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Amyloid Proteins

Known as: Amyloid Protein, Proteins, Amyloidogenic, Amyloidogenic Proteins 
An insoluble, fibrous aggregate of misfolded proteins or protein fragments. These fibrillar structures usually exhibit a cross-beta-sheet… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Alzheimer disease is a major cause of cognitive failure, and a pathogenically related but more subtle process accounts for many… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Alzheimer's disease constitutes a rising threat to public health. Despite extensive research in cellular and animal models… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Amyloid--a fibrillar, cross beta-sheet quaternary structure--was first discovered in the context of human disease and tissue… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Amyloid plaques are a neuropathological hallmark of Alzheimer's disease (AD), but their relationship to neurodegeneration and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Genetic causes of Alzheimer's disease (AD) include mutations in the amyloid precursor protein (APP), presenilin 1 (PS1), and… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
  • John Hardy
  • Trends in Neurosciences
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 36071618
Various mutations in the amyloid protein precursor and presenilin genes can lead to early onset, autosomal Alzheimer's disease. A… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Several variants of the beta amyloid protein, differing only at their carboxy terminus (beta 1-39, beta 1-40, beta 1-42, and beta… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
We have purified and characterized the cerebral amyloid protein that forms the plaque core in Alzheimer disease and in aged… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
A purified protein derived from the twisted beta-pleated sheet fibrils in cerebrovascular amyloidosis associated with Alzheimer's… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
The cerebrovascular amyloid protein from a case of adult Down's syndrome was isolated and purified. Amino acid sequence analysis… Expand
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