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Misshapen proteins seen as culprit in Alzheimer's

...suggests illnesses as diverse as Alzheimer's, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease and adult-onset diabetes are caused by proteins...categorize as protein deposition diseases. In Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease - a degenerative brain disorder that resembles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/05/tec_336900.shtml
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Researchers link consumption of squirrel brains to lethal disorder

...of Kentucky worry that Creutzfeldt- Jakob Disease, which can kill humans...suspected as a cause of Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease. Joseph Berger, Erick...been diagnosed as having Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease. All of them reported...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/31/tec_213952.shtml
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Researchers link consumption of squirrel brains to lethal disorder

...of Kentucky worry that Creutzfeldt- Jakob Disease, which can kill humans...suspected as a cause of Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease. Joseph Berger, Erick...been diagnosed as having Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease. All of them reported...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/30/tec_213896.shtml
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Mad cow disease deaths up in 1998

...finding. The new variant of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD), an incurable...report from the National Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Surveillance Unit, based...deaths from all forms of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease declined from 79 in Britain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/20/tec_256792.shtml
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British announce measures to protect blood

...believe such cells carry the brain-wasting Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. "It is better to be safe than sorry," said...said three of the 25 known British victims of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease were blood donors, although it is not known...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/18/tec_233738.shtml
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Rare brain disorder suspected

...a patient who appeared to be suffering from Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, spokeswoman Erica Cline said Friday. Samples...Stroke. An acquired form of it called variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease is believed to be linked to eating meat from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/04/met_517190.shtml
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Human mad cow infection may be more widespread

...a milder form of the illness. Since variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease was first identified in 1996, little has been...Ironside, director of Britain's national Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease surveillance unit, which did the study. In...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/07/liv_424567.shtml
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Mad cow disease cases increase

...this week in The Lancet medical journal, are part of scientists' effort to determine the scope of variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease, a fatal brain-wasting disease. They are struggling to make accurate predictions about how large the epidemic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/04/tec_294267.shtml
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Emory warns of possible exposure to brain disease

...Although they called the risk of contracting Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease "remote," officials are notifying 98 brain...naturally occurring, or sporadic, form of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease - not the variant form caused by eating infected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/02/met_430154.shtml
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Fear of disease cancels surgery

...always fatal disorder called Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. Experts consulted at...but the concern was not Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease," Dr. Caruana said...take precautions against Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD), a rare dementia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/12/met_439693.shtml
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