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PrP amyloid plaques in Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease of short duration: immunohistochemical studies of 5 cases from Poland.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1684757     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report here PrP-immunohistochemistry performed on brains from CJD cases from Poland. Only one of five definitive CJD cases exhibited typical PrP-immunoreactive kuru-like plaques and this was case of a short duration. We thus confirm the low frequency of PrP plaques in CJD of Eastern and Central European origin.
P P Liberski; H Kwiecinski; M Barcikowska; B Mirecka; J Kulczycki; E Kida; P Brown; D C Gajdusek
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of epidemiology     Volume:  7     ISSN:  0393-2990     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur. J. Epidemiol.     Publication Date:  1991 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-02-10     Completed Date:  1992-02-10     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8508062     Medline TA:  Eur J Epidemiol     Country:  ITALY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  505-10     Citation Subset:  IM    
Dept. Oncology, Medical Academy Lodz, Poland.
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MeSH Terms
Brain / metabolism*
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Syndrome / epidemiology,  metabolism*
Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker Disease / metabolism
Middle Aged
Poland / epidemiology
PrPSc Proteins
Prions / metabolism*
Reg. No./Substance:
0/PrPSc Proteins; 0/Prions

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