Resources

  • References


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    Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
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    Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease fact sheet. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke website. Available at:
    http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/cjd/detail%5Fcjd.htm. Updated June 6, 2013. Accessed June 27, 2013.


    Dawidowska K. Where’s the (safe) beef?
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    Hill AF, Butterworth RJ, Joiner S, et al. Investigation of variant Creutzfeld-Jakob disease and other human prion diseases with tonsil biopsy samples.
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    Moo-ve over, beef burgers: EN finds many alternatives.
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  • Resources

    Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Foundation, Inc.

    http://www.cjdfoundation.org

    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

    http://www.ninds.nih.gov

  • Canadian Resources

    Public Health Agency of Canada

    http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca