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Infectious Prion Proteins Detected In The Eyelid In People With Rare Brain Diseases

Researchers found misfolded prion proteins in the eyes of 11 patients diagnosed with Creutzfeldt-Jakob's disease. The discovery caused concern about…

Researchers found misfolded prion proteins in the eyes of 11 patients diagnosed with Creutzfeldt-Jakob’s disease. The discovery caused concern about possible infection from eye test equipment and cadaveric corneal transplants. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease
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