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6th CJD Family Conference

Saturday, July 12th 2008

First Session

  • Introduction
  • Prions
  • Prion Vaccination
  • A review of human prion disease treatment
  • Doxycycline treatment in Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
  • Doxycycline treatment as a therapeutic approach in Creutzfeldt-Jakob-Disease
  • An Update on the First U.S. Treatment Trial for Sporadic Jakob-Creutzfeldt Disease (sCJD)

Second Session

  • National Prion Disease Pathology Surveillance Center
  • Surveillance Center Reports: the UK
  • CJD in Germany
  • A decade of prospective CJD surveillance in Canada
  • CJD Surveillance in Mexico

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Sunday, July 13th 2008

First Session

  • Comparative study of prion strains associated with iatrogenic and sporadic CJD
  • The centers for Disease Control and Prevention Report: Prion Disease Activities at CDC

Second Session

  • The CJD Support Group Network - Australia
  • A.I.En.P
  • Familial CJD and the Caregiver Journey
  • CJD Support of Japan
  • National CJD Care Co-ordinator

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