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- Pulawski, Wojciech; Ghoshdastider, Umesh; Andrisano, Vincenza; Filipek, Slawomir
- Applied biochemistry and biotechnology 2012 v.166 no.7 pp. 1626-1643
- amyloid; durability; industrial applications; mechanical properties; prions
- ... The common view of amyloids and prion proteins is that they are associated with many currently incurable diseases and present a great danger to an organism. This danger comes from the fact that not only prion proteins, but also the infectious form(s) of amyloids, as it has been shown recently, are able to transmit the disease. On the other hand, organisms take advantage of the strength and durabil ...
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