Brain Disease Blood Test

New research from Cambridge University could be key to the development of a new blood test to prevent the spread of a deadly disease. Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease or CJD is the human form of Mad Cow Disease, which, although no longer present in British cattle, could be dormant in the UK’s blood supply. Researchers believe their study using genetically modified fruit flies could help to develop a blood test for humans.

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