Atypical/Nor98 Scrapie Infectivity in Sheep Peripheral Tissues


Atypical/Nor98 scrapie was first identified in 1998 in Norway. It is now considered as a worldwide disease of small ruminants and currently represents a significant part of the detected transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSE) cases in Europe. Atypical/Nor98 scrapie cases were reported in ARR/ARR sheep, which are highly resistant to BSE and other… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1001285


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