Gajdusek, Daniel Carleton
Published Online: 19 APR 2001
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Sankaran, N. 2001. Gajdusek, Daniel Carleton. eLS. .
- Published Online: 19 APR 2001
1923– American physician and medical researcher, whose pioneering research led the way to understanding the mechanisms underlying neurodegenerative diseases such as kuru, Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease and scrapie.
- spongiform encephalopathy;
- Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease