Creutzfeldt-Jacob Disease

Michael Jack mij at
Thu Nov 12 09:23:59 EST 1998

On Thu, 12 Nov 1998 08:26:40 -0500, Rich Dudley <rdudley+ at>


>The guy who first put forth this theory is Stanley Pruisner (sp?).  He won the
>Nobel Proze last year, and you can find a walth of info searching for "prion" on
>the web.

Stanley B. Prusiner. The following page has more info on Prusiner &
prions, including a Shockwave animation explaining some of the details
in the conversion from normal to scrapie prion protein:

Michael Jack, M.Sc. Chem Eng.
IT-efteruddannelse (in Danish)                   mailto:michael at

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