Tag: Alzheimer’s disease and prions

Alzheimer’s Disease Spreads Through Bodily Fluids Neurodegenerative diseases are the fastest-growing causes of death around the world. The mismanagement of infectious waste is contributing to the epidemic. Dr. Stanley Prusiner earned a Nobel Prize in 1997 for his pioneering research on deadly prions—an infectious form of protein that connects a deadly spectrum disease calledtransmissible spongiform […]

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