Journal article

Conservation of a Glycine-rich Region in the Prion Protein Is Required for Uptake of Prion Infectivity

Christopher F Harrison, Victoria A Lawson, Bradley M Coleman, Yong-Sun Kim, Colin L Masters, Roberto Cappai, Kevin J Barnham, Andrew F Hill

Journal of Biological Chemistry | AMER SOC BIOCHEMISTRY MOLECULAR BIOLOGY INC | Published : 2010

Grants

Awarded by Australian Research Council


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported in part by Australian Research Council Discovery Project Grant DP0987227 and National Health and Medical Research Council Program Grant 400202.Recipient of an Australian postgraduate award scholarship.Recipient of a University of Melbourne CR Roper fellowship.Recipient of a University of Melbourne research scholarship.Recipient of a National Health and Medical Research Council senior research fellowship.Recipient of National Health and Medical Research Council career development award (Level 2). A shareholder in and consultant to D-Gen Limited, an academic spin-out company working in the field of prion disease diagnosis, therapeutics, and decontamination. D-Gen markets the ICSM18 antibody used in this study.