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Regulating Factors of PrPres Glycosylation in Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease - Implications for the Dissemination and the Diagnosis of Human Prion Strains

  • Etienne Levavasseur,

    Affiliation: INSERM, Avenir Team - Human Prion Diseases, Paris, France

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  • Isabelle Laffont-Proust,

    Affiliation: INSERM, Avenir Team - Human Prion Diseases, Paris, France

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  • Émilie Morain,

    Affiliation: INSERM, Avenir Team - Human Prion Diseases, Paris, France

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  • Baptiste A. Faucheux,

    Affiliations: INSERM, Avenir Team - Human Prion Diseases, Paris, France, APHP, R. Escourolle Neuropathology Laboratory, Paris, France

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  • Nicolas Privat,

    Affiliation: INSERM, Avenir Team - Human Prion Diseases, Paris, France

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  • Katell Peoc'h,

    Affiliation: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Department, Lariboisière Hospital, Paris, France

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  • Véronique Sazdovitch,

    Affiliations: INSERM, Avenir Team - Human Prion Diseases, Paris, France, APHP, R. Escourolle Neuropathology Laboratory, Paris, France

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  • Jean-Philippe Brandel,

    Affiliation: INSERM, Avenir Team - Human Prion Diseases, Paris, France

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  • Jean-Jacques Hauw,

    Affiliations: APHP, R. Escourolle Neuropathology Laboratory, Paris, France, InVS, French National Center of Reference for Unconventional Transmissible Agents, Paris, France

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  • Stéphane Haïk mail

    haik@chups.jussieu.fr

    Affiliations: INSERM, Avenir Team - Human Prion Diseases, Paris, France, APHP, R. Escourolle Neuropathology Laboratory, Paris, France, InVS, French National Center of Reference for Unconventional Transmissible Agents, Paris, France

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  • Published: July 30, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0002786

About the Authors

Etienne Levavasseur, Isabelle Laffont-Proust, Émilie Morain, Baptiste A. Faucheux, Nicolas Privat, Véronique Sazdovitch, Jean-Philippe Brandel, Stéphane Haïk
INSERM, Avenir Team - Human Prion Diseases, Paris, France
Baptiste A. Faucheux, Véronique Sazdovitch, Jean-Jacques Hauw, Stéphane Haïk
APHP, R. Escourolle Neuropathology Laboratory, Paris, France
Jean-Jacques Hauw, Stéphane Haïk
InVS, French National Center of Reference for Unconventional Transmissible Agents, Paris, France
Katell Peoc'h
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Department, Lariboisière Hospital, Paris, France

Corresponding Author

Email: haik@chups.jussieu.fr

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: EL ILP SH. Performed the experiments: EL ILP M KP. Analyzed the data: EL ILP BF JJH SH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: NP KP VS JPB JJH SH. Wrote the paper: EL ILP BF KP JPB JJH SH.