Gil Loaiza Gerardo

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Environmental Regulation of Prions in Yeast

1. Prusiner SB (1982) Novel proteinaceous infectious particles cause scrapie. Science 216: 136–144.<p>2. Wickner RB (1994) [<i>URE3</i>] as an altered Ure2 …

PLOS Pearls: Prions

The [Het-s] Prion, an Amyloid Fold as a Cell Death Activation Trigger

1. Toyama BH, Weissman JS (2011) Amyloid structure: conformational diversity and consequences. Annu Rev Biochem 80: 557–585.<p>2. Eichner T, Radford SE …

The Evolution of Transmissible Prions: The Role of Deformed Templating

1. Collinge J (2010) Prion strain mutation and selection. Science 328: 1111–1112.<p>2. Li J, Browning S, Mahal SP, Oelschlegel AM, Weissmann C (2010) …

Biology

Five Questions on Prion Diseases

1. Aguzzi A, Weissmann C (1997) Prion research: the next frontiers. Nature 389: 795–798.<p>2. Bruce ME, Will RG, Ironside JW, McConnell I, Drummond D, …

Cross-Seeding of Misfolded Proteins: Implications for Etiology and Pathogenesis of Protein Misfolding Diseases

1. Soto C (2003) Unfolding the role of protein misfolding in neurodegenerative diseases. Nat Rev Neurosci 4: 49–60.<p>2. Jarrett JT, Lansbury PT Jr …

Dementia

Behavior of Prions in the Environment: Implications for Prion Biology

1. Prusiner SB (1982) Novel proteinaceous infectious particles cause scrapie. Science 216: 136–144.<p>2. Mathiason CK, Hays SA, Powers J, Hayes-Klug J, …

The Importance of Prions

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Generators of Phenotypic Diversity in the Evolution of Pathogenic Microorganisms

1. Rutherford SL, Lindquist S (1998) Hsp90 as a capacitor for morphological evolution. Nature 396: 336–342.<p>2. Queitsch C, Sangster TA, Lindquist S …

Biology

Mutation and Selection of Prions

1. Collinge J, Clarke AR (2007) A general model of prion strains and their pathogenicity. Science 318: 930–936.<p>2. Weissmann C (2009) Thoughts on …

The Role of Cofactors in Prion Propagation and Infectivity

1. Prusiner SB (1982) Novel proteinaceous infectious particles cause scrapie. Science 216: 136–144.<p>2. Tuite MF, Marchante R, Kushnirov V (2011) …