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PLoS Pathogens is exhibiting at Prion 2008, Madrid, Spain

PLoS Pathogens is getting ready for Prion 2008 (Madrid, Spain, October 8-10), where you’ll find us at Booth 6 in the exhibition area of the Auditorium Hotel.

Here is just a sample of some Prion research articles published in PLoS Pathogens:

BSE Case Associated with Prion Protein Gene Mutation by Richt JA, Hall SM.

Prion protein amino acid determinants of differential susceptibility and molecular feature of prion strains in mice and voles by Agrimi U, Nonno R, Dell’Omo G, Di Bari MA, Conte M, Chiappini B, Esposito E, Di Guardo G, Windl O, Vaccari G, Lipp HP.

In vitro and in vivo neurotoxicity of prion protein oligomers by Simoneau S, Rezaei H, Salès N, Kaiser-Schulz G, Lefebvre-Roque M, Vidal C, Fournier JG, Comte J, Wopfner F, Grosclaude J, Schätzl H, Lasmézas CI.

Oral transmissibility of prion disease is enhanced by binding to soil particles by Johnson CJ, Pedersen JA, Chappell RJ, McKenzie D, Aiken JM.

Accumulation of pathological prion protein PrPSc in the skin of animals with experimental and natural scrapie by Thomzig A, Schulz-Schaeffer W, Wrede A, Wemheuer W, Brenig B, Kratzel C, Lemmer K, Beekes M.

In addition, PLoS Pathogens also commissions Reviews and Opinion pieces of interest to the community.

Visit our booth and you can meet the team—PLoS Pathogens team member Mary Kohut and Evie Browne will answer your questions about PLoS, Open Access, the NIH Public Access Policy, and publishing your work in PLoS Pathogens. They will be joined on the booth (Thursday, 1-2.20pm) by editorial board member David Westaway, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada who may also be there at other times as and when his schedule permits.

We've also got some cool giveaways for those of you that come and visit the PLoS booth:

T-Shirts—PLoS Pathogens will be giving away t-shirts to delegates who sign up to receive free e-mail content alerts. This shirt with its unique design is only available to the wider public at this event, so be sure to stop by, sign up, and claim yours while stocks last.

Buttons/Badges—designed for our authors, Editorial Board members, readers, and supporters.

Fact Sheets—that showcase the Editorial Board and top papers.

Postcards—to remind yourself and your colleagues why you should publish in PLoS Pathogens.

We look forward to welcoming Prion 2008 delegates to our booth.

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