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Prion Diseases

Known as: Prion-Associated Disorders, Transmissible Dementia, Prion Disease 
A group of genetic, infectious, or sporadic degenerative human and animal nervous system disorders associated with abnormal PRIONS. These diseases… Expand
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2019
Review
2019
The NLRP3 inflammasome is a multimeric protein complex that initiates an inflammatory form of cell death and triggers the release… Expand
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2019
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2019
The central nervous system can respond to threat via the induction of an inflammatory response. Under normal circumstances this… Expand
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2018
Review
2018
The neuroimmune system is involved in development, normal functioning, aging, and injury of the central nervous system. Microglia… Expand
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2018
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2018
Nanosheets of transition metal dichalcogenide (TMDs), the graphene-like two-dimensional (2D) materials, exhibit a unique… Expand
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2018
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2018
A wide range of neurodegenerative diseases (NDs), including Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease, and… Expand
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2018
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2018
A hallmark event in neurodegenerative diseases (NDs) is the misfolding, aggregation, and accumulation of proteins, leading to… Expand
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2001
Review
2001
  • J. Collinge
  • Annual review of neuroscience
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  • Corpus ID: 18915904
Prion diseases are transmissible neurodegenerative conditions that include Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) in humans and bovine… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) and human Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) are among the most notable central nervous… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Epidemiological and clinicopathological studies, allied with pathological prion protein (PrPSc) analysis, strongly support the… Expand
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1991
Review
1991
Prions cause transmissible and genetic neurodegenerative diseases, including scrapie and bovine spongiform encephalopathy of… Expand