The BRICHOS Domain : Its Proproteins and Functions

This Brief summarizes the current research on the novel BRICHOS domain, which is a chaperone domain found in a variety of proteins and is shown to exhibit anti-amyloidogenic chaperone-like functions. The BRICHOS domain is defined from sequence similarities, lacks established physiological function(s...

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Main Authors: Presto, Jenny, Johansson, Jan (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2015, 2015
Edition:1st ed. 2015
Series:Protein Folding and Structure
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction to BRICHOS Superfamily
  • BRICHOS in proSP-C
  • Proteins with a BRICHOS Domain
  • Aβ Amyloid Formation in Alzheimer's disease
  • In vivo Effect of BRICHOS on Aβ Aggregation and Toxicity