Experimental transmission of human subacute spongiform encephalopathy to small rodents

@article{Tateishi1980ExperimentalTO,
  title={Experimental transmission of human subacute spongiform encephalopathy to small rodents},
  author={Jun Tateishi and Yoshinari Sato and Hideo Nagara and J. W. Boellaard},
  journal={Acta Neuropathologica},
  year={1980},
  volume={53},
  pages={161-163}
}
Spongiform encephalopathy was transmitted to mice from a patient belonging to the “Sch” family with Gerstmann-Sträussler-Scheinker's disease (GSS). Incubation periods in the first passage were much shorter than those in mice infected with Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. Clinical and pathologic findings of mice infected with both disease were almost identical… CONTINUE READING