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The Resource Madness and memory : the discovery of prions--a new biological principle of disease, Stanley B. Prusiner

Madness and memory : the discovery of prions--a new biological principle of disease, Stanley B. Prusiner

Label
Madness and memory : the discovery of prions--a new biological principle of disease
Title
Madness and memory
Title remainder
the discovery of prions--a new biological principle of disease
Statement of responsibility
Stanley B. Prusiner
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Prusiner, Stanley B.
Dewey number
  • 610.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R690
LC item number
.P78 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2014 G-496
  • WZ 100
  • WZ 100
NLM item number
P972m 2014
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prusiner, Stanley B
  • Physicians
  • Prions
  • Prion diseases
Label
Madness and memory : the discovery of prions--a new biological principle of disease, Stanley B. Prusiner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-282) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Growing up -- The beginning of an odyssey -- A plethora of theories -- The scrapie race -- Dr. America and the trembling cannibals -- The battle for tenure -- What's in a name? -- Lost in the Pacific fog -- The amyloid story -- Finding the gene -- Jousting with the press -- Deciphering human prion diseases -- What's in a shape? -- Turf battles -- Mad cow and other prion strains -- Stockholm -- The third judgment of Paris -- Epilogue : the quest for therapeutics
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 320 pages
Isbn
9780300191141
Lccn
2013041191
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn861470606
  • 1422205
  • (OCoLC)861470606
Label
Madness and memory : the discovery of prions--a new biological principle of disease, Stanley B. Prusiner
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-282) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Growing up -- The beginning of an odyssey -- A plethora of theories -- The scrapie race -- Dr. America and the trembling cannibals -- The battle for tenure -- What's in a name? -- Lost in the Pacific fog -- The amyloid story -- Finding the gene -- Jousting with the press -- Deciphering human prion diseases -- What's in a shape? -- Turf battles -- Mad cow and other prion strains -- Stockholm -- The third judgment of Paris -- Epilogue : the quest for therapeutics
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 320 pages
Isbn
9780300191141
Lccn
2013041191
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn861470606
  • 1422205
  • (OCoLC)861470606

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