Program 238

AIRDATE:07/28/07

PROMO: Research continues on "mad cow" and related prion folding diseases. With aid from Alberta Ingenuity, Dr. David Westaway and Dr. Stephen Moore are investigating the role of genomics in TSE's.

AUDIO: Download Audio (mp3 format)

ITEM:1

TITLE: Dr. David Westaway, Professor, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta and Director, Centre for Prions and Prion Folding Diseases, and Alberta Ingenuity Prion Institute Scholar
SUBJECT: #238 Prion Diseases
SYNOPSIS: Itís four years now since mad cow disease was discovered in Alberta. Since that time, a tremendous effort has gone into trying to understand the cause behind this and other prion related ailments and what can bed done to avoid them. Two scientists heading various prion research initiatives in Alberta are Dr. David Westaway and Dr. Stephen Moore.

VIEW ITEM DETAILS

ITEM:2

TITLE: Dr. Stephen Moore, Chair, Bovine Genomics, University of Alberta and Scientific Director, Alberta Prion Research Institute
SUBJECT: #238 Prion Diseases
SYNOPSIS: ..

VIEW ITEM DETAILS