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Enzymes and activation Bacteria, viruses and cells work with enzymes. These help with getting things into and out of the 'organisms', among many other things they do. These enzymes can be used to identify the organisms as foreign organisms or your own. The pathogen could mimic those enzymes, or hide inside some cells in the lymph nodes. This can be in the ...


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Since the way to kill the bacteria/virus is to boil it, then you will need to boil Europa. There is one caveat to the problem (and indeed that might even make the problem go away): the vapour from the boiling oceans cannot be allowed to escape, since there is a slim possibility to carry the infectious material into space. Step one: surround Europa with a ...


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Alzheimer's is characterized by the degeneration of gray matter (the outermost layer of your brain); so, by the time you get that far, those will be the symptoms you observe... that said, our behaviors are not guided by our brain alone. While our brain is where the thinking happens, most of what we feel comes from our endocrine system. You Adrenal glands ...


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Closest real neurological disorder to the state of being an eldritch entity? There are some animals that have become eldritch matter, and when they do they survive (...) Ok, so far so good. (...), and become and eldritch entity, a creature that defies the laws of physics but in return has no neurological function because their neurons are not able to be ...


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I'm going to assume that, since the rest of the body is Eldritch Matter, the rest of the life functions are somehow intact and the brain can survive in its current configuration. Neurodegenerative diseases (ND) are typically categorized by the damage to the brain, but usually not in the way we're discussing here. As opposed to actually destroying and ...


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The disease itself is a virus or bacteria that can survive vacuum indefinitely, but which, like everything else, cannot survive being boiled. (By which I mean temperatures exceeding 100 degrees Celsius for any significant length of time.) Boil Europa then. She's really small, just 3.09×107 km2. If you have drones that can scorch a square click each (with ...


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The affected person would die long before neurodegeneration begins. The human body depends on the harmonious interaction of many different complex systems and intricate organs. If the lower portion of the human body is affected before their brain, many of these vital processes would quickly cease to function, resulting in death. Take the circulatory system, ...


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