Coralie Alexandrenne

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Prion diseases, which include Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) in humans, are a group of devastating neurodegenerative disorders for which no therapy is yet available. However, passive immunotherapy appears to be a promising therapeutic approach, given that antibodies against the cellular prion protein (PrPc) have been shown in vitro to antagonize deposition(More)
Two peptides were derived from the structural analysis of a previously described monoclonal antibody [Mol. Immunol. 37 (2000) 423] against the tachykinin NK(1) receptor for the neuropeptide substance P. Here we show that these two peptides were able to inhibit the inositol phosphate transduction pathway triggered both by substance P and neurokinin A,(More)
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