Common benzothiazole and benzoxazole fluorescent DNA intercalators for studying Alzheimer Aβ1-42 and prion amyloid peptides
Steingrimur Stefansson, Daniel L Adams, and Cha-Mei Tang
Amyloids are fibrillar protein aggregates associated with a number of neurodegenerative pathologies including Alzheimer and Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease. The study of amyloids is usually based on fluorescence with the dye thioflavin-T.
Bruno M. Fonseca, Ming Tien, Mario Rivera, Liang Shi, and Ricardo O. Louro
Specific isotopic labeling of hemes provides a unique opportunity to characterize the structure and function of heme-proteins.