Search for dissertations about: "Xiaoting Yang"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Xiaoting Yang.

  1. 1. Amyloid beta aggregation kinetics : The role of intrinsic and extrinsic factors

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Science, Department of Biochemistry and Structural Biology

    Author : Xiaoting Yang; [2016]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Alzheimer s disease; Abeta; aggregation; kinetics; secondary nucleation;

    Abstract : Cerebral senile plaque is one of the main pathologies of Alzheimer's disease (AD). The amyloid cascade hypothesis suggests that the aggregation of amyloid beta (Abeta) peptide is involved in the pathogenesis of AD, which is supported by the fact that Abeta overexpression or production of more aggregation-prone variants lead to early-onset dementia. READ MORE