By Ronald Wetzel, Indu Kheterpal
The facility of polypeptides to shape however folded, polymeric buildings resembling amyloids and comparable aggregates is being more and more famous as a huge new frontier in protein examine. This new quantity of tools in Enzymology besides half B (volume 412) on Amyloid, Prions and different Protein Aggregates proceed within the culture of the 1st quantity (309) in containing distinctive protocols and methodological insights, supplied via leaders within the box, into the most recent equipment for investigating the buildings, mechanisms of formation, and organic actions of this significant type of protein assemblies.
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Amyloid, Prions, and Other Protein Aggregates, Part C by Ronald Wetzel, Indu Kheterpal