The Functional Fold: Amyloid Structures in Nature by Suzi Jarvis,Anika Mostaert

By Suzi Jarvis,Anika Mostaert

Bringing jointly a large choice of examples of practical amyloid in one quantity, this publication explores the significance of amyloid fibrils in fungi, micro organism, algae, invertebrate, and vertebrate animals for offering environmental defense, structural integrity, and regulating biochemical procedures. It highlights a number of the striking examples of practical amyloid chanced on thus far. It offers an exhilarating viewpoint for the research of amyloid deposits as very important and worthy protein constructions frequent in nature.

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