What is a prion?
A brain molecule that changes its shape and starts to infect the cells around it. Nobody knows why it becomes infectious or why it changes shape. But researchers are trying to find the answers.
Join Jay Ingram for an engaging discussion about the challenges posed by prion diseases, such as bovine spongiform encephalopathy and chronic wasting disease, that affect industries, animals and people every day.
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7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. - Lecture
8:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. - Reception with refreshments