By David R. Brown

This ebook describes the newest learn on neurodegenerative ailment and metal-binding proteins. It lays powerful emphasis on biochemistry and mobile biology. The ailments lined within the e-book contain Parkinson's ailment, Alzheimer's illness, prion sickness, and ALS. The chapters individually learn such concerns as mechanisms of steel binding, metal-induced structural adjustments in proteins, changes in mobile steel metabolism in illness, and makes an attempt at a healing method in keeping with protein steel binding.

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