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Prion Proteins

  • Jörg Tatzelt

Part of the Topics in Current Chemistry book series (TOPCURRCHEM, volume 305)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Sarah Lloyd, Simon Mead, John Collinge
    Pages 1-22
  3. Michael A. Tranulis, Sylvie L. Benestad, Thierry Baron, Hans Kretzschmar
    Pages 23-50
  4. Sabine Gilch, Nandini Chitoor, Yuzuru Taguchi, Melissa Stuart, Jean E. Jewell, Hermann M. Schätzl
    Pages 51-77
  5. Glenn C. Telling
    Pages 79-99
  6. Ulrike K. Resenberger, Konstanze F. Winklhofer, Jörg Tatzelt
    Pages 101-119
  7. Christina D. Orrú, Byron Caughey
    Pages 121-133
  8. Witold K. Surewicz, Marcin I. Apostol
    Pages 135-167
  9. David Westaway, Nathalie Daude, Serene Wohlgemuth, Paul Harrison
    Pages 225-256
  10. Mick F. Tuite, Ricardo Marchante, Vitaly Kushnirov
    Pages 257-298
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 299-302

About this book

Introduction

Genetics of Prion Disease, by S. Lloyd, S. Mead and J. Collinge.- Atypical Prion Diseases in Humans and Animals, by M. A. Tranulis, S. L. Benestad, T. Baron and H. Kretzschmar.- Chronic Wasting Disease, by S. Gilch, N. Chitoor, Y. Taguchi, M. Stuart, J. E. Jewell and H. M. Schätzl.- Transgenic Mouse Models and Prion Strains, by G. C. Telling.- Neuroprotective and Neurotoxic Signaling by the Prion Protein, by U. K. Resenberger, K. F. Winklhofer and J. Tatzelt.- Prion Seeded Conversion and Amplification Assays, by C. D. Orrú and B. Caughey.- Prion Protein and Its Conformational Conversion: A Structural Perspective, by W. K. Surewicz and M. I. Apostol.- Molecular Dynamics as an Approach to Study Prion Protein Misfolding and the Effect of Pathogenic Mutations, by M.W. van der Kamp and V. Daggett.- Chemical Biology of Prion Protein: Tools to Bridge the In Vitro/Vivo Interface, by R. Seidel and M. Engelhard.- The PrP-Like Proteins Shadoo and Doppel, by D. Westaway, N. Daude, S. Wohlgemuth and P. Harrison.- Fungal Prions: Structure, Function and Propagation, by M. F. Tuite, R. Marchante and V. Kushnirov.

Keywords

CJD CJD Chronic wasting disease Chronic wasting disease Fungal proteins Fungal proteins Neuroprotective signaling Neuroprotective signaling Neurotoxic signaling Neurotoxic signaling Prion disease Prion disease Prion protein misfolding Prion protein misfolding Prion seeded conversion Prion seeded conversion Shadoo and Doppel Shadoo and Doppel

Editors and affiliations

  • Jörg Tatzelt
    • 1
  1. 1.Adolf-Butenandt-Institute, Abt. BiochemieUniversität MünchenMünchenGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-24067-6
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-24066-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-24067-6
  • Series Print ISSN 0340-1022
  • Series Online ISSN 1436-5049
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