2013

Prions and Diseases

Volume 2, Animals, Humans and the Environment

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-5337-6 (Print) 978-1-4614-5338-3 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix

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    Pages 1-13

    Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy

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    Pages 15-44

    Classical and Atypical Scrapie in Sheep and Goats

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    Pages 45-57

    Chronic Wasting Disease and the Development of Research Models

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    Pages 59-72

    Human Sporadic Prion Diseases

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    Pages 73-88

    Environmentally Acquired Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathy

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    Pages 89-101

    Prions in the Environment

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    Pages 103-119

    The Spectrum of Tau Pathology in Human Prion Disease

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    Pages 121-138

    Risk of Transmission of Creutzfeldt–Jakob Disease by Blood Transfusion

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    Pages 139-154

    Species Barriers in Prion Disease

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    Pages 155-169

    Transgenic Mice Modelling

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    Pages 171-182

    Transgenic Mouse Models in Prion Transmission Studies

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    Pages 183-199

    Alternative Models of Prion Diseases

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    Pages 201-222

    Diagnosis of Prion Disease: Conventional Approaches

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    Pages 223-232

    Quaking-Induced Conversion Assays for the Detection and Diagnosis of Prion Diseases

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    Pages 233-255

    The Tyr-Tyr-Arg Prion-Specific Epitope: Update and Context

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    Pages 257-267

    Overview on Treatment of Prion Diseases and Decontamination of Prions

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    Pages 269-287

    Immunomodulation

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 289-295