Functional Amyloidogenesis and Cytotoxicity—Insights into Biology and Pathology

  title={Functional Amyloidogenesis and Cytotoxicity—Insights into Biology and Pathology},
  author={Douglas M. Fowler and J. Kelly},
  journal={PLoS Biology},
  • Douglas M. Fowler, J. Kelly
  • Published 2012
  • Biology, Medicine
  • PLoS Biology
  • Primers provide a concise introduction into an important aspect of biology highlighted by a current PLOS Biology research article. 
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    • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
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    High-resolution solid-state NMR spectroscopy of the prion protein HET-s in its amyloid conformation.
    • 101
    Molecular mechanisms of neurodegeneration in Alzheimer's disease.
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    A Yeast Prion, Mod5, Promotes Acquired Drug Resistance and Cell Survival Under Environmental Stress
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    Correlation of structural elements and infectivity of the HET-s prion
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