BSE animal vaccine created

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Researchers at the New York University School of Medicine have developed the first active vaccine that can significantly delay — and possibly prevent — the onset of a brain disease in mice that is similar to bovine spongiform encephalopathy.  The vaccine demonstrates that active immunization can protect a significant percentage of animals from developing symptoms of prion disease, and this is considered to be a huge breakthrough.

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Link to: www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2005/05/050514111648.htm

 



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