Hydrophobic Peptide Segments in Soluble Proteins Competent For Membrane Insertion: Role in Amyloidogenesis

  • Fiona Cunningham
  • Arianna Rath
  • Charles M Deber
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (volume 611)


Circular Dichroism Membrane Insertion Protein Conformation Change Amyloidogenic Region Apolar Environment 
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Funded, in part, by a grant to CMD from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). FC and AR hold awards from the CIHR Strategic Training Programs.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fiona Cunningham
    • 1
    • 2
  • Arianna Rath
    • 1
  • Charles M Deber
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Molecular Structure & Function, Research InstituteHospital for Sick ChildrenTorontoCanada
  2. 2.Department of BiochemistryUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada

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