Possible Role of the Transglutaminases in the Pathogenesis of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Neurodegenerative Diseases

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Martin, Antonio; De Vivo, Giulia; Gentile, Vittorio;
  • Publisher: SAGE-Hindawi Access to Research
  • Journal: International Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease,volume 2,011 (issn: 2090-0252, eissn: 2090-0252)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3042675, doi: 10.4061/2011/865432
  • Subject: Geriatrics | Review Article | Neurosciences. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry | RC321-571 | Article Subject | RC952-954.6

Transglutaminases are ubiquitous enzymes which catalyze posttranslational modifications of proteins. Recently, transglutaminase-catalyzed post-translational modification of proteins has been shown to be involved in the molecular mechanisms responsible for human diseases... View more
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