Advancing Prion Science by Committee on Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies:

By Committee on Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies: Assessment of Relevant Science

Period in-between record of the Institute of Medicine's Committee on Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies: overview of proper technological know-how, convened to supply suggestion to the U.S. division of protection relating to prion illness. specializes in the learn had to enhance diagnostics for prion illnesses and discusses prion study infrastructure concerns. Softcover.

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Bovine spongiform encephalopathy: epidemiological features 1985 to 1990. Veterinary Record 130(5):90-94. Will RG, Ironside JW, Zeidler M, Cousens SN, Estibeiro K, Alperovitch A, Poser S, Pocchiari M, Hofman A, Smith PG. 1996. A new variant of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease in the UK. Lancet 347(9006):921-925. Williams ES, Miller MW. 2002. Chronic wasting disease in deer and elk in North America. Revue Scientifique et Technique 21(2):305-316. Williams ES, Young S. 1980. Chronic wasting disease of captive mule deer: a spongiform encephalopathy.

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In June 2002, IOM formed an 11-member committee supplemented by six consultants who are internationally recognized experts in prion research. The committee members were selected for their expertise in infectious disease, prion molecular biology, microbiology, neurology, epidemiology, blood banking, veterinary medicine, and food safety. The consultants provided essential technical insight. The committee evaluated information from the sponsor, peer-reviewed journal articles provided by committee staff, and presentations by invited guests with expertise relevant to TSE diagnostics (Appendix).

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