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4850 x 3638 pixels
41.1 x 30.7 cm ⏐ 16.2 x 12.1 in (300dpi)
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Prion, computer artwork. Prions are proteins that have been misfolded during protein synthesis. They act as infectious agents and are responsible for several diseases (called prion diseases) such as Kuru or Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease (CJD) in humans, and Scrapie or bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) in animals.
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