DOID:649 - prion disease
Disease Ontology Definition:A brain disease that is characterized by brain damage resulting from the abnormal folding, clumping and accumulation of cellular proteins in the brain induced by prion proteins.
Synonyms: Prion disease pathway, Prion protein disease, Spongiform Encephalopathy, prion induced disorder, transmissible spongiform encephalopathy
Xenbase Genes : prnp
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Other Model Organisms: AGR, MGI, ZFIN, FlyBase, WormBase, RGD
Ontology Viewers: Disease Ontology, EMBL-EBI, OLSVis tree view, Ontobee
Parent(s): brain disease (is_a)