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What do prions cause?

There are a range of transmissible spongiform ensephalopathies that affect the brain or other neural tissue. Bovine spongiform encephalopathy (mad cow disease) Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease Chronic wasting disease Scrapie Feline spongiform encephalopathy Kuru Fatal familial insomnia Gerstmann-Sträussler-Scheinker syndrome

What has the author Louise Cummings written?

Louise Cummings has written: 'Rethinking the BSE crisis' -- subject(s): Transmission, Bovine spongiform encephalopathy, Science, Philosophy, Fallacies (Logic), Epidemiology, Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy, Creutzfeldt-Jakob Syndrome, Logic, Reasoning 'Transcending fallacy theory' 'Eyes Wide Open'

What is a prion disease?

A prion disease (transmissible spongiform encephalopathy) is a disease caused by prion aggregations. Some prion diseases include bovine spongiform encephalopathy (mad cow disease), kuru, scrapie, chronic wasting disease, and Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease.