Grass plants can bind, uptake and transport infectious prions, according to researchers.
Juliegee wrote:Thanks, Susan. Boy, I've been going down the proverbial rabbit hole with this one The prion theory has been around a long time. The idea that AD is transmittable is intriguing. Rudy Tanzi think's it's transmitted by eating meat. Given the profit-driven commercial feedlot system of meat production in the US...he may be on to something. Here's a nice overview of how the prion hypothesis has panned out from the 70s-present.
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