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Volume 2015, Article ID 396791, 9 pages
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Sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease: Prion Pathology in Medulla Oblongata—Possible Routes of Infection and Host Susceptibility

1Neuropathology Research, Biomedical Research Institute of New Jersey, Cedar Knolls, NJ 07960, USA
2Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
3Department of Neurological and Movement Sciences, Neurology and Neuropathology Unit, University of Verona, Policlinico G.B. Rossi, Piazzale L.A. Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy

Received 13 March 2015; Revised 15 May 2015; Accepted 24 June 2015

Academic Editor: Elena Orlova

Copyright © 2015 Diego Iacono et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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