Neurodegenerative diseases: Transforming fibrils into crystals

07:42 EST 8 Nov 2017 | Science Daily

Researchers have discovered a new type of transition in protein folding: amyloid crystals formed from amyloid fibrils by a decrease in energy. The crystals are even more stable than the fibrils, which are responsible for a number of serious neurodegenerative diseases in humans.

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