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Could type 2 diabetes be transmissible?

New research finds a mechanism in type 2 diabetes that is similar to a group of transmissible neurodegenerative disorders called prion disorders. Source:

New blood test for prion disease looks promising

A new biochemical test that detects prions in blood shows promise for early, pre-symptom diagnosis of vCJD and improving safety of blood supply. Source: