- A sensitive and quantitative assay for normal PrP in plasmaLuisa Gregori
Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, United States
J Virol Methods 149:251-9. 2008..This is a novel and sensitive assay for the detection of PrP in plasma that could be developed into a platform for a plasma-based TSE test...
- Reduction of transmissible spongiform encephalopathy infectivity from human red blood cells with prion protein affinity ligandsLuisa Gregori
Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System, VA Medical Center, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
Transfusion 46:1152-61. 2006..A follow-up experiment is in progress to test whether endogenous blood-borne infectivity is also reduced...
- Reduction in infectivity of endogenous transmissible spongiform encephalopathies present in blood by adsorption to selective affinity resinsLuisa Gregori
Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System, VA Medical Center, University of Maryland at Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Lancet 368:2226-30. 2006..INTERPRETATION: TSE affinity ligands, when incorporated into appropriate devices, can be used to mitigate the risks from TSE-infected blood, blood products, and other materials exposed to TSE infectivity...