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Title The functional fold : amyloid structures in nature / Suzi Jarvis, Anika Mostaert, editors
Published Singapore : Pan Stanford Pub., 2012
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 176 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents 1. The world of functional amyloid -- 2. Hagfish slime threads -- 3. Fungal fibrils : application of the amyloid polymer structure by fungi -- 4. Silkmoth chorion : a natural protective amyloid -- 5. Spider silk -- 6. Yeast prions : their assembly into protein fibrils and the role of assembly modulators -- 7. Curli extracellular matrix -- 8. Amyloid-based natural adhesives and cements -- 9. Mammalian functional amyloid -- 10. Unfolding the future
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Amyloid.
Biochemistry.
Amyloid.
Biochemistry.
Form Electronic book
Author Jarvis, Suzi.
Mostaert, Anika.
ISBN 9789814267403
9789814267625
9814267406
9814267627