Prions and Brain Diseases in Animals and Humans

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780306458255
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 1/1/1998
  • Series: Nato Science Series A: (closed), #295
  • Edition description: 1998
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 357
  • Product dimensions: 0.88 (w) x 7.00 (h) x 10.00 (d)

Table of Contents

Polymorphic Genotype Matching in Acquired Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease: An Analysis of Donor/Recipient Case Pairs; P. Brown, et al. Human Prion Protein Gene Mutation at Codon 183 Associated with an Atypical Form of Prion Disease; R. Nitrini, et al. Fatal Familial Insomnia: A Human Model of Prion Disease; E. Lugaresi, et al. Mechanisms of Phenotypic Heterogeneity in Human Prion Diseases; P. Gambetti, et al. Transgenic Mice with Neuron-Specific Expression of a Hamster Prion Protein Minigene Are Susceptible to Hamster Scrapie Agent; B. Chesebro, et al. The Use of Transgenic Mice in the Investigation of Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies; C. Weissmann, et al. Large-Scale Sequencing of Human, Mouse, and Sheep Prion Protein Genes; I. Lee, et al. Electron Microscopy in Prion Research: Tubulovesicular Structures Are Not Composed of Prion Protein (PrP) but They May Be Intimately Associated with PrP Amyloid Fibrils; P.P. Liberski, et al. Familial Prion Diseases Modeled in Cell Culture; D.A. Harris, et al. Yeast Approach to Protein 'Prionization': SUP35-[PSI] System; S.G. Inge-Vechtomov, et al. 30 Additional Articles. Index.

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