Select tissue mineralconcentrations and chronic wasting disease status in mule deer from north-central Colorado

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Wolfe, Lisa L.; Conner, Mary M.; Bedwell, Cathy L.; Lukacs, Paul M.; Miller, Michael W.;
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  • Subject: mule deer | copper (Cu) | Chronic wasting disease (CWD) | prion | Environmental Sciences | Odocoileus hemionus | manganese (Mn) | molybdenum (Mo) | trace mineral
    mesheuropmc: animal diseases

Trace mineral imbalances have been suggested as having a causative or contributory role in chronic wasting disease (CWD), a prion disease of several North American cervid species. To begin exploring relationships between tissue mineral concentrations and CWD in natural ... View more
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