Protein Aggregation and Human Disorders
Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
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How to Cite
Moir, R. D. and Tanzi, R. E. 2006. Protein Aggregation and Human Disorders. eLS. .
- Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
The deposition of insoluble proteinaceous material is a distinct pathological process associated with a broad range of disparate diseases. Modulating the self-aggregation of the proteins that form these deposits has emerged as a major therapeutic strategy for disease treatment.
- polyglutamine repeat