Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Prion - An Overview

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Academic Editor

Yusuf Tutar

University of Health Sciences

PublishedMarch 8th, 2017

Doi10.5772/63289

ISBN978-953-51-3002-4

Print ISBN978-953-51-3001-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-7349-6

Copyright year2017

Number of pages238

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Table of Contents

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1. Classical and Atypical Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy: Epidemiology, Pathogenesis and Diagnosis

By Barbara Iulini, Elena Vallino Costassa, Cristiano Corona, Daniela Meloni, Alessandra Favole, Maria Mazza, Maria Caramelli, Cristiana Maurella and Cristina Casalone

1,983
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3. Structure-Property Relationship of Amyloidogenic Prion Nanofibrils

By Myeongsang Lee, Hyunsung Choi, Jae In Kim, Gwonchan Yoon and Sungsoo Na

1,123
5. Molecular Signature in Human and Animal Prion Disorders

By Michele Fiorini, Matilde Bongianni and Gianluigi Zanusso

1,474
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6. Disruption of Metal Homeostasis and the Pathogenesis of Prion Diseases

By Masahiro Kawahara, Ken‐ichiro Tanaka and Dai Mizuno

1,538
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7. Immunobiology of Prion Diseases

By Konstantinos Xanthopoulos, Dimitra Dafou, Eirini Kanata and Theodoros Sklaviadis

1,323
8. Genetic Resistance to Prion Diseases

By Yalçın Yaman and Cemal Ün

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9. Neurobehavioral Testing in Prion Disease Studies

By Davis M. Seelig, Michael A. Benneyworth and Damani N. Bryant

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