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ALLMedicine™ Variant Creutzfeldt-jakob Disease Center

Research & Reviews  151 results

Clearance of variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease prions in vivo by the Hsp70 disaggregase...
https://doi.org/10.1093/brain/awac144
Brain : a Journal of Neurology; Thackray AM, Lam B et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2022 - The metazoan Hsp70 disaggregase protects neurons from proteotoxicity that arises from the accumulation of misfolded protein aggregates. Hsp70 and its co-chaperones disassemble and extract polypeptides from protein aggregates for refolding or degra...

Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease and Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1169688-overview

Feb 24th, 2022 - Background Bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), also known as mad cow disease, and variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) are related disorders. [1] They belong to the family of diseases known as the transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (...

Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease and Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1169688-overview

Feb 24th, 2022 - Background Bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), also known as mad cow disease, and variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) are related disorders. [1] They belong to the family of diseases known as the transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (...

Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease and Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1169688-print

Feb 24th, 2022 - Background Bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), also known as mad cow disease, and variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) are related disorders.[1] They belong to the family of diseases known as the transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (T...

Body-first Parkinson's disease and variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease - similar or diffe...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nbd.2022.105625
Neurobiology of Disease; Woerman AL, Tamgüney G

Jan 14th, 2022 - In several neurodegenerative disorders, proteins that typically exhibit an α-helical structure misfold into an amyloid conformation rich in β-sheet content. Through a self-templating mechanism, these amyloids are able to induce additional protein ...

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News  21 results

COVID-19: SaBTO Recommendations on Use of Plasma Donations
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/932068

Jun 10th, 2020 - Recommendations from the Advisory Committee on the Safety of Blood, Tissues and Organs (SaBTO) on the use of convalescent plasma to treat COVID-19 have been published, ahead of planned clinical trials to commence this month. SaBTO said it is satis...

COVID-19: SaBTO Recommendations on Use of Plasma Donations
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/932068

Jun 10th, 2020 - Recommendations from the Advisory Committee on the Safety of Blood, Tissues and Organs (SaBTO) on the use of convalescent plasma to treat COVID-19 have been published, ahead of planned clinical trials to commence this month. SaBTO said it is satis...

Assay could make blood supply safer, groups say
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/186968/blood-banking/assay-could-make-blood-supply-safer-groups-say
HT Staff

Dec 22nd, 2016 - Claudio Soto, PhD Photo by Alex Luster with The Storyhive Two groups of researchers have reported that an assay can accurately diagnose patients with variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD), and this could allow for effective detection of prion c.

Canada reduces restrictions for blood donation
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/187187/blood-banking/canada-reduces-restrictions-blood-donation
HT Staff

Jul 25th, 2016 - Blood donation Photo by Marja Helander Canadian Blood Services has made several changes to its blood donor policies in an attempt to broaden the pool of eligible donors in the country. The agency has eliminated the upper age limit for donating blo.

A 60-Year-Old Woman With Worsening Neuropsychiatric Symptoms
https://reference.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/849321_4

Aug 12th, 2015 - Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease affects approximately 1 person per 1 million per year (approximately 250-300 new cases per year in the United States); this estimate may be low due to difficulty in diagnosing the disease. Approximately 85% of cases are s...

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