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PrP Assay Correlates With Bioassay; WHO Calls For TSE Reference Materials

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

Clearance of protease-resistant prion proteins (PrP-SC or PrP-RES) appears to correlate with clearance of transmissible spongiform encephalopathy (TSE) infection, Bayer pathogen safety researcher Douglas Lee, PhD, reported at FDA's Sept. 13-14 International Workshop on Clearance of TSE Agents from Blood Products.

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