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Viruses 2014, 6(10), 3875-3892; doi:10.3390/v6103875

The Structure of Human Prions: From Biology to Structural Models—Considerations and Pitfalls

Department of Biochemistry and Centre for Prions and Protein Folding Diseases, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2M8, Canada
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Received: 27 August 2014 / Revised: 14 October 2014 / Accepted: 15 October 2014 / Published: 20 October 2014
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Recent Developments in the Prion Field)
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Keywords: prion; cellular prion protein; PrPC; misfolded prion protein; PrPSc; PRNP; amyloid; α-helices; β-sheets prion; cellular prion protein; PrPC; misfolded prion protein; PrPSc; PRNP; amyloid; α-helices; β-sheets
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Acevedo-Morantes, C.Y.; Wille, H. The Structure of Human Prions: From Biology to Structural Models—Considerations and Pitfalls. Viruses 2014, 6, 3875-3892.

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