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The Origin of Prion Diseases' Deadly Spread

News   May 06, 2020 | Original story from the University of Massachusetts Amherst

 
The Origin of Prion Diseases' Deadly Spread

Yeast colonies with the prion in a shape with a larger nucleation seed (white) than can be cured (red). Credit: UMass Amherst/Serio lab

 
 
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