Corinne Lasmezas
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Corinne I. Lasmezas


Corinne Lasmezas has been studying prion diseases since 1990, with respect to the mechanisms of prion replication, pathogenesis of the disease in the living organism, zoonotic potential of bovine spongiform encephalopathy and blood-borne risk, the mechanisms of neurodegeneration and therapy. Her studies now encompass the fundamental aspects of neurodegeneration common to other protein misfolding neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer, Parkinson and Huntington's diseases.

Cell Biology Infectious Diseases Neurology Neuroscience

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The Scripps Research Institute
Immunology and Microbial Science/Neuroscience