Replication
Dall Sheep
Viruses, Unclassified
Scrapie
Multiple Sclerosis, Acute Fulminating
Multiple Sclerosis
Prions
RNA

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