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The Prion Diseases

Prions, once dismissed as an impossibility, have now gained wide recognition as extraordinary agents that cause anumber of infectious, genetic and spontaneous disorders

January 1, 1995 — Stanley B. Prusiner

A Very Personal Problem

Now personalized genetic medicine offers tests to avoid dangerous drug reactions—yet doctors are reluctant to use them

— Dina Fine Maron

Why Do Facts Fail?

Why Do Facts Fail?

Deconstructing Denial