Prions? CJD/BSE Connection...

Nigel Kenward mbxnjk at vax.nott.ac.uk
Wed Apr 10 10:12:56 EST 1996


Interesting note: both Creutzfeldt Jakob disease and Gerstmann Straussler Scheinker syndrome 
were first found by the people they're named after BUT apparently now the cases which were 
described wouldn't count as CJD or GSS !
Weird eh ?
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