Characteristics of scrapie isolates derived from hay mites.

@article{Carp2000CharacteristicsOS,
  title={Characteristics of scrapie isolates derived from hay mites.},
  author={Richard I. Carp and Harry C. Meeker and Richard Rubenstein and Sigurdur Sigurdarson and M C Papini and Richard J. Kascsak and Piotr B. Kozlowski and Henryk M. Wiśniewski},
  journal={Journal of neurovirology},
  year={2000},
  volume={6 2},
  pages={
          137-44
        }
}
Previous epidemiological evidence suggested that in some instances a vector and/or reservoir is involved in the occurrence and spread of transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSEs. [] Key Result As expected for scrapie, subsequent passages in the same host led to shortened incubation periods compared to those in primary isolate mice, and all mice had spongiform changes in brain.

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