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Environmental Contamination Fueling Neuorlogical Disease

Prion Pathogen Threatens Mammals Norway confirmed its first cases of mad cow disease in history last week (it subsequently found prion disease in reindeer), while Canada confirmed yet another case in Alberta today.┬áIt’s the first case to be reported in … Continue reading

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Biosolids, Reclaimed Wastewater Spreading Brain Disease

Sewage Sludge Contaminating Watersheds New research confirms that people and animals dying of prion disease are contaminating the environment around them with a deadly protein in their bodily fluids. Claudio Soto, PhD, professor of neurology and director of the George … Continue reading

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