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Table 1 Clinical and pathological features.

From: Transmission of sheep-bovine spongiform encephalopathy to pigs

Animal id. Incubation period (weeks) Euthanasia date (weeks) Clinical Signs NPC PrPSc PrPres
P-1 96 116 Present-Dull form Present Present Present
P-2 109 132 Present-Dull form Present Present Present
P-3 96 115 Present-Dull form Present Present Present
P-4 109 131 Present-Dull form Present Present Present
P-5 77 90 Present-Dull form Present Present Present
P-6 109 131 Present-Aggressiveness Present Present Present
P-7   42 Absent Absent Absent Absent
P-8     Absent Absent Absent
  1. Animal identification number, incubation period, euthanasia date, clinical signs, neuropathological changes (NPC) as determined by hematoxylin-eosin (HE) staining, presence of PrPSc (immunohistochemistry) and presence of PrPres in CNS samples (Western blot).