Tubulovesicular structures are a consistent (and unexplained) finding in the brains of humans with prion diseases.

@article{Liberski2008TubulovesicularSA,
  title={Tubulovesicular structures are a consistent (and unexplained) finding in the brains of humans with prion diseases.},
  author={Pawel P. Liberski and Beata Sikorska and J. Hauw and Nicolas Kopp and Nathalie Streichenberger and Pierre Giraud and H Budka and JanW. Boellaard and Paul Hamman Brown},
  journal={Virus research},
  year={2008},
  volume={132 1-2},
  pages={
          226-8
        }
}
Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD), Gerstmann-Sträussler-Scheinker disease (GSS) and Fatal Familial Insomnia (FFI) are slow neurodegenerative disorders classified as transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSEs) or prion diseases, which appear in sporadic, hereditary or environmentally acquired forms. Tubulovesicular structures (TVS) are ultrastructural particles of unknown origin and chemical composition found in the brains of both animal and human forms of transmissible spongiform… CONTINUE READING
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