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By On May 23rd, 2014

Prion-Like Proteins Attributed To Development of Alzheimer’s Disease and Others

The most recent theory about disorders which attack the brain and spinal column received significant support this week from scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. The theory proposes that these disorders should be attributed to proteins that behave like prions, which are essentially copies of normal proteins that have been corrupted…

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