30. Prions

  1. Norman F. Cheville DVM, PhD, DHC

Published Online: 14 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780813810379.ch30

Ultrastructural Pathology the Comparative Cellular Basis of Disease, Second Edition

Ultrastructural Pathology the Comparative Cellular Basis of Disease, Second Edition

How to Cite

Cheville, N. F. (ed) (2009) Prions, in Ultrastructural Pathology the Comparative Cellular Basis of Disease, Second Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780813810379.ch30

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 5 JUN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813803302

Online ISBN: 9780813810379

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Keywords:

  • transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSEs);
  • The Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies;
  • Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy;
  • Chronic Wasting Disease;
  • Transmissible Mink Encephalopathy;
  • Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease;
  • Gerstmann-Sträussler-Scheinker syndrome (GSS);
  • Tubulovesicular structures (TVS);
  • fatal familial insomnia (FFI)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Prions Defined

  • The Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies