Funding for this research was provided by:
Genome Canada (GC-LSARP)
Department of Defense National Prion Research Program (DAMD17-03-1-0294)
Alberta Prion Research Institute (PEX13004)
Received: 1 October 2018
Accepted: 22 January 2019
First Online: 4 February 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Experiments involving deer sampled in the present study were conducted in strict accordance with the recommendations in the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals of the National Institutes of Health. The protocol was approved by the School of Veterinary Medicine Animal Care and Use Committee at the University of Wisconsin (Permit Number: V910). Details of CWD oral challenge have been previously published [CitationRef removed].
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