Chapter 26. β2Microglobulin

  1. Jean D. Sipe
  1. Thomas R. Jahn and
  2. Sheena E. Radford

Published Online: 23 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619344.ch26

Amyloid Proteins: The Beta Sheet Conformation and Disease

Amyloid Proteins: The Beta Sheet Conformation and Disease

How to Cite

Jahn, T. R. and Radford, S. E. (2005) β2Microglobulin, in Amyloid Proteins: The Beta Sheet Conformation and Disease (ed J. D. Sipe), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527619344.ch26

Editor Information

  1. 8406 North Brook Lane, Bethesda, MD 20814-2615, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 26 JUL 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527310722

Online ISBN: 9783527619344

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • microglobulin;
  • amyloid diseases;
  • clinical findings;
  • collagen;
  • macrophages

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction:Dialysis-related Amyloidosis:A Deposition Disorder of β2-Microglobulin (β2M)

  • Current Knowledge of the Mechanism of Development of DRA In Vivo

  • Structural Characteristics of Monomeric Fibril Precursor States

  • Summary and Future Implications