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Prions

Known as: prion proteins, prion protein, Prions [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Small proteinaceous infectious particles which resist inactivation by procedures that modify NUCLEIC ACIDS and contain an abnormal isoform of a… 
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Recombinant mouse prion protein (recMoPrP) produced in Escherichia coli was polymerized into amyloid fibrils that represent a… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Prion diseases are infectious neurodegenerative disorders linked to the accumulation in the central nervous system of the… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Variations in prions, which cause different incubation times and deposition patterns of the prion protein isoform called PrPSc… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Epidemiological and clinicopathological studies, allied with pathological prion protein (PrPSc) analysis, strongly support the… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Strains of transmissible spongiform encephalopathies are distinguished by differing physico-chemical properties of PrPSc, the… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Prions are composed largely, if not entirely, of prion protein (PrPSc in the case of scrapie). Although the formation of PrPSc… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Review
1991
Review
1991
Prions cause transmissible and genetic neurodegenerative diseases, including scrapie and bovine spongiform encephalopathy of… 
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Purification of prions from scrapie-infected hamster brain yielded a protein that was not found in a similar fraction from…