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#10508 (+4/-0)
<Oracle989> Could we treat prion diseases by introducing another, more-stable form of the protein if we found one that still worked?
<barometz> let's not underplay the potential effects of a butterfly not flapp---*chokes*
<Oracle989> barometz, Yeah, but as things go, this is pretty much the cleanest species kill we'll get
<Oracle989> Except that time we nearly got rid of smallpox
<Oracle989> Then got all sentimental about it