On the Question of Sporadic or Atypical Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy and Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
Paul Brown* , Lisa M. McShane†, Gianluigi Zanusso‡, and Linda Detwiler§
Author affiliations: *Bethesda, Maryland, USA; †National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA; ‡University of Verona, Verona, Italy,; §Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, College Park, Maryland, USA
Figure 3. Representation of Western blots of PrPTSE patterns of typical bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) and the 2 major types of atypical BSE. M.W., molecular weight in kilodaltons; L type, atypical "light" pattern; H type, atypical "heavy" pattern.
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